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STRINGFIELD, Sherry 1967

PERSONAL

Born June 24, 1967, in Colorado Springs, CO; married Larry Joseph (a science writer), 1998; children: Phoebe. Education: State University of New York at Purchase, B.F.A., acting, 1989. Avocational Interests: Skiing, motorcycling, riding, reading, travel.

Addresses: Contact c/o Michaels, Wose & Tencer, 9350 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 902123214. Agent United Talent Agency, 9560 Wilshire Blvd., 5th Floor, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Career: Actress. State University of New York at Purchase, drama teacher, beginning in 1997. Performed in offBroadway productions; worked at a theatre box office.

Awards, Honors: Soap Opera Digest Award nominations, outstanding villainess, 1991 and 1993, for The Guiding Light; Emmy Award nominations, outstanding lead actress in a drama series, 1995, 1996, and 1997, Q Award, best actress in a quality drama series, Viewers for Quality Television, 1996, Golden Globe Award nominations, best performance by an actress in a television drama series, 1996 and 1997, Screen Actors Guild Award (with others), outstanding performance by an ensemble, 1997, all for ER.

CREDITS

Television Appearances; Series:

Second Christina Blake Thorpe, The Guiding Light, CBS, 19891992.

Laura Michaels Kelly, NYPD Blue, ABC, 19931994.

Dr. Susan Lewis, ER (also known as Emergency Room ), NBC, 19941996, 2001.

Television Appearances; Specials:

The 10th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards, 1994.

Great Moments of Discovery, The Discovery Channel, 1995.

Host and narrator, Shoot the Clock: Fitting Your Life into Your Life, Lifetime, 1997.

Narrator, Joined at Birth, The Discovery Channel, 1998.

Narrator, Night Creatures of the Kalahari, PBS, 1998.

Narrator, Professional Cheerleaders (documentary), The Discovery Channel, 1999.

Interviewee, ER 200: A Dateline Special (documentary), NBC, 2003.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Allison Westlin, Border Line, NBC, 1999.

Katherine Barton, Going Home, CBS, 2000.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Late Show with David Letterman, 1996.

Major Josephine "Josie" Saunders, "Godspeed," Touched by an Angel, CBS, 1999.

Voice of Dr. Eyeleen, "Magenta Gets Glasses," Blue's Clues, 2001.

Dr. Susan Lewis, "Unleashed," Third Watch, NBC, 2002.

The View, 2003.

Film Appearances:

Jackie, Burnzy's Last Call, 1997.

Viv, 54, Miramax, 1998.

Sarah, Autumn in New York, Columbia TriStar, 2000.

Marguerite, Viva Las Nowhere (also known as Dead Simple ), Warner Bros., 2001.

Stage Appearances:

Appeared in productions of Devil's Disciple, A Dream Play, Goose and Tom Tom, Hot L Baltimore, Hurly Burly, The Kitchen, and Tom Jones.

OTHER SOURCES

Periodicals:

Entertainment Weekly, October 17, 1997, p. 22.

People Weekly, December 2, 1996, p. 143; August 4, 1997, p. 39.

Stringfield, Sherry 1967–

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