Marcia Gay Harden

Movie Actress

Birthday August 14, 1959

Birth Sign Leo

Birthplace San Diego, CA

Age 64 years old

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American actress who won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the 2000 film Pollock. Her other film credits include Meet Joe Black, Space Cowboys, Mystic River, The Invisible, Flubber, and Fifty Shades of Grey. She played Maggie Brener in multiple seasons of the Apple TV series The Morning Show.

Before Fame

Her first major film role came in the 1990 Coen Brothers feature Miller's Crossing. 


She portrayed Rebecca Halliday in ten episodes of the HBO series The Newsroom. She has amassed more than 120 acting roles throughout her prolific and ongoing career. 

Family Life

She was married to Thaddaeus Scheel from 1996 until 2012. She and Scheel had two daughters named Eulala Gracea and Julitta Dee, and a son named Hudson Harden Scheel. 

Associated With

She played the therapist of Diane Keaton's character in the 1996 film The First Wives Club.