Illeana Douglas

Illeana Douglas

Illeana Douglas  American Actress


Who is is she dating right now?

Illeana Douglas is currently single.


Illeana Douglas was previously married to Jonathan Axelrod (1998 - 2001).

She has been in a relationship with Martin Scorsese (1988 - 1997).


Illeana Douglas is a 51 year old American Actress. Born Illeana Hesselberg on 25th July, 1965 in Quincy, Massachusetts, USA, she is famous for Goodfellas, Cape Fear in a career that spans 1987–present. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Illeana Douglas has been in 2 on-screen matchups, including Federico Castelluccio in Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001) and Jeff Garlin in Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001).

Illeana Douglas is a member of the following lists: Writers from Quincy, Massachusetts, American web series actresses and Women film directors.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 3 years, 10 months - -
Dating1 9 years - -
Total2 9 years 6 years, 11 months 3 years, 10 months


First Name Illeana
Last Name Douglas
Maiden Name Hesselberg
Full Name at Birth Illeana Hesselberg
Alternative Name Illeana Douglas, Illeana Hesselberg, Illeana J Douglas
Age 51 years
Birthday 25th July, 1965
Birthplace Quincy, Massachusetts, USA
Height 5' 8½" (174 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Brown - Light
Distinctive Feature Doe eyes
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress, director, screenwriter, producer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Goodfellas, Cape Fear
Year(s) Active 1987–present
Official Websites
Family Member Melvyn Douglas (Grandfather), Helen Gahagan, Douglas (Grandmother)

Illeana Hesselberg, most commonly known as Illeana Douglas, (born July 25, 1965) is an American actress, director, screenwriter, and producer. Douglas has had a long-ranging diverse career as a character actor with a specialty in comedy. Notable works include work in a 2001 episode of Six Feet Under – for which she received a Primetime Emmy nomination as Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series and won the Best Guest Actress in a Drama Series award from OFTA, the Online Film & Television Association – and her work in the TV series Action opposite Jay Mohr – for which she won a Satellite Award for Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy. She can currently be seen on Turner Classic Movies where she hosts specials focused on unheralded women directors from film history.

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Partner Comparison

Illeana Douglas51 LeoActress
Jonathan Axelrod67 CancerFilm/TV Producer
Martin Scorsese73 ScorpioFilm Director


The Late Bloomer2016Movie
The Skinny2016JacquelineTV Show
Return to Sender2015JudyMovie
Road Hard2015Kim MadsenMovie
Pearly Gates2015KarenMovie
Mega Shark vs. Kolossus2015Dr. Alison GrayMovie
The Jimmy Star Show with Ron Russell2015GuestMovie
She's Funny That Way2014JudyMovie
Chasing Life2014Dominic's MotherTV Show
Sister2014Aunt ConnieMovie
The Boxcar Children2014Mary (voice)Movie
Welcome to Sweden2014NancyTV Show
Outlook Not So Good2014MomMovie
The Darwin Initiative2014Lindsey TellerMovie
Max Rose2013Jenny FlowersMovie
Chez Upshaw2013Rita UpshawMovie
It's Dark Here2013Linda TenniesMovie
Maron2013Illeana DouglasTV Show
Monarch2013Lindsey TellerMovie
All Stars2013Billie BurkeMovie
Saving Santa2012Susan SatcherMovie
The Cape2011Netta StiltonTV Show
Chaos2011Linda PhillipsTV Show
The Green2011TrishMovie
The Temp Life2010Eve RandallTV Show
Suite 72010LivvyTV Show
Spärhusen Plays The Egyptian2010Beirget KattsonShort Film
Life Is Hot in Cracktown2009MommyMovie
April Showers2009SallyMovie
Drop Dead Diva2009Dr. RezaTV Show
Modern Family2009JanetTV Show
Triumph of Spärhusen2009Beirget KattssonShort Film
Osso Bucco2008MeganMovie
Otis2008Kate LawsonMovie
The Year of Getting to Know Us2008Christine JacobsonMovie
Easy to Assemble2008IlleanaTV Show
The List2007DonnaMovie
Walk the Talk2007Jill (as Illeana Douglass)Movie
Order Up2007WaitressShort Film
Factory Girl2006Diana VreelandMovie
The Bondage2006Elaine EdwardsMovie
Not Like Everyone Else2006Toni BlackbearTV Movie
Women of a Certain Age2006SharonTV Movie
Crumbs2006ShelleyTV Show
Shark2006Gloria DentTV Show
Ugly Betty2006SheilaTV Show
The Californians2005Olive RansomMovie
Grey's Anatomy2005Dr. AlmaTV Show
Surviving Eden2004CameoMovie
The Coven2004TV Movie
Entourage2004MarcieTV Show
Missing Brendan2003Julie ConroyMovie
The Adventures of Pluto Nash2002Dr. Mona ZimmerMovie
The New Guy2002Kiki PierceMovie
Point of Origin2002KateTV Movie
Ghost World2001Roberta AllsworthMovie
Law & Order: Criminal Intent2001Beverly TysonTV Show
Six Feet Under2001AngelaTV Show
Strange Frequency2001Dr. Helen MeadTV Show
The Next Best Thing2000Elizabeth RyderMovie
The Thin Pink Line2000Julia BullockMovie
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2000Ruby BanksTV Show
Can't Stop Dancing1999Anita DickMovie
Happy, Texas1999Doreen SchaeferMovie
Message in a Bottle1999Lina PaulMovie
Stir of Echoes1999Lisa WeilMovie
Rockin' Roller Coaster1999Band ManagerShort Film
Lansky1999Anna LanskyTV Movie
Action1999Wendy WardTV Show
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Gina BernardoTV Show
Brother's Keeper1998GinnyTV Show
Chasing Amy1997Alyssa's Roommate (uncredited)Movie
Picture Perfect1997DarcyMovie
Hacks1997Georgia FecklerMovie
Bella Mafia1997Teresa Scorpio LucianoTV Movie
Rough Riders1997Edith RooseveltTV Movie
Weapons of Mass Distraction1997Rita PascoeTV Movie
Grace of My Heart1996Denise Waverly, Edna BuxtonMovie
Wedding Bell Blues1996JasmineMovie
Boy Crazy, Girl Crazier1996CelenaShort Film
Search and Destroy1995Marie DavenportMovie
To Die For1995Janice MarettoMovie
Judgement1995LaurelShort Film
The Drew Carey Show1995Rachel MurrayTV Show
The Single Guy1995MarthaTV Show
Quiz Show1994Woman at Book PartyMovie
Alive1993Lilliana MetholMovie
Household Saints1993Evelyn SantangeloMovie
The Perfect Woman1993Short Film
Frasier1993Kenny's WifeTV Show
Homicide: Life on the Street1993Gina DoolenTV Show
The Larry Sanders Show1992Illeana DouglasTV Show
Cape Fear1991Lori DavisMovie
Guilty by Suspicion1991Nan, Zanuck's SecretaryMovie
Jungle Fever1991Angie's Neighbor (scenes deleted)Movie
New York Stories1989Paulette's Friend (segment "Life Lessons")Movie
Seinfeld1989LorettaTV Show
The Last Temptation of Christ1988Crowd Member (voice)Movie
Hello Again1987Mother in ParkMovie
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HumanidApr 15, 2014

She's Roman Catholic.. She is just 1/8th Jewish through her paternal great grandpa and other paternal ancestries aren't Jewish. Her mom is Italian Catholic. Please change her religion

HumanidApr 15, 2014

She's Roman Catholic.. She is just 1/8th Jewish through her paternal great grandpa and other paternal ancestries. Her mom is Italian Catholic. Please change her religion

heatherachaseJan 9, 2011

great in Goodfellas

GGAug 9, 2010


revanthpavankumarApr 4, 2010


donald thiedermanNov 27, 2007

she did a movie in las vegas and had the lowest neckline dress i ever seen. i wish i rembered the name of the movie. she makes my hormones go wild. d.t.

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