Hemingway, Mariel 1961–

views updated

HEMINGWAY, Mariel 1961–


Full name, Hadley Mariel Hemingway; born November 22, 1961, in Mill Valley, CA (some sources say Ketchum, ID); daughter of John Hadley (a writer) and Byra Louise (maiden name, Whittlesey) Hemingway; granddaughter of Ernest Hemingway (a writer); sister of Margaux Hemingway (an actress); married Steven Douglas Crisman (a restaurateur, writer, and producer), December 9, 1984; children: Dree, Langley. Education: Attended high school in Ketchum, ID; studied for the stage with Harold Guskin.

Addresses: Agent—Cunningham/Escott/Slevin & Doherty Talent Agency, 10635 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 140, Los Angeles, CA 90025; Don Buchwald & Associates, 6500 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 2200, Los Angeles, CA 90048; Special Artists Agency, 9465 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 890, Beverly Hills, CA 90212. Manager—MBST Entertainment, 345 N. Maple Dr., Suite 200, Beverly Hills, CA 90210.

Career: Actress, producer, and model. Appeared in print ads for Find Your Balance Festivals, 2004, and Tommy Hilfiger, 2005. Clear Water Pictures, owner, 1986; Sam's Cafe, New York City, co-owner; Sacred Cow yoga studio, Sun Valley, ID, operator.

Awards, Honors: Golden Globe Award nomination, best acting debut in a motion picture—female, 1977, for Lipstick; Academy Award nomination, best supporting actress, Film Award nomination, best supporting actress, British Academy of Film and Television Arts, Young Artist Award nomination, best juvenile actress in a motion picture, 1980, all for Manhattan; Golden Globe Award nomination, best actress in a drama series, 1993, for Civil Wars; Grand Jury Award, outstanding actress in a feature film, L.A. Outfest, 1999, for The Sex Monster; Alan J. Pakula Award (with others), Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards, 2001, for The Contender.


Film Appearances:

Kathy McCormick, Lipstick, Paramount, 1976.

Tracy, Manhattan, United Artists, 1979.

Herself, To Woody Allen from Europe with Love (documentary), 1980.

Chris Cahill, Personal Best, Warner Bros., 1982.

Dorothy Stratten, Star '80, Warner Bros., 1983.

Meli, Creator (also known as The Big Picture), Universal, 1985.

Christine Connelly, The Mean Season, Orion, 1985.

Lacy Warfield, Superman IV: The Quest for Peace, Warner Bros., 1987.

Sasha Michaels, The Suicide Club, Suicide Productions, 1987.

Cheryl King, Sunset, TriStar, 1988.

Fire, Ice, and Dynamite, 1990.

Janet Dubois/Louise, Delirious, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/Pathe, 1991.

Alice Parks, Falling from Grace, Columbia, 1992.

(Uncredited) Herself, Naked Gun 33 1/3: The Final Insult, Paramount, 1994.

Joan Branson, Deceptions II: Edge of Deception (also known as Edge of Deception), Warner Bros., 1995.

Killer Lady, 1995.

Janet, Bad Moon, Warner Bros., 1996.

Beth Kramer, Deconstructing Harry, Fine Line Features, 1997.

Jo Bhaer, Little Men (also known as Louisa May Alcott's "Little Men"), Legacy Releasing, 1998.

Nova Clarke, Kiss of a Stranger, 1999.

Disney Rifkin, American Reel, North by Northwest Entertainment, 1999.

Cynthia Lee, The Contender (also known as Rufmord—Jenseits der Moral), DreamWorks, 2000.

Herself, Rescued from the Closet (documentary), Columbia TriStar Home Video, 2001.

Leese Hotton, Perfume (also known as Dress to Kill), Lions Gate Films, 2001.

Lacy Warfield, De Superman a Spider-Man: L'aventure des super-heros (animated and documentary), Gaumont/Columbia TriStar Home Video, 2002.

Time of Change, 2005.

Film Work:

Coproducer, The Suicide Club, Suicide Productions, 1987.

Directed A Moveable Feast.

Television Appearances; Series:

Sydney Guilford, Civil Wars, ABC, 1991–93.

Stephanie Wells, CPW (also known as Central Park West), CBS, 1995.

Host, Famous Families, Fox Family Channel, 1998.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Kimberly Ballard, Amerika (also known as Topeka, Kansas … U.S.S.R.), ABC, 1987.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Sue Ann Cunningham, I Want to Keep My Baby, CBS, 1988.

Helen Mason, Steal the Sky, HBO, 1988.

Alma Heusser, Into the Badlands, USA Network, 1991.

Title role, Desperate Rescue: The Cathy Mahone Story (also known as Raid on Jerash), NBC, 1993.

Virginia Aird, September (also known as Rosamunde Pilcher's "September"), Showtime, 1996.

Madeline Jeffreys, The Crying Child, USA Network, 1996.

Alex McGregor, First Daughter, TBS, 1999.

Kat, Road Ends (also known as Safe House), Cinemax, 1999.

Laura Barnes, The Sex Monster, Cinemax, 1999.

Tipper Gore, Warning: Parental Advisory, VH1, 2001.

Carly Matthews Portland, Londinium (also known as Four Play and Fourplay), Cinemax, 2001.

Alex McGregor, First Shot, TBS, 2002.

Maria Shriver Schwarzenegger, See Arnold Run, Arts and Entertainment, 2005.

Her Line of Fire, 2006.

Television Appearances; Specials:

The Making of "The Mean Season" (documentary), 1985.

Voices That Care, Fox, 1991.

A Day in the Life of Hollywood, Showtime, 1992.

Voice of Martha Gellhorn, Normandy: The Great Crusade, Discovery Channel, 1994.

Voice, Blood Money: Switzerland's Nazi Gold (documentary), Arts and Entertainment, 1997.

Host, "Panama: Paradise Found?" (documentary), Wild! Life Adventures, TBS, 1998.

Narrator, Ernest Hemingway: Wrestling with Life (documentary), Arts and Entertainment, 1998.

Intimate Portrait: Mariel Hemingway (documentary), Lifetime, 1998.

Woody Allen: la vida y nada mas, 2000.

John Candy: The E! True Hollywood Story (documentary), E! Entertainment Television, 2001.

Presenter, The Critics' Choice Awards, E! Entertainment Television, 2001.

Voice, Eugene O'Neill: A Haunted Life (documentary), Arts and Entertainment, 2002.

Herself, Totally Gay! (also known as VH-1's Totally Gay!), VH1, 2003.

Retrosexual: The 80's (documentary), VH1, 2004.

Host, Hemingway's Cuba (documentary), 2005.

Television Appearances; Awards Presentations:

The 44th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, Fox, 1992.

Host, The 15th Annual CableACE Awards, TBS, 1994.

Presenter, The 51st Annual Golden Globe Awards, TNT, 1994.

Presenter, The Newsweek American Achievement Awards, CBS, 1995.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Central Park West, 1995.

Beverly Abrams, The Prince, The WB, 2005.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Starlet, "The Trap" (also known as "Loved to Death" and "Carrion Death"), Tales from the Crypt, HBO, 1991.

Jane Stark, "Stark in Love," The Hidden Room, 1993.

Sharon, "Don't Ask, Don't Tell," Roseanne, ABC, 1994.

Storytime, PBS, 1994.

Host, Saturday Night Live (also known as NBC's Saturday Night, Saturday Night, and SNL), NBC, 1995.

Sharon, "December Bride," Roseanne, ABC, 1995.

Ruth, "Sue You," Becker, CBS, 2001.

Ruth, "Trials and Defibrillations," Becker, CBS, 2001.

Lisa Fromer, "Sacred Straight," Crossing Jordan, NBC, 2002.

Guest, The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn, CBS, 2004.

Guest, Larry King Live, CNN, 2004.

Guest, Inside Dish with Rachael Ray, Food Network, 2004.

Stage Appearances:

Sarah, California Dog Fight, Manhattan Theatre Club, New York City, 1985.

Made stage debut as Charlene Loody, The Palace of Amateurs, Dallas, TX.


Taped Readings:

Narrator, William Joyce, The Ballad of Dinosaur Bob, HarperChildren's Music, 1996.

Music Videos:

Appeared in video for "Voices that Care."


Appeared in choir on "Voices that Care."



Finding My Balance: A Memoir, Simon & Schuster (New York, NY), 2003.


Wrote The Moveable Feast.



New York Times, May 20, 1979.

New York Times Biographical Service, September, 1995, p. 1308.

People, May 27, 2002, p. 56.

Publishers Weekly, December 2, 2002, p. 45.