O'Connell's extensive stage work includes Beth Henley's Revelers, Sam Shepard's A Lie of the Mind and Fool for Love, Agnes of God, The Tempest, As You Like It, The Seagull, The Geography of Luck and The Front Page. She received the Dramalogue and Los Angeles Critics Awards for her performance in Stars in the Morning Sky, and a Dramalogue Award for her performance in Etta Jenks.
On television, O'Connell has co-starred in such movies as Murder in a Small Town for A&E, A Journey into Genius for PBS' American Playhouse, Best Intentions for Lifetime, Seduction of Innocence for CBS and Trial by Fire for ABC. In addition, she has appeared in Law & Order, Chicago Hope, Second Noah, Sirens and HBO's From the Earth to the Moon.
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Deirdre O'Connell Facts
|A Couple of Days and Nights (2005) as Cosmo|
|Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind (2004) as Hollis|
|Imaginary Heroes (2004) as Marge Dwyer|
|Secondhand Lions (2003) as Helen|
|Dragonfly (2002) as Gwyn|
|Hearts in Atlantis (2001) as Mrs. Gerber|
|Just Ask My Children (2001) -movie as Landry|
|Cool World (1992)|
|Straight Talk (1992)|
|State of Grace (1990)|
|Tin Men (1987)|