Madeleine Stowe

Madeleine Stowe

Aug. 18th, 1958
Born in
Los Angeles, California, USA
5' 8

Madeleine Stowe's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Revenge  TV Show
Raines TV Show
The Gangster Chronicles TV Show
The Gangster Chronicles

Main Movie Roles

2003 - Octane
2002 - We Were Soldiers
2002 - Avenging Angelo
1999 - The General's Daughter
1998 - Playing by Heart
1998 - The Proposition
1995 - Twelve Monkeys
1994 - Bad Girls
1994 - China Moon
1993 - Short Cuts
1993 - Another Stakeout
1992 - Unlawful Entry
1992 - The Last of the Mohicans
1991 - Closet Land
1990 - The Two Jakes
1989 - Worth Winning
1987 - Stakeout

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Herself - Guest
[Complete List]


Madeleine Stowe (born August 18, 1958) grew up in Eagle Rock, a working-class neighborhood of Los Angeles. At age ten she started practicing for a career as a concert pianist and trained every day for hours. However, when her instructor died in 1976 she more or less quit playing.

She went to University of Southern California and studied cinema and journalism before taking up acting at Beverly Hills' Solaris Theater. She made a few appearances in TV and on film but her breakthrough came in 1987 with Stakeout (1987). Other major credits include The Last of the Mohicans (1992) and Short Cuts (1993).

When not filming she spends her time at her ranch in Texas, which she shares with her husband 'Brian Benben'.

  • She played two heroines from the 'Leatherstocking Tales' by 'James Fenimore Cooper' (qv). Cora Munro (older sister) in _The Last of the Mohicans (1992)_ (qv) and Hetty Hutter (younger sister) in _The Deerslayer (1978) (TV)_ (qv).
  • (1995) Chosen by Empire magazine as one of the 100 Sexiest Stars in film history (#90).
  • She and husband 'Brian Benben' (qv) own a working cattle ranch outside of Fredericksburg, Texas.
  • She is half British (father) and half-Costa Rican (mother).
  • Has a son (name and age unknown)
  • Portrayed a blind woman in _Blink (1994)_ (qv) and in an episode of _"Little House on the Prairie" (1974)_ (qv).
  • Replaced 'Faith Hill' (qv) as Julie Moore in _We Were Soldiers (2002)_ (qv).
  • In one of her earliest film appearances, she was re-voiced by 'Anne Lockhart (I)' (qv), daughter of 'June Lockhart' (qv) and grand-daughter of 'Gene Lockhart' (qv) and 'Kathleen Lockhart' (qv).

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