Camryn Manheim

Biography

Emmy® and Golden Globe®-winning actor, Camryn Manheim is best known for her role on ABC's "The Practice."

On the small screen, she has had numerous roles, including "Ghost Whisperer," "Person of Interest," "Criminal Minds," "Code Black," "Masters of Sex," "Two and a Half Men," "How I Met Your Mother," "Extant," "Chicago Hope," "Harry's Law," "Younger," "Hand of God," "The L Word," "Will & Grace," "Ally McBeal," "Jesse Stone: Thin Ice," "Family Guy" and "The 10th Kingdom," among others.

Manheim will next be seen in ABC's new fall drama "Stumptown," as well as in Amazon's "Utopia," Netflix's "Dolly Parton's Heartstrings" and the independent film "Killing Eleanor." She recently wrapped filming the last season of SYFY's "The Magicians" and Paramount Network's miniseries, "Waco," starring Michael Shannon and Taylor Kitsch. Manheim was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for her portrayal of Gladys Presley in the CBS miniseries "ELVIS."

Her feature film credits include "Cop Car," "Return to Sender," "Slipstream," "An Unfinished Life," "Without Men," "Twisted," "Scary Movie 3," "Romy and Michele's High School Reunion," "Happiness," "The Laramie Project," "Dark Water," "The Road to Wellville" and "Eraser."

Manheim made her Broadway debut in Deaf West's Tony Award®-nominated production of "Spring Awakening." She also won an Obie Award for Craig Lucas' "Missing Persons" at the Atlantic Theater Company. Manheim adapted her one-woman off-Broadway show, "Wake Up, I'm Fat!," into a book by the same name, which became a New York Times Best Seller.

She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California at Santa Cruz and her Master of Fine Arts degree at New York University. She teaches and lectures all over the United States and abroad.

Manheim grew up in Peoria, Illinois, and Long Beach, California. She currently resides in Venice, California, with her son Milo.

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Inception

Action Adventure Thriller Sci‑Fi PG‑13

2010 - Streaming on Netflix

In this mind-bending Sci‑Fi thriller, a man runs an espionage business built around entering the subconscious of his targets to mold their thoughts.

This Oscar-winning Sci‑Fi thriller starring Leonardo DiCaprio was the worldwide fourth-highest-grossing movie of 2010. Source Netflix

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Jupiter Ascending

Action Adventure PG‑13

2015 (2h 7m) - Streaming on Netflix

Jupiter Jones (Mila Kunis), a young impoverished woman, learns she's been predestined to change the fate of the universe after Caine (Channing Tatum), a genetically engineered hunter locates her thus making her aware of the great destiny that awaits her. Jupiter's genetic signature marks her as the next in line for an extraordinary inheritance that could alter the balance of the cosmos. Source Netflix

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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

Action Adventure PG‑13

1989 (2h 7m) - Streaming on Netflix

Accompanied by his father, Indiana Jones sets off on his third adventure to explore the cradle of civilization on a perilous hunt for the Holy Grail.

Sean Connery joins Harrison Ford in this spirited adventure, the highest-grossing film worldwide of 1989. Source Netflix

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Narcos

Drama Crime Thriller TV‑MA

2015 Series - Streaming on Netflix

The true story of Colombia's infamously violent and powerful drug cartels fuels this gritty gangster drama series. As drug lord Pablo Escobar rises, Colombian and U.S. law enforcement find themselves battling an enemy who will do anything to keep his empire. Chilean drug chemist Cockroach brings his product to Colombian smuggler Pablo Escobar. DEA agent Steve Murphy joins the war on drugs in Bogota.

Won Best TV Drama Series and Best TV Ensemble Cast at Mexico's 2017 Fenix Awards. Source Netflix

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Outer Banks

Drama Teen TV‑MA

2020 Series - Streaming on Netflix

On an island of haves and have-nots, teen John B enlists his three best friends to hunt for a legendary treasure linked to his father's disappearance. After a hurricane, John B, JJ, Pope and Kiara plunge headlong into danger and adventure when they find a mysterious sunken wreck. Source Netflix

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Peaky Blinders

Drama Crime British TV‑MA

2013 Series - Streaming on Netflix

A notorious gang in 1919 Birmingham, England, is led by the fierce Tommy Shelby, a crime boss set on moving up in the world no matter the cost. Belfast detective Chester Campbell arrives in Birmingham assigned to purge the city of its violent street gangs. Ambitious gang leader Thomas Shelby recognizes an opportunity to move up in the world thanks to a missing crate of guns.

Won a BAFTA for Best Drama Series. Cillian Murphy and Charlie Murphy won Best Actor and Supporting Actress IFTA Awards. Source Netflix

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