Christine Lahti

Christine Ann Lahti (born April 4, 1950) is an American actress and filmmaker.wikipedia
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Running on Empty (1988 film)

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Her other film roles include ...And Justice for All (1979), Housekeeping (1987), Running on Empty (1988), and Leaving Normal (1992).
Running on Empty is a 1988 drama film directed by Sidney Lumet and starring River Phoenix, Judd Hirsch, Christine Lahti, and Martha Plimpton.

Leaving Normal (film)

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Her other film roles include ...And Justice for All (1979), Housekeeping (1987), Running on Empty (1988), and Leaving Normal (1992).
Leaving Normal is a 1992 American comedy-drama road film directed by Edward Zwick and starring Christine Lahti and Meg Tilly.

Swing Shift (film)

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She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for the 1984 film Swing Shift.
It also stars Christine Lahti, Fred Ward and Ed Harris.

Housekeeping (film)

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Her other film roles include ...And Justice for All (1979), Housekeeping (1987), Running on Empty (1988), and Leaving Normal (1992).
Housekeeping is a 1987 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Bill Forsyth and starring Christine Lahti, Sara Walker, and Andrea Burchill.

Lieberman in Love

For her directorial debut with the 1995 short film Lieberman in Love, she won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film.
Lieberman in Love is a 1995 American short film directed by Christine Lahti.

Chicago Hope

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An eight-time Golden Globe nominee and six-time Emmy Award nominee, she won a Golden Globe for the 1989 TV movie No Place Like Home, and won a Golden Globe and an Emmy in 1998 for her role as Kate Austin in the CBS series Chicago Hope (1995–99).
Christine Lahti joined in the second season as a talented cardiac surgeon with a chip on her shoulder, vying with Geiger for the chief of surgery position.

The Heidi Chronicles

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Lahti made her Broadway debut in 1980 as a replacement in Loose Ends, and went on to star in the Broadway productions of Present Laughter (1982) and The Heidi Chronicles (1989).
Replacement actors on Broadway included Christine Lahti, Brooke Adams, and Mary McDonnell as Heidi, David Hyde Pierce as Peter, and Tony Shalhoub as Scoop.

God of Carnage

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She returned to Broadway in 2009 to star in God of Carnage.
Broadway cast replacements include Ken Stott (who had starred in the London production), Christine Lahti, Jimmy Smits, Annie Potts (making her Broadway debut), Jeff Daniels (returning in the role of Michael and not his original role, Alan), Janet McTeer (who had appeared in the London production), Dylan Baker, Lucy Liu (in her Broadway debut).

...And Justice for All (film)

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Her other film roles include ...And Justice for All (1979), Housekeeping (1987), Running on Empty (1988), and Leaving Normal (1992).
Lee Strasberg, Jeffrey Tambor, Christine Lahti, Craig T. Nelson, and Thomas Waites appear in supporting roles.

My First Mister

In 2001, her first directorial feature-length film, My First Mister, was released.
My First Mister is a 2001 film written by Jill Franklyn and directed by Christine Lahti.

Hawaii Five-0 (2010 TV series)

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She also had a recurring role as Sonya Paxton in the NBC series Law and Order: Special Victims Unit (2009–11), as Doris McGarrett in the CBS series Hawaii Five-0 (2012–16), and Laurel Hitchin in NBC's The Blacklist (2015–17).
Christine Lahti as Doris McGarrett (seasons 3 and 7).

Delta Gamma

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Lahti studied Fine Arts at Florida State University and received her bachelor's degree in Drama from the University of Michigan, where she joined Delta Gamma sorority.
Christine Lahti – actress

List of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit characters

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She also had a recurring role as Sonya Paxton in the NBC series Law and Order: Special Victims Unit (2009–11), as Doris McGarrett in the CBS series Hawaii Five-0 (2012–16), and Laurel Hitchin in NBC's The Blacklist (2015–17).
Portrayed by Christine Lahti

List of Hawaii Five-0 (2010 TV series) characters

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She also had a recurring role as Sonya Paxton in the NBC series Law and Order: Special Victims Unit (2009–11), as Doris McGarrett in the CBS series Hawaii Five-0 (2012–16), and Laurel Hitchin in NBC's The Blacklist (2015–17).

Present Laughter

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Lahti made her Broadway debut in 1980 as a replacement in Loose Ends, and went on to star in the Broadway productions of Present Laughter (1982) and The Heidi Chronicles (1989).
It also featured Kate Burton as Daphne, Christine Lahti as Joanna, and Jim Piddock as Fred.

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (season 12)

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Lahti later guest starred in the ninth and seventeenth episode of the 12th season where she reprised her role as Executive ADA Sonya Paxton.
Christine Lahti returned as EADA Sonya Paxton in the ninth episode "Gray".

Birmingham, Michigan

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Lahti was born in Birmingham, Michigan, the daughter of Elizabeth Margaret (née Tabar; 1920–1995), a painter, homemaker, and nurse, and Paul Theodore Lahti (1919–2001), a surgeon.
Christine Lahti, Emmy-winning, Oscar-nominated actress

Ladies and Gentlemen, The Fabulous Stains

Shot in British Columbia, Canada, the film also featured Ray Winstone, Christine Lahti, ex-Sex Pistols Steve Jones and Paul Cook, along with Paul Simonon from The Clash, and Vince Welnick and Fee Waybill from The Tubes.

W. P. Kinsella

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It was adapted from Lieberman in Love, a short story by W. P. Kinsella.
He had not been listed in the film's credits, and was not acknowledged by director Christine Lahti in her acceptance speech.

Yonkers Joe

Yonkers Joe is a 2008 American film starring Chazz Palminteri, Christine Lahti, Tom Guiry, Michael Lerner, and Linus Roache.

New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Supporting Actress

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Gross Anatomy (film)

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Gross Anatomy is a 1989 American drama film directed by Thom Eberhardt and starring Matthew Modine, Daphne Zuniga, and Christine Lahti.

Hideaway (film)

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It is based on the 1992 novel of the same name by Dean Koontz, and stars Jeff Goldblum, Alicia Silverstone, Christine Lahti, Jeremy Sisto, Alfred Molina and Rae Dawn Chong.

Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film

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For her directorial debut with the 1995 short film Lieberman in Love, she won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film.