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Cynthia Ettinger


Cynthia Ettinger was born on April 18, 1954 in Edwards Air Force Base, California. She has been a member of "The Actors' Gang" for nearly thirty years and serves as the company's Co-Artistic Director and Master Teacher. Her first film appearance was in "Martians, Go Home". Cynthia has directed numerous plays during the company's thirty-five-year ... See full bio »

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Frailty Cynthia Harbridge
(2001)
The Silence of the Lambs Officer Jacobs
(1991)
License to Wed Macy's Clerk
(2007)
Deep Impact Pretty Woman
(1998)

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 2018 Here and Now (TV Series)
Lydia
- Dream Logic (2018) ... Lydia
- Hide and Seek (2018) ... Lydia
- Eleven Eleven (2018) ... Lydia
 2013 Problem of Evil
Josie
 2010 The Convention of Dying (Short)
 2007 License to Wed
Macy's Clerk
 2007 Heartland (TV Series)
Carol Walker
- Pilot (2007) ... Carol Walker
 2007 Cold Case (TV Series)
Emily Jacobi
- Stalker (2007) ... Emily Jacobi
 2006 Deadwood (TV Series)
Claudia
- Tell Him Something Pretty (2006) ... Claudia
- The Catbird Seat (2006) ... Claudia
- A Constant Throb (2006) ... Claudia
- Amateur Night (2006) ... Claudia
- Leviathan Smiles (2006) ... Claudia
 2005 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series)
Jana
- Into You Like a Train (2005) ... Jana
 2005 If Love Be Blind (Short)
Client
 2005 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Cassie Thorpe
- The Bogie Man (2005) ... Cassie Thorpe
 2005 House (TV Series)
Mrs. Simms
- Heavy (2005) ... Mrs. Simms
 2003-2005 Carnivàle (TV Series)
Rita Sue Dreifuss
- New Canaan, CA (2005) ... Rita Sue Dreifuss
- Outside New Canaan (2005) ... Rita Sue Dreifuss
- Cheyenne, WY (2005) ... Rita Sue Dreifuss
- Lincoln Highway, UT (2005) ... Rita Sue Dreifuss
- Outskirts, Damascus, NE (2005) ... Rita Sue Dreifuss
 1994-2004 ER (TV Series)
Linda Pryor / Mrs. Powell
- Drive (2004) ... Linda Pryor
- The Gift (1994) ... Mrs. Powell
 2004 Dragnet (TV Series)
Patricia Milena
- Retribution (2004) ... Patricia Milena
 2004 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
Fellatio Teacher
- Opening Night (2004) ... Fellatio Teacher
 2002-2003 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Evelyn Prichard / Angie Landricks
- Shaken (2003) ... Evelyn Prichard
- Resilience (2002) ... Angie Landricks
 2002-2003 Gilmore Girls (TV Series)
Maureen Rollins / Maureen
- Dear Emily and Richard (2003) ... Maureen Rollins
- Take the Deviled Eggs... (2002) ... Maureen
 2003 Thirteen
Cynthia
 2002 The Court (TV Series)
Charlene Grissom
- Life Sentence (2002) ... Charlene Grissom
 2001 Smallville (TV Series)
Martha Kent
- Unaired Pilot (2001) ... Martha Kent
 2001 Frailty
Cynthia Harbridge
 2001 Family Law (TV Series)
Lisa Sawyer
- The Quality of Mercy (2001) ... Lisa Sawyer
 2000 Behind the Seams
Waitress
 2000 Tenacious D (TV Series)
Jesus Ranch Cult Member
- Road Gig (2000) ... Jesus Ranch Cult Member
 2000 Providence (TV Series)
Sylvia Rohan
- The Gift (2000) ... Sylvia Rohan (uncredited)
- The Unsinkable Sydney Hansen (2000) ... Sylvia Rohan
 2000 Strong Medicine (TV Series)
Kendall Davis
- Side Effects (2000) ... Kendall Davis
 2000 Titus (TV Series)
Betty
- Tommy's Girlfriend (2000) ... Betty
 2000 Desperate But Not Serious
Ticket Agent
 2000 Pay It Forward (unconfirmed)
 2000 Fail Safe (TV Movie)
Betty Black
 2000 Felicity (TV Series)
Janice King
- Help for the Lovelorn (2000) ... Janice King
 2000 Camera Obscura
Crying Neighbor
 2000 The Practice (TV Series)
Martha Pinkner
- Blowing Smoke (2000) ... Martha Pinkner
 1999 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Rebecca / Carolyn
- Into the Fire (1999) ... Rebecca / Carolyn
 1998 Traveling Companion (Short)
Diane
 1998 The Effects of Magic
Charlotte
 1998 Deep Impact
Pretty Woman
 1995 Drive Baby Drive (Short)
Leanna
 1995 Pointman (TV Series)
Sister Mary / Alicia
- Trading Up in the Pale Moonlight (1995) ... Sister Mary / Alicia
 1995 Charlie Grace (TV Series)
Biker Chick
- Pilot (1995) ... Biker Chick
 1995 Down, Out & Dangerous (TV Movie)
Monica Harrington
 1994 Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (TV Series)
Tour Guide
- Vatman (1994) ... Tour Guide
 1992 Reasonable Doubts (TV Series)
Melissa Adams
- The Shadow of Death (1992) ... Melissa Adams
 1991 Seinfeld (TV Series)
Michele
- The Parking Garage (1991) ... Michele
 1991 The Silence of the Lambs
Officer Jacobs
 1990 Brain Dead
Nurse Anderson
 1989 Martians Go Home
Dr. Jane's Patient
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Stage Play: Mephisto directed by Tim Robbins- playing Theresa von Herzfeld, at The Actors' Gang in Los Angeles, CA See more »
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Was the original Martha Kent on the series Smallville (2001)...before the pilot aired, her scenes were reshot with Annette O'Toole, who now plays that role on the series. See more »

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