Matthews, DeLane 1961- (Delane Matthews)

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Matthews, DeLane 1961- (Delane Matthews)


Born August 7, 1961, in Rockledge, FL; daughter of Charles (a professor of science) and Doris (a professor of business education) Matthews; married Tyrone Power, Jr. (an actor), June 18, 1995 (divorced, 2003); children: Tyrone Keenan. Education: Florida State University, B.F.A., 1983.


Agent—Don Buchwald and Associates, 6500 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 2200, Los Angeles, CA 90048. Manager—Joan Sittenfield Management, 8350 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 108, West Hollywood, CA 90069.


Actress. Acting Company, New York City, member of company.


Television Appearances; Series:

Amber Schine, The Guiding Light, CBS, 1986.

Lorna, Joe Bash, ABC, 1986.

Megan O'Malley, Eisenhower & Lutz, CBS, 1988.

Gretchen Schreck, FM, NBC, 1989-90.

Dr. Laurie Hill, Laurie Hill, ABC, 1992.

Beth Barry, Dave's World, CBS, 1993-97.

Janine Matthews, General Hospital, ABC, 2001-2002.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Katie Beth Smithern, Dead Solid Perfect (also known as Dead Perfect), HBO, 1988.

April August, I'll Take Romance (also known as She'll Take Romance), ABC, 1990.

Denise Donovan, The Women of Spring Break (also known as Daytona Blues and Welcome to Paradise), CBS, 1995.

Candy, Every Woman's Dream, CBS, 1996.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Amanda, The Invaders, Fox, 1995.

Pat McDivitt, From the Earth to the Moon, HBO, 1998.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Toronto host, The CBS All-American Thanksgiving Parade, CBS, 1993.

Host, Here Comes the BrideThere Goes the Groom, CBS, 1995.

Harry Anderson: The Tricks of His Trade, CBS, 1996.

Host, Here Comes the BrideThere Goes the Groom 2, CBS, 1996.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

"The Search for Armand Peltzer," Doctor, Doctor, CBS, 1989.

Jani Eisenberg, "Roberto!—January 27, 1982," Quantum Leap, NBC, 1989.

Erma Bentley, "And So He Goes," Murphy Brown, CBS, 1989.

(As Delane Matthews) Brooke, "It Takes Two to Tango," The Love Boat: The Next Wave, UPN, 1998.

Brooke Driscoll, The Secret Diary of Desmond Pfeiffer, UPN, 1998.

Caroline Caldwell, "Jake's Women," Diagnosis: Murder, CBS, 2000.

Teri Ann, "Second Look," Strong Medicine, Lifetime, 2000.

Carrie Lane, "Teen Spirit," Dead Last, 2001.

Catherine Wickes, "Safekeeping," The Fugitive, CBS, 2001.

Lorraine, "Gleen," Cold Case, CBS, 2003.

Denise Parsons, "Christenings," Judging Amy, CBS, 2004.

Stelle Sewell, "What Power Is …," The Shield, FX Network, 2004.

Stelle Sewell, "Strays," The Shield, FX Network, 2004.

Nurse, "Natasha Charles," Nip/Tuck, FX Network, 2004.

Pippa, "Bless Me, Father, for I Have Sinned," Saving Grace, TNT, 2007.

Pippa, "And You Wonder Why I Lie," Saving Grace, TNT, 2007.

Appeared in episodes of American Dreamer, NBC; as Dr. Janet Benjamin, Dear John, NBC; and in Ryan's Hope, ABC.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Debra Deacon, The Julie Show, NBC, 1991.

Film Appearances:

Francie, Healer, Healer Productions, 1994.

Zoe Clark, Evasive Action, Hallmark Entertainment, 1998.

Stephanie, Running Red, 1999.

The Beautiful Illusion, 2001.

Country club woman, Privileged, Glass House Productions, 2008.

Stage Appearances:

Naomi, Vi, and lady player, Pieces of Eight, Acting Company, Martinson Hall, Public Theatre, New York City, 1984.

Appeared off-Broadway in City Boys; appeared in The Cradle Will Rock, The Merry Wives of Windsor, and Pericles, all with Acting Company, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, DC.

Major Tours:

Toured in productions of The Bat, Grease, and I Oughta Be in Pictures.



Appeared in the music video "She Drives Me Crazy" by the Muppets.

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