Fay, Meagen

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FAY, Meagen

(Meagan Fay, Megan Fay, Megan Faye)


Addresses: Agent—Arthur Toretzky, Paradigm, 10100 Santa Monica Blvd., 25th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90067. Manager—Main Title Entertainment, 5225 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 500, Los Angeles, CA 90036.

Career: Actress. Second City (improvisation group), Chicago, IL, member of the company, 1980.


Television Appearances; Series:

Roxy, Ohara, ABC, 1987–1988.

Member of the ensemble, Carol & Company, NBC, 1990–1991.

Member of the ensemble, The Carol Burnett Show, CBS, 1991.

Alice McConnell, Woops!, Fox, 1992.

Greer, The Home Court, NBC, 1995–1996.

Trudy Begg, Love and Marriage, Fox, 1996.

Gretchen Mannkusser, Malcolm in the Middle, Fox, 2002—.

Dr. Brenda Abelson, Kingdom Hospital (also known as Stephen King's Kingdom Hospital), ABC, 2004.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Binky Gruen, Tales of the City (also known as Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City), PBS and Channel 4, 1994.

Television Appearances; Movies:

The Imposter, 1984.

(As Meagan Fay) Edie Winchell, Your Mother Wears Combat Boots, NBC, 1989.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Coroner Barkley, "The Night of the Screams," Alien Nation, Fox, 1989.

Coroner Barkley, "Three to Tango," Alien Nation, Fox, 1989.

Ruthie Weston Tresh, "Elliot's Dad," thirtysomething, ABC, 1989.

Kathy Bowman, "Tolerate Thy Neighbor," Roseanne, ABC, 1991.

Kathy Bowman, "Trick Me Up, Trick Me Down," Roseanne, ABC, 1991.

Kathy Bowman, "Trouble with the Rubbles," Roseanne, ABC, 1991.

(As Meagan Fay) Mrs. Tambourini, "Out of the Mainstream," Life Goes On, ABC, 1991.

Kathy Bowman, "The Commercial Show," Roseanne, ABC, 1992.

Connie, "The Billionaire," Mad about You (also known as Loved by You), NBC, 1993.

Connie, "Happy Anniversary," Mad about You (also known as Loved by You), NBC, 1993.

Carol Woodruff, "Who Killed Alexander the Great?," Burke's Law, CBS, 1994.

Mrs. Selwyn, "Arms and the Men," Bakersfield, P.D., Fox, 1994.

Bridget, "My Pal Valy–Val," Empty Nest, NBC, 1995.

Scarlet, "Model Relationships," Murphy Brown, CBS, 1995.

Mrs. Burns, "The Abstinence," Seinfeld, NBC, 1996.

Voice of Aunt Elaine, "Baby Maybe," Rugrats (animated), Nickelodeon, 1997.

Amanda, "Nicki's Parents," The Drew Carey Show, ABC, 1998.

Amanda, "The Wedding Dress," The Drew Carey Show, ABC, 1998.

Bernice, "All Aboard," The Love Boat: The Next Wave, UPN, 1998.

Commissioner Debra Woods, "Apocalypse Nash," Nash Bridges (also known as Bridges), CBS, 1998.

Dr. Helen Troy, "The Designer," Damon, Fox, 1998.

Kimberly "Kim,""It Takes a Village," Dharma & Greg, ABC, 1998.

Mrs. Hudson, "To Hell in a Handbag," Conrad Bloom, NBC, 1998.

Brooke, "The Out of Work–Out," Grown Ups, UPN, 1999.

Connie Carmichael, "Too Many Cooks," Diagnosis Murder, CBS, 2000.

Judy Haberfeld, "They're Killing Us," Boy Meets World, ABC, 2000.

Mrs. Kentner, "Dead Dogs and Gym Teachers," Freaks and Geeks, NBC, 2000.

Mrs. Shales, "Kill Me Now," Gilmore Girls, The WB, 2000.

Sally McFarland, "Letting Go," Chicago Hope, CBS, 2000.

Wendy, "Finale:Parts 1 & 2," Suddenly Susan, NBC, 2000.

"The Virgin Episode," Opposite Sex, Fox, 2000.

Annabel, "Mary Loves Scoochie: Part 1," 3rd Rock from the Sun (also known as Life as We Know It), NBC, 2001.

(As Meagan Fay) Dr. Sherri Snyderman, "Destiny Turns on the Radio," Once and Again, ABC, 2001.

Jessica Reed, "A Boob in the Night," Tucker, NBC, 2001.

Jessica Reed, "The Eyes of Claire," Tucker, NBC, 2001.

Jessica Reed, "Signed, Sealed, and Intercepted," Tucker, NBC, 2001.

Cheryl Jensen, "Still Family," Still Standing, CBS, 2002.

Tracy Himmel, "The Good Fight," Providence, NBC, 2002.

"Great Wall of Rayburn," State of Grace, ABC Family Channel, 2002.

Joan Lefko, "Meet the Grandparents," The Bernie Mac Show, Fox, 2003.

Appeared as Heidi Sorenson, Dave's World, CBS; as Amy, Ellen, ABC; as Dr. Janice True, The Practice, ABC; and in Life with Louie, Fox; appeared as Sarah in "Uncanny Nanny," an unaired episode of Family Affair, The WB.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

The Yesterday Show, HBO, 1983.

Rita Levine, Locals, Fox, 1994.

Rosie Duff, The First Gentleman, CBS, 1994.

Greer, The Home Court, NBC, 1995.

Trudy Begg, Love and Marriage, Fox, 1996.

Dr. Helen Troy, Damon, Fox, 1998.

Stacy, Family Law, CBS, 1999.

Opposite Sex, Fox, 2000.

Film Appearances:

Lady from Oklahoma, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Orion, 1988.

(As Megan Faye) Poppy Carnahan, Barton Fink, Twentieth Century–Fox, 1991.

Mom, Big Girls Don't Cry … They Get Even (also known as Stepkids), New Line Cinema, 1992.

Hamaguri receptionist, Rising Sun, Twentieth Century–Fox, 1993.

SSA flight attendant, Love Affair, Warner Bros., 1994.

Megan, Fathers' Day, Warner Bros., 1997.

(As Meagan Fay) Dr. Diane, Magnolia (also known as mag–no'li–a), New Line Cinema, 1999.

(As Meagan Fay) Diane, Full Frontal, Miramax, 2002.

(As Megan Fay) Mrs. Barrington, The Country Bears, Buena Vista, 2002.

Branson, Extreme Dating, Franchise Pictures, 2004.

Doctor, Catch That Kid (also known as Mission without Permission), Twentieth Century–Fox, 2004.

Mrs. Paul, Home of Phobia, Element Films, 2004.

The Ring 2, DreamWorks SKG, 2004.

Stage Appearances:

Orwell That Ends Well, Second City, Village Gate Theatre Downstairs, New York City, 1984.

Maria, Twelfth Night; or, What You Will, New York Shakespeare Festival, Public Theatre, Delacorte Theatre, New York City, 1986.

Vera, Stepping Out (musical), John Golden Theatre, New York City, 1987.

Miss Morgan, I Sent a Letter to My Love, Primary Stages Theatre, New York City, 1995.

Merton of the Movies, Geffen Playhouse, Los Angeles, 1999.

Bluff (staged reading), Coronet Theatre, 2000.

Mavis, To Be Young, Gifted, and Black, California production, c. 2003.


Taped Readings:

Appeared in I Sent a Letter to My Love and War of the Worlds: Invasion from Mars, live performances recorded by L.A. Theatre Works for later broadcasts.