most recently directed and produced I Spy starring Eddie Murphy
and Owen Wilson
. Her previous directing credits include 28 Days starring Sandra Bullock
, the box-office hit Dr. Dolittle and the commercially successful Private Parts, a motion picture chronicle of the life of Howard Stern
. Additional other credits include The Brady Bunch Movie and The Late Shift
, a docudrama detailing the competition between Jay Leno
and David Letterman
to host The Tonight Show
. The HBO presentation was honored with a DGA Award.
Thomas won Emmy and CableACE Awards for comedy series directing of Dream On, which also brought her a Directors Guild Award nomination. Thomas first achieved national recognition as an actress in her Emmy-winning role as 'Sergeant Lucy Bates' on the long-running television series Hill Street Blues.
: This profile was written in or before 2005.
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