Gallagher, Megan 1960-

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Gallagher, Megan 1960-


Born February 6, 1960, in Reading, PA; daughter of Aileen Gallagher (a model); married Jeff Yagher (an actor); children: two. Education: Juilliard School of Drama, B.A., acting.


Agent—Don Buchwald and Associates, 6500 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 2200, Los Angeles, CA 90048.


Actress. Member of John Houseman's Acting Company.

Awards, Honors:

Theatre World Award, Outer Critics Circle Award, outstanding debut, 1990, both for A Few Good Men.


Film Appearances:

Sandra Molloy, The Ambulance, Triumph Releasing, 1993.

Ripple, 1995.

Annie Sobel, Breaking Free (also known as A Leap of Faith), 1995.

Anna Hennessey, Crosscut, A-pix Entertainment, 1996.

Dr. Diane Landis, Contagion (also known as Epidemic and The Last Breath), 2001.

Rebecca Rose, Blind Obsession, World International Network, 2001.

Mount Holyoke Hottie, Van Wilder (also known as Van Wilder: Party Liaison, National Lampoon's "Van Wilder: Party Liaison," Party Animals—wilder geht's nicht!, and Van the Man), Artisan Entertainment, 2002.

Meg Russell, Inhabited, PorchLight Entertainment, 2003.

Herself, Order in Chaos: Making "Millennium"—Season One, Twentieth Century-Fox Home Entertainment, 2004.

Herself, Turn of the Tide: Making "Millennium"—Season Two (documentary short), Twentieth Century-Fox Home Entertainment, 2004.

1940s woman, Mr. & Mrs. Smith (also known as Mr. and Mrs. Smith), Twentieth Century-Fox, 2005.

Television Appearances; Series:

Detective Tina Russo, Hill Street Blues, NBC, 1986-87.

Judy Ralston, The Slap Maxwell Story, ABC, 1987-88.

Airman Wayloo Marie Holmes, China Beach, ABC, 1988-89.

Detective Sandy Calloway, Pacific Station, NBC, 1991-92.

Jeannie Sanders, The Larry Sanders Show, HBO, 1992-95.

Alyson Veil, Nowhere Man, UPN, 1995-96.

Catherine Black, Millennium, Fox, 1996-99.

Leslie Miller, Life As We Know It, ABC, 2004-2005.

Jillian Wallace, 24, Fox, 2007.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Peggy Shippen, George Washington, CBS, 1984.

Pauline, Champagne Charlie, CTV and syndicated, 1989.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Ellen Easton, Sins of the Past (also known as Forbidden Secrets), ABC, 1984.

Laura McKillin, … And Then She Was Gone (also known as And Then She Was Gone, In a Stranger's Hand, Lost and Found, and Troubleshooter), NBC, 1991.

Joanna Hocken, The Birds II: Land's End, Showtime, 1994.

Shannon, Justice in a Small Town (also known as Ordinary Heroes: The Sandra Prine Story and The Sandra Prine Story), NBC, 1994.

Annie Sobel, Breaking Free, The Disney Channel, 1995.

Karen Hughes, Trade-Off (also known as Trade Off), Showtime, 1995.

Veronica, Abducted: A Father's Love (also known as Father: Fugitive from Justice), NBC, 1996.

Elyse Madison, Like Father, Like Santa (also known as The Christmas Takeover), Fox Family Channel, 1998.

Lorraine Farris, Lethal Vows, CBS, 1999.

Jill Barnhart, 1st to Die (also known as F1rst to Die and James Patterson's "F1rst to Die"), NBC, 2003.

Valetta Proctor, A Time to Remember, Hallmark Channel, 2003.

Homeland Security, NBC, 2004.

Beth, Best Friends, Lifetime, 2005.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Audrey Ritter, At Your Service, NBC, 1984.

Leslie Aaron, L.A. Law, NBC, 1986.

Also appeared in Baltimore.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

"The Girl on the Jetty," Buffalo Bill, 1984.

Arlene, "Papa's Little Dividend," Blossom, NBC, 1991.

Monica Devries, "The Violence of Summer," Law & Order, NBC, 1991.

Wayloo Marie Holmes, "Hello, Goodbye," China Beach, ABC, 1991.

Dr. Heather Cook, "Read All About It," Empty Nest, NBC, 1993.

Mareel, "Invasive Procedures," Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (also known as Star Trek: DS9, Deep Space Nine, and DS9), syndicated, 1993.

Sydney Hall, "Dairy Queen," Picket Fences, CBS, 1993.

Jeannie Sanders, "Jeannie's Visit," The Larry Sanders Show, HBO, 1995.

Claire Crower, American Gothic, CBS, 1995.

Nurse Garland, "Little Green Men," Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (also known as Star Trek: DS9 Deep Space Nine, and DS9), syndicated, 1995.

Kathy Snyder, "It's Not Easy Being Greene," ER, NBC, 1996.

(Uncredited) Kathy Snyder, "The Match Game," ER, NBC, 1996.

Ghost Stories, 1997.

Catherine Black, "The Sound of Snow," Millennium, Fox, 1999.

Detective Terry Russo, "Better Luck Next Time," The Outer Limits (also known as The New Outer Limits), Showtime and Sci-Fi Channel, 1999.

Vickey, "Heat Wave," Roswell, The WB, 1999.

Carrie, "The Final Show," Chicken Soup for the Soul, PAX TV, 2000.

Lieutenant Jeren, "Body and Soul," Star Trek: Voyager (also known as Voyager), UPN, 2000.

Jamie Washington, "All in the Family," Family Law, CBS, 2001.

Janet Trent, "Cats in the Cradle," CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (also known as CSI: Las Vegas, C.S.I., and Les Experts), CBS, 2002.

Mrs. Freedman, "Birthday Boy," Without a Trace (also known as W.A.T.), 2002.

Dr. Cherry, "Scarifies," The District, CBS, 2003.

Peggy, "It's My Life," American Dreams (also known as Our Generation), 2005.

Gigi Gering, "Helping Hands," Boston Legal, ABC, 2006.

Rose's mom, "Good-Bye: Part 1," 7th Heaven (also known as Seventh Heaven), The WB, 2006.

Rose's mom, "And Thank You: Part 2," 7th Heaven (also known as Seventh Heaven), The WB, 2006.

Rachel, "Sleeping Beauty," Crossing Jordan, NBC, 2007.

Sarah Blakely, "Chinese Box," Numb3rs (also known as Num3ers), CBS, 2007.

Also appeared as Dominique, Another World, NBC; Mindy, One Life to Live, ABC.

Stage Appearances:

All's Well That Ends Well, Colorado Shakespeare Festival, Boulder, CO, 1981.

Elmire, Tartuffe, Acting Company, American Place Theatre, New York City, 1983.

W2, "Play," and Ru, "Krapp's Last Tape," in Play and Other Plays, Acting Company, American Place Theatre, 1983.

Oliver, Oliver, Long Wharf Theatre, New Haven, CT, 1984.

Title role, Miss Julie, Theatre of the Open Eye, New York City, 1985.

Lieutenant commander Joanne Galloway, A Few Good Men, Music Box Theatre, New York City, 1989-91.

Harper Pitt, Angels in America: Perestroika, Walter Kerr Theatre, New York City, 1993-94.

Maggie, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, 1998.

Constance Middleton, The Constant Wife, Guthrie Theatre, Minneapolis, MN, 2005.

The Constant Wife, Pasadena Playhouse, Pasadena, CA, 2007.

Also appeared as Ann, Man and Superman, Baltimore, MD; in Major Barbara, Baltimore, MD; Come and Go.

Major Tours:

Roxanne, Cyrano de Bergerac, U.S. cities, 1985-86.

Also appeared in The Country Wife, Acting Company, U.S. cities; Twelfth Night, Acting Company, U.S. cities.


Taped Readings:

Remember Me, Simon & Schuster, 1994.

For the Roses, Simon & Schuster, 1995.

The Orchard, Simon & Schuster, 1995.

Range of Motion, Bantam Doubleday Dell, 1995.

Raptor Red, Simon & Schuster, 1995.

Critical Judgment, Bantam Doubleday Dell, 1996.

Moonlight Becomes You, Simon & Schuster, 1996.

And Then You Die, Bantam Doubleday Dell, 1997.

Come the Spring, Simon & Schuster, 1997.

Life Support, Simon & Schuster, 1997.

Pretend You Don't See Her, Simon & Schuster, 1997.

All the Queen's Men, Simon & Schuster, 1999.