Jul. 5th, 1963
Brooklyn, New York
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Edith Falco is an American actress, known for Oz, The Sopranos, 30 Rock, Nurse Jackie, Horace and Pete, Law & Order True Crime and Tommy.
- Graduated from SUNY Purchase whose alumni are known collectively as "The Purchase Mafia".
- Is the daughter of art director Frank Falco and actress Judith M. Anderson.
- Her uncle is renowned fiction writer Ed Falco, who teaches at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
- Has fully recovered from breast cancer in 2004.
- She is the first actress to ever sweep the top three television awards. In 2000, she received the Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, The Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Drama Series, and the SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series, all in the same year for her performance as "Carmela Soprano" in the hit HBO series _"The Sopranos" (1999)_ (qv).
- (December 2004) Adopted a baby boy, and named him Anderson after her mother. It is her mother's maiden name.
- Adopted a baby girl from Florida and named her Macy (February 2008).
- Has a dog named Marley.