Ellen Gerstein

Actress | Director | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Shameless (2012-2013) | Annie (1999) | James Dean (2001)
AWARDS 
9 wins & 4 nominations More »
AKA 
Ellen Gersten
HEIGHT *
5' 3" (1.60m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 52-70
GUILDS *
AFTRA | SAG
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian
HAIR *
Brown (Chin Length)
EYES *
Hazel
PHYSIQUE *
Average
ATHLETICS *
Volleyball | Boxing
ACCENTS *
Southern | New York (Bronx) | Spanish | Italian | Russian | Middle Eastern | Irish | New York (Brooklyn)  Less
DANCE *
Club/Freestyle | Swing | Disco
VANITY URL *
https://www.imdb.me/ellengerstein
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Projects in Development (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Just South of NormalJust South of Normal (TV Series) Miriam Kagan, Director, Producer, Writer  Less Pre-Prod
  • Primary photo for TurnoverTurnover Mrs. Luigi  Less $250K Pre-Prod
Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
  • Primary photo for VenomVenom Mrs. Manfredi  Less 2018 Post-Prod
Television in Production (2 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Liza on DemandLiza on Demand (TV Series) Seymour's Wife (1 episode, 2018)  Less 2018 1 Released
  • Primary photo for Broke A$$ Rich KidBroke A$$ Rich Kid (TV Series) Katia (3 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017 3 Released
Past Film & Video (30 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (25 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Hotel Du LooneHotel Du Loone (TV Series) Mrs. Moorehouse (8 episodes, 2018)  Less 2018 8
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  • Primary photo for Law & Order True CrimeLaw & Order True Crime (TV Mini-series) Judge Judith Stein (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Fresh Off the BoatFresh Off the Boat (TV Series) Lillian (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Broke A$$ Rich KidBroke A$$ Rich Kid (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Pilot (Apr 1, 2016) Actress  Less
  • Primary photo for Twin TurboTwin Turbo (TV Series) Nonna  Less 2016– 
  • Primary photo for ShamelessShameless (TV Series) Aunt Rande (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012–2013 2
  • Primary photo for SouthlandSouthland (TV Series) Crazy Carol (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
    • Fallout (Feb 28, 2012) Crazy Carol  Less
  • Primary photo for Baby Boomer BunniesBaby Boomer Bunnies (TV Movie) Bunny Mother  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Whole TruthThe Whole Truth (TV Series) Tina (11 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2011 11
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  • Primary photo for FriendsFriends (TV Series) Aunt Lisa (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for James DeanJames Dean (TV Movie) Jane Deacy  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Wonderful World of DisneyThe Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series) Sophie (1 episode, 1999), Performer ("I Think I'm Gonna Like It Here") (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999 1
    • Annie (Nov 7, 1999) Sophie, Performer ("I Think I'm Gonna Like It Here")  Less
  • Primary photo for It's Like, You Know...It's Like, You Know... (TV Series) Woman #1 / Daughter (2 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999 2
  • Primary photo for Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of SupermanLois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (TV Series) Fortune Teller (1 episode, 1996)  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for California DreamsCalifornia Dreams (TV Series) Esther (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for Witch HuntWitch Hunt (TV Movie) Sidney's wife  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for There Was a Little BoyThere Was a Little Boy (TV Movie) Tina  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Quantum LeapQuantum Leap (TV Series) Woman (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for VidiotsVidiots (TV Movie) Bertha  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for I'm Dangerous TonightI'm Dangerous Tonight (TV Movie) Server  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for SeinfeldSeinfeld (TV Series) Carol (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for L.A. LawL.A. Law (TV Series) Bailiff Woman (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for CheersCheers (TV Series) Mo McSweeney (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for It Came Upon the Midnight ClearIt Came Upon the Midnight Clear (TV Movie) Nurse  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Likely Stories, Vol. 4Likely Stories, Vol. 4 (TV Movie) Turtle Head Story Lady (segment "A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening")  Less 1983
Self (4 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

CommercialsCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Kleenex Commercial * – Ester Kleenex
TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Sit and Shiver * Odyssey Theatre
  • Club Disco * Moguls/Lillian Theatre
  • Broadway Bound – nominated for 3 LA Weekly Awards * Hudson Theatre
  • Potroast * Actors Gang / Hudson Theatre
  • Antigone – Dramalogue Award: Best Ensemble * Hudson Guild Theatre
  • Grandma Sylvia’s Funeral * Hudson Backstage
  • The Traveler * Mark Taper Forum
  • My Psychotherapy Comeback Tour (One Woman Show) LA Woman Theatre Festival ’97-’98; Semifinalist-Samuel French Off-Broadway Short Play Fest.; New York Fringe Festival ’99 * 2100 Square Foot Theatre
  • Angel Share * Tiffany Theatre
  • Broadway Bound – nominated for 3 LA Weekly Awards * Hudson Theatre
  • Potroast * Actors Gang / Hudson Theatre
  • Antigone – Dramalogue Award: Best Ensemble * Hudson Guild Theatre
  • Grandma Sylvia’s Funeral * Hudson Backstage
  • The Traveler * Mark Taper Forum
FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Interior Night * – Supporting Alan Watt
  • America's Still the Place * – Supporting Patrick Gilles
  • Swelter * – Supporting Keith Palmer
  • The Golden Years * – Lead Justin Conner
  • The Treasure of the Black Jaguar * – Supporting Dir. Cameron Von Hoy
  • Miracle Man * – Supporting Dir. Cameron Von Hoy
  • A Murder of Crows * – Supporting Dir. Rowdy Henington
  • Going Ape * – Supporting Dir. Joe Kronsberg
  • Silent Laughter * – Lead Dir. Charles Leventhal
  • Nat’l. Lampoons “Joy of Sex” * – Supporting Dir. Martha Coolidge
  • Short Order Dreams * – Lead Dir. Mimi Leder
  • Daddy’s Boys * – Lead Dir. Joe Minion
  • A Lovely Way to Spend an Evening * – Supporting Dir. Danny Devito
  • The Billion Dollar Hobo * – Supporting Dir. Stuart E. McGowan
  • Raging Bull * – Supporting Dir. Martin Scorcese
  • Angel Share * Tiffany Theatre
  • Firm With Purpose * – Lead Tia Ayers
  • Passage * – Lead Linda Palmer-Cordone
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Law & Order True Crime: The Melendez Murders * – Co Star NBC
  • Fresh Off The Boat * – Co Star ABC
  • Shameless (recurring) * – Guest Star SHOWTIME
  • Southland * – Co Star TNT
  • The Whole Truth (recurring) * – Guest Star ABC
  • Friends * – Guest Star NBC
  • High Incident * – Guest Star ABC
  • It’s Like You Know * – Recurring ABC
  • Veronica’s Closet * – Co Star NBC
  • Missing Links (pilot) * – Guest Star ABC
  • Simon * – Co Star WB
  • Seinfeld * – Guest Star NBC
  • L.A. Law * – Co Star NBC
  • Cheers * – Guest Star NBC
  • James Dean (MOW) * – Supporting TNT / Dir. Mark Rydell
  • Annie (MOW) * – Supporting ABC / Dir. Rob Marshall
  • Witch Hunt (MOW) * – Supporting HBO / Dir. Paul Schraeder
  • It Came Upon a Midnight Clear (MOW) * – Supporting NBC / Dir. Peter Hunt
  • There Was a Little Boy (MOW) * – Supporting CBS / Dir. Mimi Leder
  • If Tomorrow Never Comes (MOW) * – Supporting CBS / Dir. Jeremy London

Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • Anitioch University * – Graduate in Psychology CA
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).
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