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  • Stoker

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Phyllis Somerville Biography

  • Profession: Actor
  • Born: Jan 1, 0001
  • Died: Jan 1, 0001

For decades, actress Phyllis Somerville checked in as one of Hollywood's most popular character actresses when filling roles for matronly types. Somerville did much of her early work on the theatrical stage, prior to moving into features and television in the early '80s. Some cinematic contributions included small roles in [[Feature~V3015~Arthur~arthur]] (1981) and [[Feature~V28675~Leap of Faith~leapoffaith]] (1992), while on the small screen, the actress enjoyed multi-episode roles on [[Feature~V216959~NYPD Blue~nypdblue[tvseries]]] and [[Feature~V274506~Law & Order~laworder:prescriptionfordeath]]. She received heightened exposure with a turn as the mother of a beleaguered sexual predator ([[Performer~P29701~Jackie Earle Haley~jackieearlehaley]]) in [[Performer~P23343~Todd Field~toddfield]]'s [[Feature~V325930~Little Children~littlechildren]] (2006), and in 2008 joined stars [[Performer~P56988~Brad Pitt~bradpitt]] and [[Performer~P215038~Cate Blanchett~cateblanchett]] in [[Performer~P89783~David Fincher~davidfincher]]'s epic-scaled fantasy opus [[Feature~V331176~The Curious Case of Benjamin Button~thecuriouscaseofbenjaminbutton]]. ~ Nathan Southern, Rovi