Noone, Kathleen 1945–

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Noone, Kathleen 1945–

(Kathleen O'Meare Noone)


Born January 8, 1945, in New York; father, a professional baseball player; married (divorced). Education: Ithaca College and West Virginia University, B.F.A.; Southern Methodist University, M.F.A.; University of Santa Monica, M.A., spiritual psychology, 2000. Avocational Interests: Softball, spending time with family and friends.


Contact—P.O. Box 57593, Sherman Oaks, CA 91403. Agent—Origin Talent Agency, 4705 Laurel Canyon, Suite 306, Studio City, CA 91607; (voice work) TGMD Talent Agency, 6767 Forest Lawn Dr., Suite 101, Los Angeles, CA 90068.


Actress. Coronet Theatre, Los Angeles, member of Playwright's Kitchen Ensemble; founding member of Scott Repertory Theatre and Globe Theatre, both in Texas, and Colonnades Theatre, New York City. Worked as a jazz singer in various venues, including nightclubs. Appeared in advertisements. Emotional Fitness (also known as Kathleen Noone's Emotional Fitness), founder and seminar presenter. Participated in other seminars. Attended fan events and affiliated with charities.

Awards, Honors:

Daytime Emmy Award nomination, outstanding actress in a daytime drama series, 1980, Soap Opera Digest Award nominations, outstanding actress in a supporting role on a daytime series, 1986, 1988, and 1989, and Daytime Emmy Award, outstanding supporting actress in a drama series, 1987, all for All My Children; Soap Opera Digest Award nomination, outstanding actress in prime time, 1992, for Knots Landing; Soap Opera Digest Award nominations, outstanding female scene stealer, 1998 and 1999, and Daytime Emmy Award nomination, outstanding supporting actress in a drama series, 1999, all for Sunset Beach.


Television Appearances; Series:

Margaret Porter, As the World Turns, CBS, 1975-76.

Ellen Tucker Shepherd Chandler Dalton, All My Children (also known as All My Children: The Summer of Seduction and La force du destin), ABC, 1977-89 and 1995.

Claudia Sumner Whittaker, Knots Landing, CBS, 1990-93.

Ellie Bennett, Party of Five, Fox, between 1995 and 1999.

Bette Katzenkazrahi, Sunset Beach, NBC, 1997-99.

Maggie, According to Jim (also known as The Dad, Immer wieder Jim, Jim hat immer recht, Jims vaerld, La vita secondo Jim, and Perheen kalleudet), ABC, between 2001 and 2005.

Mrs. Edna Wallace, Passions (also known as Harmony's Passions and The Passions Storm), NBC, beginning 2002.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Betty, Serpent's Lair (also known as The Nesting), HBO, 1996.

Grace Deerfield, Hearts Adrift, USA Network, 1996.

Sadie, Skeletons, HBO, 1996.

Sarah Treadway, What Love Sees, CBS, 1996.

Bette Katzenkazrahi, Sunset Beach: Shockwave, NBC, 1998.

Television Appearances; Specials:

The 61st Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade, syndicated, 1992.

Judge, The 1993 Miss Teen USA Pageant, CBS, 1993.

Herself, The Knots Landing Block Party, CBS, 1993.

Television Appearances; Awards Presentations:

Soap Opera Digest Awards, NBC, 1989.

Presenter, Soap Opera Digest Awards, NBC, 1992.

Presenter, Soap Opera Update Awards, Lifetime, 1997.

The 15th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards, NBC, 1999.

The 26th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, CBS, 1999.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Herself, "Soap Opera Showdown: Saints vs. Sinners!," Family Feud (also known as The Best of Family Feud and Family Fortune), 1982.

Phyllis Kincaid, "Inside Park Avenue," Kate & Allie, CBS, 1988.

Sadie Cotter, "So Help Me God—July 29, 1957," Quantum Leap, NBC, 1989.

Cookie, "Harry's Choice," Empty Nest, NBC, 1990.

Mrs. Julia Linder, "Unacceptable Loss," Hunter, NBC, 1990.

Voice of Ava Gardner, Crazy about the Movies: Ava Gardner (also known as "Ava Gardner," Crazy about the Movies), Cinemax, 1992.

Aunt Patrice, "Here's Looking at You," Frasier (also known as Dr. Frasier Crane), NBC, 1993.

Fran Hendrickson, "Bourbon Cowboy," L.A. Law, NBC, 1993.

Fran Hendrickson, "Hackett or Pack It," L.A. Law, NBC, 1993.

Fran Hendrickson, "Vindaloo in the Villows," L.A. Law, NBC, 1993.

(Uncredited) Fran Hendrickson, "God Is My Co-Counsel," L.A. Law, NBC, 1994.

Patrice Nolan, "Portrait of a Marriage," Ned and Stacey, Fox, 1995.

Aunt Ferne, "Kiss My Bum," Ellen (also known as These Friends of Mine), ABC, 1996.

Mary Driscoll, "Parents' Night," The Faculty, ABC, 1996.

Marylee Waters, "Oh, What a Tangled Web We Weave: Parts 1 & 2," Kirk, The WB, 1996.

Ruth Keats, "Leap of Faith," Beverly Hills 90210, Fox, 1996.

Aunt Ferne, "Vows," Ellen (also known as These Friends of Mine), ABC, 1998.

Vicki Travis, "The Mouth That Roared," Diagnosis Murder, CBS, 1999.

Dame Kay Witty, "Soap Royalty/Princess Greta's Coronation," Days of Our Lives (also known as Cruise of Deception: Days of Our Lives, Days, DOOL, Des jours et des vies, Horton-sagaen, I gode og onde dager, Los dias de nuestras vidas, Meres agapis, Paeivien viemaeae, Vaara baesta aar, Zeit der Sehnsucht, and Zile din viata noastra), NBC, 2001.

Muriel Maples, "Blinded by the White," Any Day Now, Lifetime, 2001.

Francesca Flaum, "Sabrina and the Kiss," Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (also known as Sabrina and Sabrina Goes to College), The WB, 2002.

Kathy Kincaid, "She's with the Band," Dharma & Greg, ABC, 2002.

Herself, Soap Talk, SOAPnet, 2004.

(In archive footage) Late Show with David Letterman (also known as The Late Show and Late Show Backstage), CBS, 2005 (multiple episodes).

Audrey Robinson, "Route 666," Supernatural (also known as Sobrenatural), The WB, 2006.

Aunt Shelley, "Looney Tunes," The War at Home, Fox, 2006.

Kathryn, "Eating the Young," The Unit, CBS, 2006.

Appeared as Mrs. Carlyle, Love & War, CBS; and as Congressperson Courtney, Murphy Brown, CBS. Appeared as Stella Lombardi in "An Affair to Dismember" and "I've Got a Crush on You, Frigidaire," both unaired episodes of Cold Feet, NBC.

Film Appearances:

Mrs. O'Brien, A Song for You, 1993.

Nurse Pat, Citizen Ruth (also known as The Devil Inside, Meet Ruth Stoops, and Precious), Miramax, 1996.

You Don't Mess with the Zohan, Columbia, 2008.

Stage Appearances:

(As Kathleen O'Meare Noone) Lydia Languish, The Rivals, Roundabout Theatre Company, Roundabout Stage I, New York City, 1974.

Bridget and Maggie, The Crimson Thread, Pasadena Playhouse, Pasadena, CA, 1994.

Appeared as Mrs. Underwood, The Truth, Wonderhouse Theatre, New York City. Appeared in other productions, including Blithe Spirit, Crime and Punishment, A Day in the Death of Joe Egg, The Good Doctor, Happy End, Harvey, Heartbreak House, Love for Love, Mary, Mary, A Midsummer Night's Dream, The Price, The Showoff, Spider's Web, The Taming of the Shrew, Tonight at 8:30, and Twelfth Night (also known as Twelfth Night, or What You Will). Founding member of Scott Repertory Theatre and Globe Theatre, both in Texas, and Colonnades Theatre, New York City. Member of Playwright's Kitchen Ensemble, Coronet Theatre, Los Angeles.

Stage Work:

Coproducer, The Crimson Thread, Pasadena Playhouse, Pasadena, CA, 1994.

Internet Appearances; Episodic:

Herself, Raw Talk (also known as R.A.W. Talk),, 2006.


Video Games:

Voice, Forgotten Realms: Icewind Dale II, Black Isle Studios, 2002.



Soap World, May, 2000, p. 6.

Solimar, August, 1998.


Kathleen Noone,, October 12, 2007.