Allison comes from a family of performers -- her mother was an actress and her father and brother are musicians.
Her youthful dreams of becoming an Olympic figure skater were curtailed by an accident in which she was injured colliding with a glass door.
Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio
Neighborhood Playhouse, New York
Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, London
Discovered by Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward
Height: 6' 0"
Became engaged to actor Richard Jenik on May 17, 2004
Allison Janney's Scores
|Finding Nemo||May 30, 2003||Peach||8.7|
|American Beauty||Sep 15, 1999||Barbara Fitts||8.9|
|Juno||Dec 5, 2007||Brenda 'Bren' MacGuff||8.3|
|Hairspray||Jul 20, 2007||Prudy Pingleton||7.6|
|Big Night||Sep 20, 1996||Ann||8.8|
|Spy||Jun 5, 2015||Cast / Elaine Crocker||4.9|
|10 Things I Hate About You||Mar 31, 1999||Ms. Perky||7.0|
|Life During Wartime||Jul 23, 2010||Trish||5.7|
|Nurse Betty||Sep 8, 2000||Lyla Branch||1.0|
|The Way, Way Back||Jul 5, 2013||Betty / Betty||7.9|
|Private Parts||Mar 7, 1997||Dee Dee||8.7|
|Over the Hedge||May 19, 2006||Gladys||8.2|
|Tallulah||Jul 29, 2016||Cast / Margo||7.7|
|The Help||Aug 10, 2011||Charlotte Phelan||7.7|
|Margaret||Sep 30, 2011||Wounded Woman||7.6|