Felicity Huffman

Felicity Huffman

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Dec. 9th, 1962
Born in
Bedford, New York, USA
5' 5

Felicity Huffman's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Desperate Housewives TV Show
Desperate Housewives
Sports Night TV Show
Sports Night
The D.A. TV Show
The D.A.

Main Movie Roles

2008 - Phoebe in Wonderland
2007 - Georgia Rule
2005 - Transamerica
2004 - Christmas with the Kranks
2004 - Raising Helen
1999 - Magnolia
1995 - Hackers
1990 - Reversal of Fortune

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Julia Wilcox
Lorna Colm
Hillary Colson
Dr. Betty Director (Voiced)
Dr. Nancy Da Silva
Det. Tagliatti
Ann Stark
Herself - Actress (segment "Felicity")
Ellie Stockton
[Complete List]


Felicity Kendall Huffman (born December 9, 1962) is an American film, stage, and television actress. She is known for her role as executive producer Dana Whitaker on the ABC comedy-drama Sports Night (1998–2000), which earned her a Golden Globe Award nomination, and as hectic supermom Lynette Scavo on the long-running ABC comedy-drama Desperate Housewives (2004–2012), which has earned her an Emmy Award and three Screen Actors Guild Award.

In 2005, her critically acclaimed role as a transgender woman in the independent film Transamerica earned her a Golden Globe Award and an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress. She has also starred in such films as Reversal of Fortune, The Spanish Prisoner, Magnolia, Path to War, Georgia Rule and Phoebe in Wonderland.

  • One of her idols is 'Tina Turner' (qv).
  • Her parents divorced when she was one year old.
  • 'Jessica Alba' (qv) was one of her students at the Atlantic Theater Company.
  • Was among the guests at 'Marcia Cross' (qv)' wedding to Tom Mahoney
  • On an episode of 'Oprah Winfrey' (qv)'s "Wildest Dreams" segments, Huffman's dream came true when she got to sing backup to her idol 'Tina Turner' (qv) who was performing live for Oprah (Feb. 2005)
  • Likes herbal tea.
  • Graduated high school in 1981 from the prestigious Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen, Michigan, where she majored in theater.
  • She was fired from the TV show _"Thunder Alley" (1994)_ (qv).

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