Melissa Leo

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Melissa Chessington Leo (born September 14, 1960) is an American actress. After appearing on several television shows and films in the late 1980s, her breakthrough role came in 1993 as Det. Sgt. Kay Howard on the television series Homicide: Life on the Street for the show's first five seasons from 1993 to 1997. She was also previously been a regular on the television shows All My Children and The Young Riders. Her breakthrough film role was in the 2003 film, 21 Grams as Marianne Jordan. She was also in the 2013 film Oblivion, starring as NASA Ground Control correspondent Sally.

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Filmography

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Acting Credits

2014
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2014
The Judge
Margaret Stevens

2014
Wayward Pines
Nurse Pam

2014
The Ever After
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2013
Kate

2013
Holly Jones

2013
Sally

2013
Secretary of Defense Ruth McMillan

2013
Robin

2012
Penny Bloom

2012
Francine

2012
The Dead Circus
Alice McMillan

2012
Ellen Block

2012
Something in the Water
Fay

2012
Persephone
Demeter

2011
Sara

2011
Mildred Pierce (TV Show)
Lucy Gessler

2011
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn
Bette Altmann

2010
Lois Riley

2010
Martha

2010
Nancy Taylor

2010
Louie (TV Show)
Laurie

2010
Treme (TV Show)
Toni Bernette

2010
Aunt Bee

2010
Montine

2010
The Sea Is All I Know (Short Film)
Sara

2009
Colleen

2009
Karen

2009
Stephanie

2009
Sharon Mitchell

2009
Dwegons
Grandma Fitz, Butterfly McDweg, Mrs. Fitzgerald

2009
Mrs. Howard

2009
Marie

2009
The Farm (TV Movie)
CO Helen Miller

2008
Georgia

2008
Ray Eddy

2008
Stephanie

2008
Cheryl Brooks

2008
Santa Mesa
Maggie

2008
This Is a Story About Ted and Alice (Short Film)
Alice

2008
Predisposed (Short Film)
Penny

2007
Margaret McKay

2007
Lost Revolution
Soto

2007
Sally Jansen

2007
Wendy

2007
Sadie, Anna

2007
Ceci Kimbrough

2007
Dear Lemon Lima (Short Film)
Mrs. Howard

2007
Midnight Son (Short Film)
Rita

2007
Bomb (Short Film)
Sharon

2006
Aunt Bee

2006
Miri Daley

2006
Mrs. Miller

2006
The Limbo Room
KC Collins

2006
Falling Objects (Short Film)
Helga

2006
Shark (TV Show)
Elizabeth Rourke

2005
Louise

2005
Agnes Lessor

2005
Laura

2005
Lisa Adler

2005
Criminal Minds (TV Show)
Georgia Davis

2005
No Shoulder (Short Film)
Ruth

2005
Patch (Short Film)
Maelynn

2004
Miriam

2004
The L Word (TV Show)
Winnie Mann

2004
Veronica Mars (TV Show)
Julia Smith

2004
First Breath (Short Film)
Detective Waxman

2003
Marianne Jordan

2003
Cold Case (TV Show)
Tayna Raymes '94-'07

2001
Maureen Curtis

2000
Sigrid Anderssen

2000
Homicide: The Movie (TV Movie)
Sgt. Kay Howard

2000
Sybil Perez

1999
Dr. Suzanne Pincus

1999
Code of Ethics
Jo DeAngelo

1998
Legacy (TV Show)
Emma Bradford

1997
Under the Bridge
Kathy

1995
Trish Axelrod

1995
In the Line of Duty: Hunt for Justice (TV Movie)
Carol Manning

1994
Garden (Short Film)
Elizabeth

1994
Scarlett (TV Show)
Suellen O'Hara Benteen

1993
Beatrice Grey

1993
Kay Howard, Carrie Howard

1992
Immaculate Conception
Hannah

1992
Venice/Venice
Peggy

1991
Carolina Skeletons (TV Movie)
Cassie

1990
Against the Law (TV Show)
Jill

1990
Law & Order (TV Show)
Donna Cheponis, Sherri Quinn, Alice Sutton

1990
The Bride in Black (TV Movie)
Mary Margaret

1989
Nasty Boys (TV Movie)
Katie Morrissey

1989
Gideon Oliver (TV Show)
Rebecca Hecht

1989
Nasty Boys (TV Show)
Katie Morrissey

1989
The Young Riders (TV Show)
Emma Shannon

1988
Josie Larraneta

1986
Judith 'MaMa' Baer

1985
Peggy

1985
Cookie

1985
Silent Witness (TV Movie)
Patti Mullen

1985
Spenser: For Hire (TV Show)
Mary Hamilton

1985
The Equalizer (TV Show)
Irina Dzershinsky

1984
Miami Vice (TV Show)
Kathleen Gilfords

1984
I'm Only There...
Maggie

1970
All My Children (TV Show)
Linda Warner

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Lost Revolution
Soto

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Magazine issues featuring Melissa Leo on the cover.
  • Melissa Leo, Colin Firth, Christian Bale, Natalie Portman - Caras Magazine Cover [Brazil] (4 March 2011)
  • Colin Firth, Melissa Leo, Christian Bale, Natalie Portman - Expresiones Magazine Cover [Ecuador] (1 March 2011)
  • Melissa Leo - Filmmaker Magazine Cover [United States] (July 2006)
  • Melissa Leo - Venice Magazine Cover [United States] (January 2011)
  • Kate Winslet - Filmmaker Magazine [United States] (September 2006)

Pictorials

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  • Melissa Leo - Celebrity Sleuth Magazine Pictorial [United States] (September 1994)

Dating History

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