Paige Turco

Actress, Ballet dancer, Bank clerk
After honing her craft in daytime dramas, Paige Turco made the leap to films plying the resourceful TV newswoman April O'Neil in "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze" in 1991. Since then, she has ... Read more »
Born: 05/17/1965 in Springfield, Massachusetts, USA

Filmography

Actor (37)

The 100 2013 - 2018 (TV Show)

Actor

Paranormal Witness 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

Person of Interest 2011 - 2013, 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

NCIS 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

NCIS: New Orleans 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Blue Bloods 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2001, 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Good Wife 2010 (Tv Show)

Actor

Damages 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Stepfather 2009 (Movie)

Jackie Kerns (Actor)

Big Shots 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Actor

The Favor 2008 (Movie)

Caroline (Actor)

The Game Plan 2007 (Movie)

Karen Kelly (Actor)

Invincible 2006 (Movie)

Carol Vermeil (Actor)

Rescue Me 2006 (Tv Show)

Actor

Rhinoceros Eyes 2004 (Movie)

Fran (Actor)

The Agency 2001 - 2003 (TV Show)

Actor

Astoria 2002 (Movie)

Elena (Actor)

Dead Dog 2001 (Movie)

Perri (Actor)

R2PC: Road to Park City 2001 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Fugitive 2000 - 2001 (TV Show)

Actor

Urbania 2000 (Movie)

Cassandra (Actor)

Claire Makes It Big 1998 (Movie)

Bronwyn Cole (Actor)

NYPD Blue 1996 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Actor

Party of Five 1997 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Actor

American Gothic 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

Happy New Year, America -- 1996 1995 - 1996 (TV Show)

Actor

The Pompatus of Love 1996 (Movie)

Gina--Phil's Sister (Actor)

Dead Funny 1995 (Movie)

Louise (Actor)

The November Conspiracy 1994 (Movie)

Jennifer Barron (Actor)

Winnetka Road 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III 1993 (Movie)

April O'Neil (Actor)

Dark Tides (TV Show)

Actor

Runaway Virus (TV Show)

Actor

Secrets of The Mountain (TV Show)

Actor

Taking Chance (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

After honing her craft in daytime dramas, Paige Turco made the leap to films plying the resourceful TV newswoman April O'Neil in "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze" in 1991. Since then, she has divided her time between the two media, without landing that elusive star-making part. Nevertheless, Turco has added zest to whatever role she has played.

Relationships

John Meese

Companion
Dated in the the mid-1990s no longer together

Jason O'Mara Actor

Husband
Married in September 2003

David O'Mara

Son
Named after her father who passed away father, Jason O'Mara

David Turco

Father
Died from a cerebral hemorrhage at age 27 when Turco was nine months old

Joyce Turco

Mother
Raised Turco as a single parent

EDUCATION

Walnut Hills High School of the Performing Arts

Natick , Massachusetts
Attended boarding school

Bay Path College

Longmeadow , Massachusetts 1987

University of Connecticut

Storrs , Connecticut

Milestones

2009

Appeared in the remake of "The Stepfather"

2009

Joined the second season of FX's "Damages" as Christine Purcell, wife of William Hurt's Daniel Purcell

2007

Cast in the short-lived ABC series "Big Shots," portraying Lisbeth, the ex-wife of Dylan McDermott's character

2006

Joined the third season of FX's "Rescue Me" as science teacher Mrs. Nell Turbody

2006

Appeared in the movie "Invincible," playing Carol Vermeil, the wife of Dick Vermeil

2001

Returned to primetime series work as co-star of the CBS drama "The Agency"

2000

Appeared in "Urbania" as a hard-nosed businesswoman

1999

Played the lead role in the independent feature "Astoria"

1998

Gave an effective performance as an unhappily married woman who plots the murder of her husband in "Dark Tides"

1997

Cast in a recurring role on Fox's "Party of Five" as Annie Mott, a single mother who is also a recovering alcoholic

1996

Had recurring role on ABC's "NYPD Blue" as Abby Sullivan, a lesbian policewoman

1996

Was featured in the ensemble of the romantic comedy "The Pompatus of Love"

1995

Cast as a regular on the CBS supernatural drama series "American Gothic"

1994

Appeared on the short-lived NBC evening soap "Winnetka Road"

1993

Reprised the role of April O'Neil for "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III"

1991

Feature acting debut, "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze"

1989

Featured on the ABC soap "All My Children" as Melanie Cortlandt

1987

Made TV acting debut as Dinah Morgan on the CBS soap "Guiding Light"

Moved to New York City

Hired for a role in the feature "Bright Lights, Big City"; fired during production

Performed in "The Nutcracker Suite" with the Berkshire Ballet

Performed with a Miss America USO troupe

Began studying acting and musical theater after suffering an ankle injury

Bonus Trivia

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Performed as a soloist at the New England Dance Conservatory, the Amherst Ballet Theatre Company and the Western Massachusetts Ballet Company.

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