Kelly Bishop

Kelly Bishop

Kelly Bishop  American Actress


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Kelly Bishop was previously married to Lee Leonard.


Kelly Bishop is a 74 year old American Actress. Born Carole Bishop on 28th February, 1944 in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA, she is famous for Dirty Dancing (1987).... Marjorie Houseman in a career that spans 1962–2013 and 2015. Her zodiac sign is Pisces.

Kelly Bishop has been in 3 on-screen matchups, including Edward Herrmann in Gilmore Girls (2000), Jerry Orbach in Dirty Dancing (1987) and Pat McNamara in Law & Order (1990).

Kelly Bishop is a member of the following lists: Dancers from Colorado, Dancers from New Jersey and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School alumni.


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Married1 37 years, 8 months - -
Total1 37 years, 8 months - -


First Name Kelly
Last Name Bishop
Full Name at Birth Carole Bishop
Age 74 years
Birthday 28th February, 1944
Birthplace Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Dirty Dancing (1987) .... Marjorie Houseman
Year(s) Active 1962–present, 1962–2013, 2015

Carole "Kelly" Bishop (born February 28, 1944) is an American actress and dancer, best known for her roles as matriarch Emily Gilmore on the series Gilmore Girls, and as the mother of Jennifer Grey's character in the film Dirty Dancing. Bishop created the role of Sheila in A Chorus Line, for which she won a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical. She also starred as Fanny Flowers in the ABC Family short-lived comedy-drama series Bunheads.

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Kelly Bishop74 PiscesActress
Lee Leonard89 AriesTV Personality


The Salzburg Story2018The LadyMovie
Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life2016Emily GilmoreTV Show
Flesh and Bone2015TV Show
Sex&Drugs&Rock&Roll2015ElizabethTV Show
Saint Janet2014JanetMovie
Untitled Richard LaGravenese Project2014Lucille JulienMovie
Bunheads2012Fanny FlowersTV Show
A Novel Romance2011Lily SparksMovie
Friends with Kids2011Marcy FrymanMovie
The Good Wife2009Bea Wilson, Mrs. KentTV Show
Mercy2009Lauren KemptonTV Show
Army Wives2007Jean CalhounTV Show
My X-Girlfriend's Wedding Reception2001Sylvia WiensteinMovie
Blue Moon2000Peggy's MotherMovie
Wonder Boys2000Amanda LeerMovie
Gilmore Girls2000Emily GilmoreTV Show
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Julia Zimmer, RegistrarTV Show
Private Parts1997Ray SternMovie
Cafe Society1995Mrs. JelkeMovie
Miami Rhapsody1995ZeldaMovie
My Wildest Dreams1995Gloria JamesTV Show
Six Degrees of Separation1993AdeleMovie
Queens Logic1991MariaMovie
Law & Order1990Marian BorlandTV Show
The Baby-Sitters Club1990Flora TronellTV Show
Me and Him1988Eleanor AramisMovie
Murphy Brown1988Connie SilverbergTV Show
The Thorns1988Ginger ThornTV Show
Dirty Dancing1987Marjorie HousemanMovie
Solarbabies1986Tutor NoverMovie
The Recovery Room1985Kaye BrennerTV Movie
Kate & Allie1984PauletteTV Show
O'Hara's Wife1982Beth DouglasMovie
The New Odd Couple1982CharityTV Show
Advice to the Lovelorn1981Rita BordenTV Movie
Hart to Hart1979LauraTV Show
An Unmarried Woman1978ElaineMovie
ABC Afterschool Specials1972Roxanne HoldenTV Show
All My Children1970Freida LandauTV Show
Hawaii Five-O1968Charlene JenkinsTV Show
One Life to Live1968Dr. Robbins, Serena WymanTV Show
Step Out of Your Mind1966Missy Linden (as Carole Bishop)Movie
As the World Turns1956Grace Wescott Andrews (1987)TV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (3)

karentatertotkarentatertotJan 28, 2013

My guilty pleasure Gilmore Girl's come back! You're great

heatherachaseheatherachaseJan 9, 2011

great in dirty dancing

izzie laughlanJul 26, 2009

wasnt kelly bishops hair style the same in dirty dancing as it is on gilmore girls?

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