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Debi Mazar

Debi Mazar, a native New Yorker, made an auspicious feature film debut in Martin Scorsese's Goodfellas in the role of Ray Liotta's junkie mistress. She went on to work with such noted directors as Oliver Stone in The Doors, Jodie Foster in Foster's directorial debut Little Man Tate, Cameron Crowe in Singles, Barry Levinson in Toys, Woody Allen in Bullets Over Broadway, Joel Schumacher in Batman Forever, and Michael Mann in the award-winning The Insider. Mazar has also worked with Spike Lee in three of the director's films: Jungle Fever, Malcolm X and Girl 6.

In addition, Mazar has co-starred in several independent features, including Nick Cassavette's She's So Lovely and Steve Buscemi's directorial debut Trees Lounge.

On television, Mazar starred in the series Civil Wars, playing legal secretary Denise Ianello. Though Civil Wars ended, Mazar's character was picked up on the long-running series L.A. Law. Mazar also developed and starred in the series Temporarily Yours and more recently starred on the series That's Life. She has also been seen in several longform projects, including Oprah Winfrey Presents David and Lisa and Witness to the Mob.


Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.

Debi Mazar Facts

OccupationActress
BirthdayAugust 15, 1964 (53)
SignLeo
BirthplaceQueens, New York, USA
Height5' 5" (1m65)  How tall is Debi Mazar compared to you?

Selected Filmography

Entourage
GoodFellas
The Tuxedo
Empire Records
The Women
Batman Forever
Home Alone: Holiday Heist
Goodfellas 25th Anniversary ? Movie
Be Cool
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