Mary Steenburgen

Mary Steenburgen

Mary Steenburgen  American Actress


Who is is she dating right now?

Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen are married.


Mary Steenburgen was previously married to Malcolm McDowell (1980 - 1990).


Mary Steenburgen is a 63 year old American Actress. Born Mary Nell Steenburgen on 8th February, 1953 in Newport, Arkansas, USA and educated at North Little Rock High School, North Little Rock, AR, she is famous for Back to the Future Part III (1990), Joan of Arcadia in a career that spans 1978–present. Her zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Mary Steenburgen has been in 9 on-screen matchups, including Dudley Moore in Romantic Comedy (1983), Jack Nicholson in Goin' South (1978), James Caan in Elf (2003), Christopher Lloyd in Back to the Future Part III (1990) and Craig T. Nelson in The Proposal (2009).

Mary Steenburgen is a member of the following lists: People from Newport, Arkansas, Actresses from Arkansas and 21st-century American actresses.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 24 years, 10 months 18 years, 10 months 12 years, 9 months
Total2 24 years, 10 months 18 years, 10 months 12 years, 9 months


First Name Mary
Middle Name Nell
Last Name Danson
Maiden Name Steenburgen
Full Name at Birth Mary Nell Steenburgen
Alternative Name Mary Danson, Mary McDowell
Age 63 years
Birthday 8th February, 1953
Birthplace Newport, Arkansas, USA
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Weight 125lbs (57 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School North Little Rock High School, North Little Rock, AR
University Hendrix College
Occupation Text Actress, Producer, Songwriter, Musician
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Back to the Future Part III (1990), Joan of Arcadia
Year(s) Active 1978–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Independent Artists Agency, Inc.
Brand Endorsement (2012) TV commercial for Hormel Pepperoni - Narrator
Bust (inches) 36
Cup Size C
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 36
Clothes Size 6
Shoe Size 10
Official Websites,
Father Maurice Steenburgen
Mother Nellie Mae Steenburgen
Family Member Lilly McDowell (daughter) (actress), Charlie McDowell (son) (producer/director)

Mary Nell Steenburgen (born February 8, 1953) is an American actress. She won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for playing the role of Lynda Dummar in Jonathan Demme's 1980 film Melvin and Howard.

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Partner Comparison

Mary Steenburgen63 AquariusActress
Ted Danson68 CapricornActor
Malcolm McDowell73 GeminiActor


Lily AmandaFemale21st January, 198135 years old
Charles MalcolmMale10th July, 198333 years old


The Book of Love2016JuliaMovie
Katie Says Goodbye2016Movie
A Walk in the Woods2015JeannieMovie
Togetherness2015LindaTV Show
The Last Man on Earth2015Gail KlostermanTV Show
7 Days in Hell2015Louisa PooleTV Movie
Jim Henson's Turkey Hollow2015Aunt ClyTV Movie
The One I Love2014Mom (voice)Movie
Song One2014KarenMovie
Last Vegas2013DianaMovie
Brahmin Bulls2013Helen WestMovie
Orange Is the New Black2013Delia PowellTV Show
The Tale of The Princess Kaguya2013The Bamboo Cutter's WifeMovie
Outlaw Country2012Anastasia LeeTV Movie
Self Deportation Station with Mary Steenburgen & George Lopez2012Movie
The Help2011Elain SteinMovie
Wilfred2011Catherine NewmanTV Show
Fight for Your Right Revisited2011Café PatronShort Film
Keepin' It Real Estate2011ClaireMovie
Dirty Girl2010PeggyMovie
Justified2010Katherine HaleTV Show
Southern Discomfort2010TV Movie
In the Electric Mist2009Bootsie RobicheauxMovie
The Open Road2009KatherineMovie
The Proposal2009Grace PaxtonMovie
Bored to Death2009JosephineTV Show
Did You Hear About the Morgans?2009Emma WheelerMovie
Happiness Isn't Everything2009Audrey VeillTV Movie
Four Christmases2008MarilynMovie
Step Brothers2008Nancy HuffMovie
Elvis and Anabelle2007GenevaMovie
Honeydripper2007Amanda WinshipMovie
Nobel Son2007Sarah MichaelsonMovie
Numb2007Dr. BlaineMovie
The Brave One2007CarolMovie
Reinventing the Wheelers2007Claire WheelerTV Movie
Inland Empire2006Visitor #2Movie
The Dead Girl2006Leah's MotherMovie
30 Rock2006Diana JessupTV Show
Marilyn Hotchkiss' Ballroom Dancing & Charm School2005Marienne HotchkissMovie
Robot Chicken2005AthenaTV Show
Capital City2004Elaine SummerTV Movie
It Must Be Love2004Clem GazelleTV Movie
Casa de los babys2003GayleMovie
Hope Springs2003Joanie FisherMovie
Joan of Arcadia2003Helen GirardiTV Show
Sunshine State2002Francine PinkneyMovie
Wish You Were Dead2002Sally RiderMovie
Living with the Dead2002Detective Karen CondrinTV Movie
Reel Comedy2002TV Show
Mrs. Pilgrim Goes to Hollywood2002MaryMovie
Outtakes2002Clara Clayton (uncredited)Movie
I Am Sam2001Dr. BlakeMovie
Life as a House2001Colleen BeckMovie
Nobody's Baby2001EstelleMovie
The Trumpet of the Swan2001Mother (voice)Movie
Picnic2000Rosemary SydneyTV Movie
Noah's Ark1999NaamahTV Movie
Curb Your Enthusiasm1999Mary SteenburgenTV Show
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit1999Grace RinatoTV Show
About Sarah1998Sarah Elizabeth McCaffreyTV Movie
Becker1998PatientTV Show
Gulliver's Travels1996Mary GulliverTV Movie
Ink1996Kate MontgomeryTV Show
My Family1995GloriaMovie
Nixon1995Hannah NixonMovie
Powder1995Jessie CaldwellMovie
The Grass Harp1995Sister IdaMovie
Clifford1994Sarah DavisMovie
It Runs in the Family1994Mrs. Parker (Mother)Movie
Pontiac Moon1994Katherine BellamyMovie
The Gift1994CatherineShort Film
Philadelphia1993Belinda ConineMovie
What's Eating Gilbert Grape1993Betty CarverMovie
Frasier1993MarjorieTV Show
The Butcher's Wife1991Stella KeefoverMovie
Back to the Future1991Clara Clayton BrownTV Show
Back to the Future Part III1990Clara ClaytonMovie
The Long Walk Home1990Narrator (voice)Movie
Miss Firecracker1989Elain RutledgeMovie
Parenthood1989Karen BuckmanMovie
The Attic: The Hiding of Anne Frank1988Miep GiesTV Movie
Dead of Winter1987Julie Rose, Katie McGovern, EvelynMovie
End of the Line1987Rose PickettMovie
The Whales of August1987Young SarahMovie
One Magic Christmas1985Ginny GraingerMovie
Tender Is the Night1985Nicole Warren DiverTV Show
Cross Creek1983Marjorie Kinnan RawlingsMovie
Romantic Comedy1983Phoebe CraddockMovie
A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy1982AdrianMovie
Faerie Tale Theatre1982Little Red Riding HoodTV Show
Melvin and Howard1980Lynda DummarMovie
Time After Time1979AmyMovie
Goin' South1978Julia Tate MoonMovie
What's the PointCybilMovie
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Posted commentsView all comments (3)

FrogAug 26, 2011

She always comes as the good gal!

MouseJul 3, 2011

"Let's have a dozen and act like they're donuts."- Steve Martin, yelling at Mary Steenburgen in "Parenthood" as they played the Buckmans.

BeeJun 12, 2011

Oh, my! She must still bee buzzing onto her films!

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