Patricia Wettig

Biography: Patricia Wettig is best known for her role of Nancy Weston on the award winning ABC drama thirtysomething. She won two emmys for her role as a wife and mother battling cancer, while trying to save her marriage, and find her own artistic talent.
Patricia was born in Cincinnati, and was the daughter of a University of Tennessee basketball coach. She started out as a dresser for Shirley MacLaine, and spent 7 years in New York with the Circle Repertory Company.
She met Ken Olin on a train going to Portsmouth NH, 1982, where both of them were going to star in a production of "A street car named desire", she as Stella, he as Stanley. She was living with someone, he was engaged to someone else, but they fell in love immediately. They married at her home in Connecticut in 1982. Ken also starred in Thirtysomething. They have two children, Clifford (b 1983) and Roxanne (b 1986). Patricia's other succeses include a role on St. Elsewhere in 1982, stage and film such as
Patricia Wettig is best known for her role of Nancy Weston on the award winning ABC drama thirtysomething. She won two emmys for her role as a wife and mother battling cancer, while trying to save her marriage, and find her own artistic talent.
Patricia was born in Cincinnati, and was the daughter of a University of Tennessee basketball coach. She started out as a dresser for Shirley MacLaine, and spent 7 years in New York with the Circle Repertory Company.
She met Ken Olin on a train going to Portsmouth NH, 1982, where both of them were going to star in a production of "A street car named desire", she as Stella, he as Stanley. She was living with someone, he was engaged to someone else, but they fell in love immediately. They married at her home in Connecticut in 1982. Ken also starred in Thirtysomething. They have two children, Clifford (b 1983) and Roxanne (b 1986).
Patricia's other succeses include a role on St. Elsewhere in 1982, stage and film such as Stephen King's The Langoliers, Kansas and several Television movies. She currently has a guest role in the series ALIAS. Patricia was the psychiatrist questioning Vaughn on "Alias." Still working together, her husband Ken is also involved as "Alias" executive producer.

Patricia also earned a master's degree in playwriting from Smith College in May 2001 and is currently pursuing a career in writing more than in acting
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Patricia Wettig's Scores

  • TV
Average career score: 64
Highest Metascore: 76 Alias: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 51 Brothers & Sisters: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 3
  2. Negative: 0 out of 3
3 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Brothers & Sisters: Season 5 Sep 26, 2010 Holly Harper 6.5
tbd Brothers & Sisters: Season 4 Sep 27, 2009 Holly Harper 6.1
tbd Brothers & Sisters: Season 3 Sep 28, 2008 Holly Harper 6.7
tbd Brothers & Sisters: Season 2 Sep 30, 2007 Holly Harper 7.1
51 Brothers & Sisters: Season 1 Sep 24, 2006 Holly Harper 7.7
tbd Prison Break: Season 2 Aug 21, 2006 President Caroline Reynolds 8.5
65 Prison Break: Season 1 Aug 29, 2005 Vice President Caroline Reynolds (Garlic Cutter) 9.0
tbd Alias: Season 3 Sep 28, 2003 Dr. Judy Barnett 5.8
tbd Alias: Season 2 Sep 29, 2002 Dr. Judy Barnett 7.0
76 Alias: Season 1 Sep 30, 2001 Dr. Judy Barnett 8.1
tbd thirtysomething: Season 4 Sep 22, 1990 Nancy Krieger Weston tbd
tbd thirtysomething: Season 3 Sep 19, 1989 Nancy Krieger Weston tbd
tbd thirtysomething: Season 2 Dec 6, 1988 Nancy Krieger Weston tbd
tbd thirtysomething: Season 1 Sep 29, 1987 Nancy Krieger Weston tbd
tbd St. Elsewhere: Season 6 Sep 16, 1987 Joanne Morrison tbd
tbd St. Elsewhere: Season 5 Sep 24, 1986 Joanne Morrison tbd