Illeana Douglas Overview

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Born: July 25, 1965

The granddaughter of actor Melvyn Douglas and Congresswoman Helen Gahagan, Illeana Douglas was born in Massachusetts. From a young age, Douglas knew she wanted to act and began her initial studies at the prestigious Neighbourhood Playhouse in New York. As a teen, she performed in numerous plays and did stand-up comedy. The saucer-eyed actress made her film debut in the Shelley Long comedy Hello Again (1987). While working as a publicist's assistant in NYC, she secured the role of a... See All


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