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Allison Janney (born 19 November 1959) is an American actress.

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She is a prolific character actress. After years of minor and uncredited film and television appearances, Janney's breakthrough came with the role of C. J. Cregg in the NBC political drama The West Wing (1999–2006), for which she received four Primetime Emmy Awards. Allison has also received three additional Emmys, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe Award, and an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress in I, Tonya for her portrayal of Tonya Harding's mother LaVona Golden.

Some of her work includes:

  • Over the Hedge - Gladys Sharp (voice)
  • Hairspray - Prudy Pingleton
  • Juno - Brenda "Bren" MacGuff
  • Mr. Peabody & Sherman - Mrs. Grunion (voice)
  • Spy - Elaine Crocker
  • Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children - Dr. Nancy Golan / Mr. Barron
  • The Girl on the Train - Detective Riley
  • Ma - Dr. Brooks
  • Bombshell - Susan Estrich
  • Law & Order
  • King of the Hill
  • Two and a Half Men - Beverly
  • Phineas and Ferb - Charlene Doofenshmirtz (voice)
  • Robot Chicken
  • Family Guy
  • Masters of Sex - Margaret Scully
  • Mom - Bonnie Plunkett
  • F Is for Family - Henrietta Van Horne (voice)
  • DuckTales - Goldie O'Gilt (voice)


She voices Margaux Needler, the villainous reality TV show host and homemaking guru for the town of Assimilation, in The Addams Family (2019).