Berridge, Elizabeth 1962-

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Berridge, Elizabeth 1962-


Born May 2, 1962, in New Rochelle (some sources cite Westchester), NY; daughter of George B. (a lawyer) and Mary L. (a social worker; maiden name, Robinson) Berridge; married a technician, c. mid-1980s (marriage ended); married Kevin Corrigan (an actor), March, 2001. Education: Studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute and the Warren Robertson Theatre Workshop.


Agent—Michael Green & Associates, 190 North Canon Dr., Suite 200, Beverly Hills, CA 90210; Judy Schoen & Associates, 606 North Larchmont Blvd., Suite 309, Los Angeles, CA 90004; William Morris Agency, 1350 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10019-4702.


Actress. Participated in awards presentations, including serving as the host of the Eddie awards (awards for film editing).


Actors' Equity Association, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, Screen Actors Guild.

Awards, Honors:

Drama Desk Award nomination, outstanding featured actress in a play, 1986, for Cruise Control and Wrestlers; DramaLogue Award, best lead actress, 1989, and San Diego Theatre Critics Circle Award nomination, c. 1989, both for Lulu; some sources cite a Drama Desk Award nomination, c. 1989, for Briar Patch.


Film Appearances:

Sheila Steward, Natural Enemies (also known as Hidden Thoughts), Cinema 5 Distributing, 1979.

Amy Harper, The Funhouse (also known as Carnival of Terror), Universal, 1981.

Constanze Mozart, Amadeus (also known as Peter Shaffer's "Amadeus" and Amadeusz), Orion, 1984, director's cut released as Amadeus: Director's Cut (also known as Peter Shaffer's "Amadeus": Director's Cut, Amadeus: El montaje del director, Amadeus—ohjaajan versio, and Amadeus—version integrale).

June, Smooth Talk, International Spectrafilm, 1985.

Melanie, Five Corners (also known as 5 Corners), Handmade Films/Cineplex Odeon Films, 1987.

Frankie, When the Party's Over, Strand Releasing, 1992.

(Uncredited) Prostitute in bar, Payback (also known as Porter, Arved klaariks, La revancha, Le reglement, Payback—La rivincita di Porter, Payback—Zahltag, Revancha, and Visszavago), Warner Bros., 1999, director's cut released as Payback: Straight Up—The Director's Cut.

Leslie, Broke Even, 2000.

Annie Oakley, Hidalgo (also known as Dash and Ocean of Fire), Buena Vista, 2004.

New York girl, Break a Leg, Catchlight Films, 2005.

Television Appearances; Series:

Allison Linden, Texas (also known as Another World: Texas), NBC, 1981-82.

Charlotte, The Powers That Be, NBC, 1992-93.

Officer Eve Eggers, The John Larroquette Show (also known as Larroquette), NBC, 1993-96.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Penny Jacobs, Silence of the Heart, CBS, 1984.

Lavetta, Montana, TNT, 1990.

Rosie Casals, When Billie Beat Bobby (also known as Battle of the Sexes, Billie contre Bobby: La bataille des sexes, and Naer Billie slog Bobby), ABC, 2001.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Francine Tibbets, "Home Fires Burning," Hallmark Hall of Fame, CBS, 1989.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Debbie, One of the Boys, NBC, 1982.

Julia Scianti, "The Lost Madonna," Miami Vice (also known as Gold Coast and Miami Unworthiness), NBC, 1989.

Susan Wilhite, "Endgame," The Equalizer, CBS, 1989.

Holly, "The Trigger," Touched by an Angel, CBS, 1998.

Amy, "Love Child," Grounded for Life (also known as Freaky Finnertys, Familietrobbel, Keine Gnade fuer Dad, and Parents a tout prix), Fox, 2001.

Sandy Hartwick, "Still Changing," Still Standing, CBS, 2003.

Amy, "Pictures of Willy," Grounded for Life (also known as Freaky Finnertys, Familietrobbel, Keine Gnade fuer Dad, and Parents a tout prix), The WB, 2004.

Wedding guest on videotape, "Shirley Cooks with Love," Yes, Dear, CBS, 2004.

Amy, "Crazy," Grounded for Life (also known as Freaky Finnertys, Familietrobbel, Keine Gnade fuer Dad, and Parents a tout prix), The WB, 2005.

Appeared as Peaches in "Peaches," an unaired episode of Leg Work, CBS.

Stage Appearances:

Zivia, The Vampires, Astor Place Theatre, New York City, 1984.

Angela, The Ground Zero Club, produced as part of the Young Playwrights Festival, Playwrights Horizons, New York City, 1985.

Lashondra Phillips, Outside Waco, Hudson Guild Theatre, New York City, 1985.

Subway girl, friend's wife, reporter, and groupie, The Incredibly Famous Willy Rivers, Workshop of the Players Art Theatre (WPA), New York City, 1985.

Harvey, Elitch Gardens Theatre, Denver, CO, then Westport Country Playhouse, Westport, CT, both 1985.

Angie, Wrestlers, Hudson Guild Theatre, 1986.

Jilly, Sorrows and Sons, Vineyard Theatre, New York City, 1986.

Maire, Never in My Lifetime, Hartman Theatre Company, Stamford, CT, 1986.

Suze, Cruise Control, WPA Theatre, 1986.

Scarlet, Coyote Ugly, New York Theatre Workshop, New York City, 1987.

Teresa, Tuesday's Child, Williamstown Theatre Festival, The Extension, Williamstown, MA, 1987.

Thea Elvsted, Hedda Gabler, Hartford Stage Company, Hartford, CT, 1987.

Crackwalker, Hudson Guild Theatre, 1987.

Inez, Briar Patch, Ensemble Studio Theatre, New York City, 1989.

Lulu, La Jolla Playhouse, La Jolla, CA, and Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Berkeley, CA, both 1989.

Annie (Jimmy's girlfriend), Venus and Thumbtacks, Los Angeles Theatre Center, Los Angeles, 1990.

Lily Ross, Butterfly Kiss, Almeida Theatre, London, 1994.

Phil, Bel Canto (one-act), Ensemble Studio Theatre, 1996.

Tartuffe, Born Again, Circle in the Square, New York City, 1996.

Marie, The Joy of Going Somewhere Definite, New Theatre for Now, Mark Taper Forum, Los Angeles, 1997.

Appeared in other productions, including Bus Stop.



Herself, The Making of "Amadeus," Warner Home Video, 2002.



Interview, July, 1987, p. 68.

Saturday Review, June, 1986.