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Annabella Sciorra as Det. Carolyn Barek in Law & Order: Criminal Intent
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Annabella Sciorra as Det. Carolyn Barek in Law & Order: Criminal Intent

Annabella Gloria Philomena Sciorra (born March 24, 1964) is an American film and stage actress who has starred in a number of films and television series. Image File history File links Detective_Carolyn_Barak_-_Annabella_Sciorra. ... Image File history File links Detective_Carolyn_Barak_-_Annabella_Sciorra. ... Detective Carolyn Barek Detective Carolyn Barek is a fictional character on Law & Order: Criminal Intent, played by Annabella Sciorra. ... March 24 is the 83rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (84th in leap years). ... 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 calendar). ... This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ... Film is a term that encompasses motion pictures as individual projects, as well as the field in general. ...

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Biography

Sciorra, an Italian American, was born in Wethersfield, Connecticut. At age 11, her family moved to New York City, where as a teenager she began taking acting lessons. She attended South Shore High School in the Canarsie neighborhood of Brooklyn. Sciorra formed The Brass Ring Theatre Company, when she was 20 years old. An Italian-American is an American of Italian descent either born in America or someone who has immigrated. ... Wethersfield is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. ... It has been suggested that this article be split into multiple articles. ... Nickname: Big Apple, City that never Sleeps, Gotham Location in the state of New York Coordinates: Country United States State New York Boroughs The Bronx Manhattan Queens Brooklyn Staten Island Settled 1613 Mayor Michael Bloomberg (R) Area    - City 1,214. ... Canarsie is a neighborhood in the eastern portion of the borough of Brooklyn, in New York City, USA. Its name is Algonquin for fenced land or fort. ... Brooklyn (named for the Dutch city Breukelen) is one of the five boroughs of New York City. ...


She first came to widespread attention in her co-lead role in Spike Lee's 1991 Jungle Fever. Other major films roles include The Hand That Rocks the Cradle and What Dreams May Come. She is also familiar to many viewers as Tony Soprano's mistress, Gloria Trillo, in the HBO series The Sopranos, for which she received an Emmy nomination. Shelton Jackson Lee (born March 20, 1957 in Atlanta, Georgia), better known as Spike Lee, is an American film director, producer, writer, and actor noted for his films dealing with social and political issues. ... Jungle Fever is a 1991 film directed by Spike Lee, starring Wesley Snipes and Annabella Sciorra. ... The Hand That Rocks the Cradle is the title of a number of works of art: A poem, The Hand That Rocks the Cradle, by William Ross Wallace A song, The Hand That Rocks the Cradle, (1984) by The Smiths A film, The Hand That Rocks the Cradle, (1992) starring... DVD cover for What Dreams May Come What Dreams May Come is an Academy Award-winning 1998 dramatic film, starring Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr. ... Anthony John Soprano, Sr. ... Annabella Sciorra as Gloria Gloria Trillo was a fictional character from the highly acclaimed television series The Sopranos. ... HBO (Home Box Office) is a premium cable television network with headquarters in New York City. ... The Sopranos is an American television drama broadcast on HBO about a fictional Italian-American Mafia family in Northern New Jersey. ... An Emmy Award. ...


She also made a guest appearance in the first episode of Law & Order: Trial by Jury. Recently, she joined the cast of Law & Order: Criminal Intent as Det. Carolyn Barek, partner to Detective Mike Logan who is played by Chris Noth. She was replaced by Julianne Nicholson as Det. Megan Wheeler, who played Christina Finn on the short-lived NBC legal drama Conviction. Law and Order: Trial by Jury is the third spinoff of Law & Order; it focuses on the court room process, as opposed to particular topics of crime. ... Law & Order: Criminal Intent is a United States crime drama television series that began in 2001. ... Detective Carolyn Barek Detective Carolyn Barek is a fictional character on Law & Order: Criminal Intent, played by Annabella Sciorra. ... Det. ... Christopher Noth (born November 13, 1954 in Madison, Wisconsin) is an actor in American film, stage and television. ... Julianne Nicholson (born July 1, 1971) is an American actress. ... Detective Megan Wheeler is a fictional character portrayed by Julianne Nicholson on Law & Order: Criminal Intent. ... It has been suggested that NBC Radio City Studios, NBC Studios be merged into this article or section. ...


She will guest star on the fourth season of Showtimes The L Word. The cast of The L Word The L Word is a television drama series that portrays the lives of a group of lesbians and bisexuals and their friends, family and lovers in Los Angeles. ...


Private Life

Sciorra was married to actor Joe Petruzzi from 1989 to 1993. She has dated actor Bobby Cannavale since 2004. She currently resides in Manhattan. Bobby Cannavale (born 3 May 1971 in Union City, New Jersey, USA) is an American actor. ... The Borough of Manhattan, highlighted in yellow, lies between the East River and the Hudson River. ...


Filmography (selected)

Films

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Television

Law & Order is an American television police procedural and legal drama set in New York City. ... Law & Order: Criminal Intent is a United States crime drama television series that began in 2001. ... Law and Order: Trial by Jury is the third spinoff of Law & Order; it focuses on the court room process, as opposed to particular topics of crime. ... The Sopranos is an American television drama broadcast on HBO about a fictional Italian-American Mafia family in Northern New Jersey. ... Asteroid (1997) is a TV Movie about the American Government trying to stop an asteroid colliding with the Earth. ... From the barren farms of Italy to the cramped tenements of New York, the immigrant families struggle with an adopted life -- none more so than the Angeluzzi-Corbos. ...

Stage

She has appeared off-Broadway in various productions, such as: Off-Broadway plays or musicals are performed in New York City in smaller theatres than Broadway, but larger than Off-Off-Broadway, productions. ...

  • Roar (2004) (Clurman Theatre)
  • Those The River Keeps
  • The Vagina Monologues
  • Stay With Me (West Bank Cafe)
  • Love and Junk (LaMaMa E.T.C.)
  • Trip Back Down (Actors Repertory Theatre)
  • Shyster (Naked Angels)

The Vagina Monologues is an Obie Award-winning episodic play written by Eve Ensler which premiered Off-Broadway in 1996. ...

References

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Fametracker :: The Fame Audit :: Annabella Sciorra (784 words)
Yes, I have a film crush on Annabella Sciorra, and have ever since she and Wesley Snipes toppled drafting tables in Jungle Fever.
Annabella Sciorra is exactly the kind of smoky beauty who should be doing dark roles like The Sopranos six to eight times a year, then playing Harrison Ford's wife on her weeks off.
Sciorra and Maria Bello should be getting first crack at pretty much every role in Hollywood, even the male ones.
Annabella Sciorra @ Filmbug UK (356 words)
Annabella Sciorra received an Emmy nomination for her highly acclaimed performance in the role of Gloria Trillo on HBO's The Sopranos, opposite James Gandolfini.
Sciorra made a profound impact with her impressive role opposite Wesley Snipes in Jungle Fever, Spike Lee's groundbreaking story of a young mixed-race relationship.
Sciorra received critical acclaim for her role as the beleagured wife of a police officer in a small New Jersey town in Copland, starring opposite Robert De Niro and Sylvester Stallone in the highly praised drama, written and directed by James Mangold.
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