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Brooke Smith Fast Facts:
Daughter of famous publicist Lois Smith.
Played bass in a band during high school.
Studied at the Actors' Studio.
Made her film debut in 1988's
Gained 25 pounds for her role as the kidnapped Catherine Martin in
The Silence of the Lambs
; had nightmares about the role beforehand, but found all the screaming she did during filming to be therapeutic.
Is also a successful journalist who has interviewed celebrities such as Ed Harris and Steve Buscemi.
Role as Dr. Erica Hahn on
reunited her with some of her previous costars: Ellen Pompeo (a 1996 episode of
Law & Order
), Sandra Oh (they played lovers in
, a 1998 play) and Patrick Dempsey (2004's
Iron Jawed Angels
Brooke Smith Relationships:
Lucy Dinknesh Lubensky - Daughter
Eric Smith - Brother
Steven Lubensky - Husband
Luke Smith - Brother
Scott Smith - Brother
Lois Smith - Mother
Gene Smith - Father
Fanny Lubensky - Daughter
Brooke Smith Awards:
2007 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
Attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York, NY
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