Potter, Madeleine

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POTTER, Madeleine


Born in Washington, DC; daughter of a diplomat; married Patrick Fitzgerald (an actor).

Career: Actress.


Film Appearances:

Verena Tarrant, The Bostonians, Almi, 1984.

Felicity Glick, Hello Again, Buena Vista, 1987.

Nancy, The Suicide Club, Angelika, 1987.

Daria, Slaves of New York, TriStar, 1989.

Widow Mary, Bloodhounds of Broadway, Columbia, 1989.

Annabel, "The Black Cat," Two Evil Eyes (also known as Due occhi diabolici ), Taurus Entertainment, 1990.

Herself, Dario Argento: Master of Horror, 1991.

Morgan de la Fey/Nula, Spellbreaker: Secret of the Leprechauns (also known as Leapin' Leprechauns! 2 ), Moonbeam Entertainment, 1996.

Lady Castledean, The Golden Bowl (also known as La coupe d'or ), Lions Gate Films, 2000.

Muffin (short film), 2002.

Sylvia Oakes, Refuge, 2002.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Caroline Dupress, The WhistleBlower, BBC, 2001.

Professor Tate, State of Play, BBC, 2003.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Antonia, Svengali, CBS, 1983.

Miriam Zook, Harvest of Fire, CBS, 1996.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

"Nightscape," The Equalizer, CBS, 1986.

"The Kingdom of Money," Crime Story, 1987.

Stage Appearances:

Whose Life Is It, Anyway?, Studio Arena Theatre, Buffalo, NY, 19811982.

Gussie Hickman, Lydia Breeze, American Place Theatre, New York City, 1982.

Understudy for the role of Regina Engstrand, Mrs. Alvin's maid, Ghosts, Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York City, 1982.

Dorcas Frey, Plenty, New York Shakespeare Festival, Public/Newman Theatre, New York City, then Plymouth Theatre, New York City, both 1982.

Lucille Bentley, Slab Boys, Playhouse Theatre, New York City, 1983.

Olivia, Twelfth Night, Triplex Theatre, New York City, 1984.

Ophelia, Hamlet, Folger Theatre, Washington, DC, 19841985.

Marion, Abingdon Square, American Place Theatre, 1987.

Holly Dancer, Coastal Disturbances, 1987.

Greta, his sister, Metamorphosis, Ethel Barrymore Theatre, New York City, 1989.

Pegeen Mike, The Playboy of the Western World, South Street Theatre, New York City, 1990.

Pygmalion, Christian C. Yegen Theatre, then Roundabout Theatre, New York City, both 1991.

Leo, Getting Married, Circle in the Square Theatre, New York City, 1991.

Abigail Williams, The Crucible, Belasco Theatre, then National Actors Theatre, New York City, 19911992.

Hilde, The Master Builder, Belasco Theatre, then National Actors Theatre, both 1992.

Victoire, A Little Hotel on the Side, Belasco Theatre, 1992.

Brenda Barner, Same Old Moon, Irish Repertory Theatre, 1995.

An Ideal Husband, Ethel Barrymore Theater, New York City, 1996.

Cynthia, The Maiden's Prayer, Bush Theater, London, 2000.

4:48 Psychosis, Royal Court Jerwood Theater Upstairs, London, 2000.

Young Jean, After Mrs. Rochester, Duke of York's Theater, London, 2003.

Also appeared in Richard III, New York Shakespeare Festival; The Daughters of Dionysius; Sea Marks; Philadelphia; Here I Come; Hedda Gabler; As You Like It, Williamstown Theatre Festival.

Major Tours:

Appeared in Three Shouts from a Hill and The Plough and the Stars, both international tours.


Taped Readings:

Irving Stone's The President's Lady, Listen for Pleasure/Durkin Hayes, 1991.