Susan Sullivan

Susan Sullivan

Character in Castle: Martha Rogers (Castle’s Mother)

Susan Sullivan

Susan Sullivan

Basic Stats

  • Birth Name: Susan Michaela Sullivan
  • Date of Birth: 18 November 1942
  • Place of Birth: New York City, NY
  • Height: 5′ 7 ½”

Websites

Brief Bio

Susan Sullivan was born in New York and attended Hofstra University on a drama scholarship. Sullivan has spent considerable time on and off Broadway with an extensive list of theatre credits.

Sullivan is best known for her roles popular series Dharma & Greg and Falcon Crest, though she has also made guest appearances in dozens of other television series and TV movies including “My Best Friend’s Wedding,” “The Incredible Hulk,” “Midway,” “A Perfect Stranger” and “Rich Man, Poor Man.”

A founding member of the Celebrity Action Council at the Los Angeles Mission, Sullivan has served on the Board of the Felice Foundation and been a spokesperson for the National Hospice Foundation and Save the Children.

Filmography

TV Series

  • Castle (2009)
  • The Nine – Nancy Hale (7episodes) 2006 – 2007
  • Brothers & Sisters – Miranda Jones (1 episode) – 2007
  • Two and a Half Men – Dorothy (1 episode) – 2006
  • Hope & Faith – Nancy Lombard/ Dr. Lombard (4 episodes) – 2005- 2006
  • Justice League – Queen Hippolyta/ Hippolyta (7 episodes) – 2001- 2005
  • Judging Amy – Patricia Millhouse (2episodes) – 2005)
  • The Drew Carey Show – Annette Newmark, Kellie s Mother (3 episodes) – 2004
  • Joan of Arcadia – Rich Woman God (1 episode) – 2004
  • I m with Her – Rosalyn (1 episode) – 2003)
  • Dead Like Me – Mary Kate Hourihan (1 episode) – 2003
  • Dharma & Greg – Kitty Montgomery (1 – 19episodes) – 1997- 2002
  • Another World – Lenore Moore Curtin Delaney #2 (photograph) (1 episode) – 1971- 1999
  • HBO First Look (TV series documentary) – Special Thanks (1 episode) – 1997)
  • The Monroes – Kathryn Monroe (unknown episodes) – 1995
  • The George Carlin Show – Kathleen Rachowski (6episodes) – 1994)
  • Doctor Doctor – Laura Stratford (1 episode) – 1990)
  • Falcon Crest – Maggie Gioberti/ Maggie Channing (207episodes) – 1981- 1989)
  • Fantasy Island – Dorothy Nicholson (1 episode) – 1981)
  • Making a Living – Lois Adams (13episodes) – 1980- 1981)
  • Taxi – Nora Chandliss (1 episode) – 1980
  • The Love Boat – Dr. Emily Bradford (1 episode) – 1979
  • Having Babies – Dr. Julie Farr – 1978
  • Barnaby Jones – Linda Gates/ Ruth Sorrell (3episodes) – 1976- 1978
  • Dog and Cat – Actress (1 episode) – 1977
  • Kojak – Carol Krug/ Kelly McCall (2episodes) – 1976- 1977
  • Rich Man, Poor Man – Book II – Maggie Porter (2episodes) – 1976
  • Bert D Angelo/Superstar – Sharon Andress (1 episode) – 1976
  • City of Angels – Margaret Hillings (1 episode) – 1976)
  • Petrocelli – Janet Wilson (1 episode) – 1975)
  • McMillan & Wife – Maggie Arnaud (1 episode) – 1975
  • S.W.A.T. – Actress (1 episode) – 1975
  • Medical Center – Joanna Courtney (1 episode) – 1975
  • A World Apart – Nancy Condon – 1970
  • The Best of Everything – April Morrison – 1970
  • Ironside – Andrea (1 episode) – 1969

TV Movies

  • The Amazing Westermans (TV movie) – Actress – 2004
  • The Lunchbox Chronicles (TV movie) – Actress – 2003
  • Two Came Back (TV movie) – Patricia Clarkson – 1997
  • A Perfect Stranger (TV movie) – Kaye – 1994
  • Perry Mason: The Case of the Ruthless Reporter (TV movie) – Twyla Cooper – 1991
  • Rage of Angels: The Story Continues (TV movie) – Mary Beth Warner – 1986
  • Cave-In! (TV movie) – Kate Lassiter – 1983
  • City in Fear (TV movie) – Madeleine Crawford – 1980
  • The Ordeal of Dr. Mudd (TV movie) – Frances Mudd – 1980
  • Marriage Is Alive and Well (TV movie) – Sara Fish – 1980
  • Breaking Up Is Hard to Do (TV movie) – Diane Sealey – 1979
  • The New Maverick (TV movie) – ‘Poker Alice Ivers – 1978
  • The Comedy Company (TV movie) – Linda Greg – 1978
  • Having Babies III (TV movie) – Dr. Julie Farr – 1978
  • Deadman s Curve (TV movie) – Rainbow – 1978
  • The Incredible Hulk (TV movie) – Dr. Elaina Marks – 1977
  • Having Babies II (TV movie) – Dr. Julie Farr – 1977
  • The Magnificent Magical Magnet of Santa Mesa (TV movie) – C.B. Macauley – 1977
  • Roger & Harry: The Mitera Target (TV movie) – Cindy St. Claire – 1977
  • The City (TV movie) – Carol Carter – 1977
  • Bell, Book and Candle (TV movie) – Rosemary – 1976
  • Between Time and Timbuktu (TV movie) – Nancy – Hostess – 1972
  • Macbeth (TV movie) – Third Witch – 1968

Awards & Nominations

  • Emmy Awards
    1978 – Nominated
    Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series for Having Babies
  • Golden Globes, USA
    1999 – Nominated
    Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture for Dharma & Greg
  • Soap Opera Digest Awards
    1989 – Nominated
    Outstanding Actress in a Leading Role: Prime Time for Falcon Crest
    1988 – Nominated
    Outstanding Actress in a Leading Role: Prime Time for Falcon Crest
    1988 – Nominated
    Favorite Super Couple on a Prime Time Serial for Falcon Crest
  • Viewers for Quality Television Awards (Q Awards)
    2000 – Nominated
    Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Comedy Series for Dharma & Greg
    1998 – Nominated
    Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Comedy Series for Dharma & Greg