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Occupation
  
Years active
  
1978-present


Name
  
Brynn Thayer

Role
  
Actress

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Born
  
October 4, 1949 (age 74) (
1949-10-04
)
North Dallas, Texas, U.S.

Spouse
  
David Steinberg (m. 1994), Gerald Anthony (m. 1981–1983)

Parents
  
W. Paul Thayer, Margery Schwartz Thayer

Nominations
  
Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series

Movies and TV shows
  
Similar People
  
Nancy Stafford, Gerald Anthony, David Steinberg, Daniel Roebuck, Julie Sommars

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Brynn Thayer (born October 4, 1949) is an American actress, known for her roles on television.

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Career

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Thayer is best known for her work on television. From 1978-86, she played Jenny Wolek in the ABC Daytime soap opera, One Life to Live. Thayer assumed the role in August 1978 amid a contract dispute between Katherine Glass and ABC Daytime. For her role on the show, she was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series in 1983, and Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Daytime Drama in 1986.

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In 1986, Thayer left One Life to Live and began a career on primetime television. She starred in two short-lived dramas for CBS: TV 101 from 1988 to 1989, and Island Son (1989-1990). In 1992, she joined the cast of the ABC legal series, Matlock portraying Matlock's daughter, Leanne MacIntyre, and was a regular cast member; she was previously a guest star in the 1991 episode "The Suspect." From 1997-98, she had regular role in the Pensacola: Wings of Gold.

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In film, Thayer co-starred in Hero and the Terror (1988) and Murder in Mexico: The Bruce Beresford-Redman Story (2015). She guest starred in a number of television shows, including Moonlighting, Murder, She Wrote, 7th Heaven, Diagnosis: Murder, JAG, Cold Case, Without a Trace, Castle, and How to Get Away with Murder. She had a recurring role in General Hospital as Kylie Quinlan in 1994. In 2011, she guest starred on Days of Our Lives as Susan Banks.

Personal life

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Thayer was born in North Dallas, Texas, the daughter of Margery (née Schwartz) and William Paul Thayer, a former naval officer and business executive who was Deputy Secretary of Defense (1983–84) in the Reagan Administration. She studies acting at the Beverly Hills Playhouse acting school.

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Thayer co-founded the charitable organization ZazAngels with actor Michael Zaslow and his wife, Susan Hufford, to generate funds for researching amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease). Zaslow died of ALS on December 6, 1998.




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Filmography

Actress
-
Good Grief (post-production) as
Lynn
2020
NCIS (TV Series) as
Sheriff Mary Talbot
- Lonely Hearts (2020) - Sheriff Mary Talbot
2019
9-1-1 (TV Series) as
Evelyn's Grandmother
- Malfunction (2019) - Evelyn's Grandmother
2019
Love & Debt as
Deb Meyer
2017
Suits (TV Series) as
Lily Specter
- Thunder Away (2019) - Lily Specter
- Scenic Route (2019) - Lily Specter
- Cairo (2019) - Lily Specter
- Good Mudding (2018) - Lily Specter
- Inevitable (2018) - Lily Specter
- The Painting (2017) - Lily Specter
2018
Collusions as
Stella
2016
The Fosters (TV Series) as
Sheila
- Makeover (2018) - Sheila
- Welcome to the Jungler (2017) - Sheila
- Now for Then (2016) - Sheila
2017
How to Beat Your Sister-in-Law (at everything) (TV Series) as
Granny
- Granny's Sick (2017) - Granny
2017
Doobious Sources as
Josie Martindale
2015
Castle (TV Series) as
Penelope Keller
- The Last Seduction (2015) - Penelope Keller
2015
Murder in Mexico: The Bruce Beresford-Redman Story (TV Movie) as
Andrea Walsh
2015
Ray Donovan (TV Series) as
Charlotte Finney
- Swing Vote (2015) - Charlotte Finney
- The Kalamazoo (2015) - Charlotte Finney
2015
How to Get Away with Murder (TV Series) as
Elena Castillo
- Best Christmas Ever (2015) - Elena Castillo
2013
Deadly Revenge (TV Movie) as
Mrs. Rice
2013
Blue Jasmine as
Hal and Jasmine's Friend
2012
Ringer (TV Series) as
Nancy Painter
- Whores Don't Make That Much (2012) - Nancy Painter
2011
Days of Our Lives (TV Series) as
Susan Banks
- Episode #1.11730 (2011) - Susan Banks
2011
JoAnne (Short) as
Neighbor
2011
Smoked (TV Series short) as
City Councilwoman
- Episode #1.4 (2011) - City Councilwoman
2011
The Defenders (TV Series) as
Karen McCormick
- Nevada v. Donnie the Numbers Guy (2011) - Karen McCormick
2010
The Bannen Way as
Margaret Bannen
2008
Life in General (TV Series) as
Rachel Carlton Day
2008
Without a Trace (TV Series) as
Margaret Clifford
- Satellites (2008) - Margaret Clifford
2007
12 Miles of Bad Road (TV Series) as
Peggy
- Moonshadow - Peggy
2007
Life (TV Series) as
Tyler's Grandmother
- Pilot: Merit Badge (2007) - Tyler's Grandmother
2006
Crossing Jordan (TV Series) as
Gina Hurst
- Code of Ethics (2006) - Gina Hurst
2005
Cold Case (TV Series) as
Janet Burton - 2005
- Honor (2005) - Janet Burton - 2005
2005
Monk (TV Series) as
Aunt Cokie
- Mr. Monk Goes to a Wedding (2005) - Aunt Cokie
2005
Jane Doe: The Wrong Face (TV Movie) as
Anna
2004
Strong Medicine (TV Series)
- Touched by an Idol (2004)
2004
The Handler (TV Series)
- Give Daddy Some Sugar (2004)
2001
Felicity (TV Series) as
Mrs. Crane
- The Last Summer Ever (2001) - Mrs. Crane
2001
JAG (TV Series) as
Sylvia Hanratty
- Baby, It's Cold Outside (2001) - Sylvia Hanratty
2000
Chasing the Dragon as
Judith Oberon
2000
The David Cassidy Story (TV Movie) as
Evelyn Ward
1997
Diagnosis Murder (TV Series) as
Clare Brantigan / Claire Whitfield
- Man Overboard (2000) - Clare Brantigan
- The Merry Widow Murder (1997) - Claire Whitfield
1999
Early Edition (TV Series) as
Joanne Cranston
- Crumb Again (1999) - Joanne Cranston
1997
Pensacola: Wings of Gold (TV Series) as
Col. Rebecca Hodges
- Not in My Backyard (1998) - Col. Rebecca Hodges
- Power Play (1998) - Col. Rebecca Hodges
- Trials and Tribulations (1998) - Col. Rebecca Hodges
- Company Town (1998) - Col. Rebecca Hodges
- Acceptable Casualties (1997) - Col. Rebecca Hodges
- Past Sins (1997) - Col. Rebecca Hodges
- Grey Ghost (1997) - Col. Rebecca Hodges
- Road Warriors (1997) - Col. Rebecca Hodges
- Fallout (1997) - Col. Rebecca Hodges
- Freebird (1997) - Col. Rebecca Hodges
- Yesterday, Upon the Stair-: Part 2 (1997) - Col. Rebecca Hodges
- Yesterday, Upon the Stair-: Part 1 (1997) - Col. Rebecca Hodges
1997
7th Heaven (TV Series) as
Pam / Pam Sanders
- Homecoming (1998) - Pam
- Brave New World (1997) - Pam Sanders
1994
General Hospital (TV Series) as
Kylie Quinlan
- Episode #1.8110 (1994) - Kylie Quinlan
- Episode dated 7 December 1994 (1994) - Kylie Quinlan
- Episode dated 4 December 1994 (1994) - Kylie Quinlan
- Episode dated 2 December 1994 (1994) - Kylie Quinlan
- Episode #1.8099 (1994) - Kylie Quinlan
- Episode #1.8098 (1994) - Kylie Quinlan
- Episode #1.8097 (1994) - Kylie Quinlan
- Episode #1.8086 (1994) - Kylie Quinlan
- Episode dated 22 August 1994 (1994) - Kylie Quinlan
1991
Matlock (TV Series) as
Leanne McIntyre / Leanne Lewis / Roxanne Windemere
- The Idol (1994) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Godfather (1994) - Leanne McIntyre
- The P.I. (1994) - Leanne McIntyre (credit only)
- Brennen (1994) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Murder Game (1994) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Crook (1994) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Temptation (1994) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Kidnapping: Part 2 (1994) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Kidnapping: Part 1 (1994) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Defendant (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- Matlock's Bad, Bad, Bad Dream (1993) - Leanne McIntyre / Leanne Lewis
- The Conspiracy (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Haunted (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Capital Offense (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Last Laugh (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The View (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Diner (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Fatal Seduction: Part 2 (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Fatal Seduction: Part 1 (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Play (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Competition (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Final Affair (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Divorce (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Obsession (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Revenge (1993) - Leanne McIntyre (credit only)
- The Debt (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Fortune (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Juror (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Mark (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Singer (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Class (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Ghost (1993) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Legacy (1992) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Vacation (1992) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Assassination: Part 2 (1992) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Assassination: Part 1 (1992) - Leanne McIntyre
- The Suspect (1991) - Roxanne Windemere
1993
Triumph Over Disaster: The Hurricane Andrew Story (TV Movie) as
Sandra Channing
1992
Diagnosis Murder: Diagnosis of Murder (TV Movie) as
Anita Clifford
1991
Stat (TV Series) as
Katherine Faraday
- High Society (1991) - Katherine Faraday
1990
Murder, She Wrote (TV Series) as
Linette McKay
- The Return of Preston Giles (1990) - Linette McKay
1990
Dear John (TV Series) as
Terry
- A Priest's Story (1990) - Terry
1990
Empty Nest (TV Series) as
Dr. Lydia Gant
- A Flaw Is Born (1990) - Dr. Lydia Gant
1989
Island Son (TV Series) as
Maggie Judd / Dr. Margaret Judd
- Separations (1990) - Maggie Judd
- Moving Targets (1990) - Maggie Judd
- Viruses (1990) - Maggie Judd
- Janine Returns (1990) - Maggie Judd
- Mary, Mary Quite Contrary (1990) - Maggie Judd
- Icarus Falling (1990) - Maggie Judd
- Fathers and Sons (1989) - Maggie Judd
- Falling Stars (1989) - Maggie Judd
- The Christmas Story (1989) - Maggie Judd
- Hihia (1989) - Maggie Judd
- Everyday People (1989) - Maggie Judd
- Role Models (1989) - Maggie Judd
- The State versus John Kulani (1989) - Maggie Judd
- Life Sentence (1989) - Maggie Judd
- Painkillers (1989) - Maggie Judd
- Gifts (1989) - Maggie Judd
- Sometimes They're Zebras (1989) - Maggie Judd
- Heart and Soul (1989) - Maggie Judd
- Kahuna: Original Pilot - Dr. Margaret Judd
1988
TV 101 (TV Series) as
Emilie Walker
- Bang, Zoom: Part 2 (1989) - Emilie Walker
- Bang, Zoom: Part 1 (1989) - Emilie Walker
- Modern, Steamy Romance (1989) - Emilie Walker
- Teacher of the Year (1989) - Emilie Walker
- Keegan's Past (1989) - Emilie Walker
- First Love: Part 3 (1989) - Emilie Walker
- First Love: Part 2 (1989) - Emilie Walker
- First Love: Part 1 (1989) - Emilie Walker
- Clicks (1989) - Emilie Walker
- The Last Temptation of Checker: Part 2 (1989) - Emilie Walker
- The Last Temptation of Checker: Part 1 (1989) - Emilie Walker
- Kangaroo Gate (1989) - Emilie Walker
- On the Road (1989) - Emilie Walker
- Home (1988) - Emilie Walker
- The Unbearable Rightness of Penny (1988) - Emilie Walker
- Everything You've Always Wanted to Know About Teenagers (But Were Afraid to Ask) (1988) - Emilie Walker
- Rolling (1988) - Emilie Walker
1989
The Comeback (TV Movie) as
Karin Ward
1988
Deadline: Madrid (TV Movie)
1988
Hero and the Terror as
Kay
1988
Kansas as
Connie
1988
Beverly Hills Buntz (TV Series) as
Marie Stewart
- Brief Encounter (1988) - Marie Stewart
1988
The Tracker (TV Movie) as
Lottie Adams
1987
Jake and the Fatman (TV Series) as
Laura
- Laura (1987) - Laura
1987
Big Shots as
Mom
1987
Ghost of a Chance (TV Movie) as
Kathleen
1979
One Life to Live (TV Series) as
Jenny Wolek Vernon / Jenny Wolek / Jenny Renaldi / ...
- Wednesday, February 6, 1985 (1985) - Jenny Wolek
1987
Tonight's the Night (TV Movie) as
Jackie
1987
Shell Game (TV Series) as
Mrs. Rowe
- The Old Team (1987) - Mrs. Rowe
1986
Hunter (TV Series) as
Janice Winslow
- Change Partners and Dance (1986) - Janice Winslow
1986
Moonlighting (TV Series) as
Stephanie
- The Son Also Rises (1986) - Stephanie
Writer
2014
Worst Day #1 (Short) (writer) (completed)
2016
Thicker Than Water (Short) (writer)
2015
Worst Day #2 (Short) (story) / (writer)
2014
Worst Day (Short) (story) / (writer)
2014
Worst Day #3 (Short) (writer)
Director
2014
Worst Day #1 (Short) (completed)
2016
Take Care (Short)
2016
Thicker Than Water (Short)
2015
Worst Day #2 (Short)
2014
Worst Day (Short)
2014
Worst Day #3 (Short)
Producer
2014
Worst Day #1 (Short) (producer) (completed)
2015
Worst Day #2 (Short) (producer)
2014
Worst Day (Short) (producer)
2014
Worst Day #3 (Short) (producer)
Soundtrack
1993
Matlock (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Matlock's Bad, Bad, Bad Dream (1993) - (performer: "Stormy Weather", "Come Rain or Come Shine")
Thanks
2017
The Delivery (Short) (thanks)
2015
Glass Bottom Boats (Short) (special thanks)
2013
Frankly, Rebecca (Short) (the producers wish to thank)
2013
Birdbath (special thanks)
Self
1999
The 15th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards (TV Special) as
Self
1982
Family Feud (TV Series) as
Self - Celebrity Contestant
- Saints vs. Sinners Special: Game 3 (1982) - Self - Celebrity Contestant
- Saints vs. Sinners Special: Game 1 (1982) - Self - Celebrity Contestant
- Love in the Afternoon Super Feud Special Game 1: General Hospital vs One Life to Live (1982) - Self - Celebrity Contestant
1980
The $10,000 Pyramid (TV Series) as
Self - Celebrity Contestant
- Episode dated 22 February 1980 (1980) - Self - Celebrity Contestant
- Episode dated 21 February 1980 (1980) - Self - Celebrity Contestant
- Episode dated 20 February 1980 (1980) - Self - Celebrity Contestant
- Episode dated 19 February 1980 (1980) - Self - Celebrity Contestant
- Episode dated 18 February 1980 (1980) - Self - Celebrity Contestant

References

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