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Mamie Gummer

Quick facts

Full nameMary Willa “Mamie” Gummer
Known asMamie Gummer
BirthdayAugust 3, 1983
Age38 years old
Sun signLeo
Place of birthNew York City, U.S.
EducationMiss Porter’s School
Kent School
Northwestern University (theater and communications)



1986HeartburnAnnie Forman (Credited as Natalie Stern)
2006The HoaxDana
2006The Devil Wears PradaStarbucks employee (Deleted scene)
2007EveningLila Wittenborn
2007All Saints DayLily
2008The Loss of a Teardrop DiamondJulie Corleone
2009Taking WoodstockTisha
2009The LightkeepersRuth
2010Twelve ThirtyMaura
2010The WardEmily
2013The LifeguardMel
2013Side EffectsKayla Millbank
2014Echo ParkSophie
2015The End of the TourJulie
2015Ricki and the FlashJulie Brummel
2018An Actor PreparesAnnabelle
2018Out of BlueJennifer Rockwell
2021SeparationMaggie Vahn


2008John AdamsSally Smith Adams
2010–15The Good WifeNancy Crozier
2011Off the MapDr. Mina Minard
2011A Gifted ManGemma
2012The Big CMaxine Cooper
2012–13Emily Owens, M.D.Emily Owens
2014ElementaryMargaret Bray
2016The CollectionHelen Sabine
2018The Good FightNancy Crozier
2018Robot ChickenCarly (voice)
2018Castle RockMatthew Deaver’s Mother
2019True DetectiveLucy Purcell
2020Blood of ZeusElectra
2020The Right StuffJerrie Cobb


2003The Laramie ProjectNorthwestern University Theater
200412 Volt HeartNorthwestern University Theater
2004The House of Blue LeavesBananas ShaughnessyNorthwestern University Theater
2005–2006Mr. MarmaladeLucyLaura Pels Theatre, NYC
2006The Water’s EdgeEricaSecond Stage Theatre, NYC
2007The Autumn GardenSophie TuckermanWilliamstown Theatre Festival
2007Desdemona: A Play about a HandkerchiefPlaywrights Horizons Mainstage Theatre
2008Les Liaisons DangereusesCécile VolangesAmerican Airlines Theatre
2008Hunting and GatheringBessPrimary Stages, NYC
2009Uncle VanyaSonya SerebryakovaClassic Stage Company, NYC
2015Ugly Lies the BoneJessRoundabout Theatre, NYC
2017The SiegelAliceSouth Coast Repertory, LA
2018Our Very Own Carlin McCulloughCynGeffen Playhouse Theater, LA

Awards and nominations:

Title (year)CategoryNominated WorkStatus
Theatre World Award (2006)Best Supporting Actress
Mr. MarmaladeWinner
Lucille Lortel Award (2007)Outstanding Featured Actress
The Water’s EdgeNominated
Lucille Lortel Award (2009)Outstanding Featured Actress
Uncle VanyaNominated
Drama Desk Award (2016)Outstanding Actress in a Play
Ugly Lies The Bone at Roundabout UndergroundNominated