Person Details

Birthday: 1949-09-18 23:59:47

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Female

Place of birth: Gadsden, Alabama, USA

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Movie Involvements: 72

TV Involvements: 5


Most Famous Work

Biography

Beth Grant (born September 18, 1949) is an American actress. She is known for often playing characters who are conservatives, religious zealots or sticklers for rules. She has appeared in dozens of films, including Rain Man, Speed; To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar; Love Field; Donnie Darko; A Time to Kill; Little Miss Sunshine; Child's Play 2; Daltry Calhoun; City Slickers 2; Don't Tell Her It's Me; Matchstick Men; Factory Girl; The Wizard; Sordid Lives; The Rookie; All About Steve; No Country for Old Men, Crazy Heart, and Rango. Grant has also appeared in many TV shows, including Everwood; Delta; The Golden Girls; Malcolm in the Middle; The X-Files; Friends; CSI; Six Feet Under; Wonderfalls; My Name Is Earl; Yes, Dear; King of the Hill; The Office; Angel; Judging Amy; Jericho; Sordid Lives: The Series; Criminal Minds, Sabrina The Teenage Witch; True Blood; How I Met Your Mother; and The Mentalist. Grant was born in Gadsden, Alabama, and is an alumna of East Carolina University. She is married to actor Michael Chieffo with whom she has one child. Grant played the same character, Marianne Marie Beetle, in the short-lived show Wonderfalls and Pushing Daisies, both created by Bryan Fuller. Description above from the Wikipedia article Beth Grant, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Most Famous Work

Bones
Average
7

Bones

(2005) Lizbeth Harding
No Country for Old Men
Average
8

No Country for Old Men

(2007) Carla Jeans Mother
Donnie Darko
Average
8

Donnie Darko

(2001) Kitty Farmer
Angel
Average
8

Angel

(1999) Maude Pearson
American Gods
Average
7

American Gods

(2017) Jack
Pearl Harbor
Average
7

Pearl Harbor

(2001) Motherly Secretary
Rain Man
Average
8

Rain Man

(1988) Mother at Farm House
Speed
Average
7

Speed

(1994) Helen

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2020 Penny
N/A
Eric's Mother
Patty Healy
2019 Shelly
Mrs. Winer
Dr. Godwin Thomas
2018 Joanna
N/A
Rebecca
Anna O'Bryan
2017 Narrator
Elaine
Phyllis
Jack
Edwina Williams
Nadine
N/A
Posthwaite
Ethel
Woman with Hair But No Beard
2016 Claudia "Lady Bird" Johnson
Crystal
Janice
Tess
Widow Douglas
2015 Tilda
Amelia Brooks
Kristin Kessler
Teacher
Mattie Whalen
2014 Mrs. Lawrence
Evelyn
2013 Addie Bundren
Irene
Tiffany Alcott
Linda Heim
Mrs. Wojiechowski
2012 Marie
Willadeen Winkler
Beverly
Deb
2011 N/A
Peppy's Maid
Herself
Bonnie (voice)
Marva
2010 Susan
Principal Tulip
Evelyn
2009 Herself
Jo Ann
Mrs. Hill
Mom
Principal Applebomb
Older Edvena
Mary
Mrs. Horowitz
2008 Candy
Josie
Sissy Hickey
Carla's Mom
General Railen
2007 Carla Jeans Mother
Marianne Marie Beattle
N/A
Mrs. Thatcher
N/A
Dori Woodriff
Emma Lemac
2006 Julia Warhol
Mother Gagnon
N/A
N/A
Nancy Jenkins
Dr. Inga Von Westphalen
2005 Ciotka Dee
N/A
Lizbeth Harding
Mom
Dwight's Babysitter
Herself
N/A
Angela
N/A
Virginia Kendal
2004 Self
Ranger Mildred Luna
N/A
2003 Sheila
Laundry Lady
N/A
Nadine
2002 N/A
N/A
Ruth Betters
Olline
Lou
2001 N/A
Mrs. Cole
N/A
Motherly Secretary
Louisa Ashland
Kitty Farmer
2000 Sissy Hickey
N/A
1999 Ruby
Maude Pearson
N/A
N/A
1998 Mrs Hellman
Lovejoy
N/A
Woman
N/A
1997 Mrs. Burns, Trent's Mother
Roberta
N/A
N/A
1996 Mrs. Popowski
Mrs. Grant
N/A
N/A
Cora Mae Cobb
Grace Goddard
1995 Loretta
Becky
Linda Baker
1994 Lizzy
Lois
Helen
1993 N/A
N/A
Shayla Beaumont
1992 Hazel
N/A
Roz Kincaid
Pat McGinty
1991 Sophie
1990 Miss Kettlewell
Lillian Logerfield
Housewife
Paulene
Martha Packard
1989 Diner Manager
Mrs. Beta
1988 Mother at Farm House
1987 Miss Randolph
N/A
1986 Irma Kronkite
1985 N/A
1984 N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Mrs. Sheraton
- Betsy
Year Character Movie/Tv

Directing

Year Role Movie/Tv
2012 Director
Year Role Movie/Tv

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