Fast Facts

  • Was a roommate of Alan Ball in college and had a recurring role in his cable drama True Blood.
  • Added the family name Cameron when told there was already a J. Smith in Actors' Equity.
  • Played Maggie in the original Broadway cast of 1989's Lend Me a Tenor.
  • Did the readings for the audio books Remembrance, Moment to Moment and Hunger Point.
  • Over the years has appeared in three different productions of Molière's Tartuffe, playing three different characters.


  • 1991, Tony — Actress (Featured Role--Play): Nominee


  • Joann Smith — Sister
  • Nellie Sharpe Lonergan — Daughter
  • Richard Sharpe Smith — Father
  • Kenneth Lonergan — Husband


  • Attended Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

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  • Birth Name: Jean Isabel Smith
  • Birth Place: Louisville, KY
  • Profession: Actor

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