Lisa Banes


At Playwrights Horizons: Isn’t It Romantic (Drama Desk nomination) and Fighting International Fat. Broadway: Present Laughter, Accent on Youth, High Society, Arcadia, Rumors. Off-Broadway includes Look Back in Anger (Roundabout, Theatre World Award); My Sister in this House (Second Stage, Obie Award); Three Sisters, Emily (Manhattan Theatre Club); The Antigone (Public Theater); On the Verge, Ten by Tennesee (Acting Company alumnus). Films include The Hotel New Hampshire, Cocktail, Young Guns, The Jackal, Dragonfly, Pumpkin, and Freedom Writers. Some three score television appearances include being a regular on the series “The Trials of Rosie O’Neil,” “Son of the Beach” and “Girls Club;” recurring roles include “China Beach,” “The King of Queens” and “Six Feet Under.” Guest star appearances include “L.A. Law,” “Rosanne,” “Frasier,” “Desperate Housewives” and most recently “Royal Pains,” “The Good Wife,” and “Law & Order: SVU.” Best Pilot: “Gloria Vane.” Lisa is a graduate of the Juilliard School, an alumna of The Acting Company and a member of three unions. (As of March 2011)

Appears in
Isn't It Romantic
Fighting International Fat
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