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Emery was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the daughter of an aspiring actress from Charlottesville, Virginia and an advertising executive who worked in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania. She is best known for role as Darlene Snell on Ozark and in Netflix’s Jessica Jones. According to her IMDB biography, she is also known for Admission (2013), Unfaithful (2002) and Wolf (1994).

Her film and television credits include Catch the Fair One, Blindspot, Madam Secretary, Ozark, The Sinner, Jessica Jones, Elementary, Those Who Kill, Admission, Louie, Law & Order, Cold Souls, Fringe, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Canterbury’s Law, Damages, Margot at the Wedding, Neverwinter Nights 2, Brother’s Shadow, Out There, The Night Listener, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Law & Order: Trial by Jury, Third Watch, The Jury, Ed, Marci X, Queens Supreme, People I Know, Stage on Screen: The Women, Roger Dodger, Unfaithful, Far East, Madigan Men, A Map of the World, Sex and the City, Harvest, In & Out, Wolf, Class of ’96, As the World Turns, H.E.L.P., How to Be Louise, Dreamaniac, and Doubletake.

Her theatre credits include The Matchmaker, Dinner with Friends (1999), What the Butler Saw (2000), The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (2006), Talley & Son, Burn This (1987), Rumors, Present Laughter, The Women (2001), Marvin’s Room (1991), Abigail’s Party (2005), and Relatively Speaking (2011).

She has been nominated for the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play three times (2011, 2006, 1992). She has also been nominated for the Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Featured Actress two times (2006 and 2009) and for Outstanding Lead Actress (2004).

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Born: January 29, 1956 (age 64 years), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Spouse: Josh Pais (m. 1990–2003)
Nominations: Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play, MORE
Awards: Obie Award for Performance, Obie Award for Special Citations
Children: Zane Pais

Lisa Emery Age

Lisa Emery was born on January 29, 1952, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.

Lisa Emery Early life

Emery was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the daughter of an aspiring actress from Charlottesville, Virginia and an advertising executive who worked in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania. She attended Hollins College, where she planned to study painting, but became interested in drama classes instead because “they were having way more fun.” After graduation, she studied at the Circle in the Square Theatre School for a year, then began to audition.
Emery moved to New York with her then longtime boyfriend. They eventually broke up and she enrolled in the Circle in the Square two-year program. She ended up moving into the East Village in 1982 where she currently resides.

Lisa Emery Career

Emery’s theatre credits include The Matchmaker, Dinner with Friends (1999), What the Butler Saw (2000), The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (2006), Talley & Son, Burn This (1987), Rumors, Present Laughter, The Women (2001), Marvin’s Room (1991), Abigail’s Party (2005), and Relatively Speaking (2011). She has been nominated for the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play three times.
Emery’s film credits include A Map of the World, Unfaithful, The Night Listener, and Margot at the Wedding. On television, she had a recurring role on Ed and has made guest appearances on Law & Order, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Third Watch, Fringe, Damages, Jessica Jones and Ozark.
Charles Isherwood, in his review of Relatively Speaking (George Is Dead by Elaine May) for The New York Times, wrote of Emery: “Carla, a thankless straight-woman role played with skill by the fine Lisa Emery…”

Lisa Emery Husband

Lisa Emery was married to actor Josh Pais from 1990 until their divorce in 2003.

Lisa Emery Children

Lisa Emery has 1 child; Zane Pais. Her son, Zane appeared with her in Margot at the Wedding.

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