Tyne Daly Celebrity Watchlist

Fast Facts

  • Grew up in Westchester County, NY.
  • Appeared in the series Medical Center opposite her father, James Daly, playing his daughter.
  • Brother Tim Daly married Amy Van Nostrand, who appeared on Cagney & Lacey. 
  • With her fifth Emmy win in 1996, she became the most-honored dramatic actress in Emmy history.
  • Costarred with her daughter Kathryne Dora Brown several times, including on episodes of Judging Amy, in the TV movie The Wedding Dress (2001) and in several stage productions.
  • Reunited on screen with Cagney & Lacey costar Sharon Gless on a 2003 episode of Daly's show, Judging Amy, and a 2010 episode of Gless' show, Burn Notice.
  • Guest starred on a 2009 episode of Grey's Anatomy, the series her brother's show, Private Practice, was spun off of.
  • Portrayed drama teacher Maria Callas in a 2010 production of Master Class at the Kennedy Center, and then reprised the role at the Manhattan Theatre Club in 2011. 
  • Appeared in Celebrate Hope, a concert honoring Bob Hope in 2011.
  • Hobbies include reading and listening to music.

Awards

  • 1986, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama: Winner
  • 1995, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television: Nominee
  • 1987, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 1978, Emmy — Outstanding Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Drama or Comedy Special: Nominee
  • 1996, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actress for a Drama Series: Winner
  • 1988, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Winner
  • 2001, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2002, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 1983, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Winner
  • 1984, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Winner
  • 2005, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 1995, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2000, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2004, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2006, Tony — Actress (Featured Role--Play): Nominee
  • 1990, Tony — Actress (Musical): Winner
  • 2001, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2003, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 1985, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Winner
  • 1987, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama: Nominee
  • 1984, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama: Nominee
  • 2014, Tony — Actress (Play): Nominee
  • 1985, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama: Nominee
  • 1992, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 1986, Emmy — Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2003, Emmy — Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series: Winner

Relationships

  • Hope Newell — Mother
  • Alyxandra Brown — Daughter
  • Kathryne Dora Brown — Daughter
  • Pegeen Daly — Sister
  • Georg Stanford Brown — Ex-husband
  • Glynnis Daly — Sister
  • Alisabeth Brown — Daughter
  • James Daly — Father
  • Tim Daly — Brother

College

  • Attended Rockland Community College, Suffern, NY; attended Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

Details

  • Birth Name: Ellen Tyne Daly
  • Birth Place: Madison, WI
  • Birthday: February 21, 1946, Pisces
  • Profession: Actor
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