Knowledge Identifier: +Edie_Falco
American television, film and stage actress, known for her roles in Oz as Diane Whittlesey, as Carmela Soprano on the HBO series The Sopranos, and as the titular character on the Showtime series Nurse Jackie
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1963.
Countries: United States (81%), United Kingdom (11%), Canada (7%)
Linked to: Alcoholics Anonymous, Democratic National Committee, People, Virginia Tech
Tom Fontana, executive director of "Homicide", cast Falco as Eva Thormann, the wife of an injured police officer, after watching Falco's performance in "Laws of Gravity", a 1992 film directed by Nick Gomez
Her first big break in films was a small speaking role in the 1994 Woody Allen film "Bullets Over Broadway"
Barbara Barrie - In the 1999 film "Judy Berlin", Barrie was nominated for an Indie Spirit *award for her performance as Sue Berlin, the mother of Edie Falco's character
Lorraine Bracco - She lost out at the Emmys in 1999 and 2001 and at the Golden Globes in 2000 to her co-star Edie Falco
Linda Wallem - Starring Edie Falco of "The Sopranos", the series premiered on Showtime in June 2009, with Wallem and Brixius serving as showrunners for the series and sharing executive producer duties with Caryn Mandabach
Liz Brixius - Starring Edie Falco of "The Sopranos", the series premiered on Showtime in June 2009, with Wallem and Brixius serving as showrunners for the series and sharing executive producer duties with Caryn Mandabach
Aida Turturro - In 2012, Turturro appeared in "Day of the Iguana," an episode of "Nurse Jackie", which reunited her with her former "Sopranos" co-star Edie Falco
In 2017, Falco portrayed real life defense attorney Leslie Abramson in the first season of the true crime anthology series "Law & Order True Crime"
Leslie Abramson - In 2017, it was announced that Edie Falco would portray Abramson in a "Law & Order True Crime" season based on the Menendez Brothers trial