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Meredith Eaton

​Meredith Eaton is well known for her breakout recurring role as feisty attorney Bethany Horowitz, on the ABC hit series "Boston Legal" (2004). Meredith has also guest starred on several critically acclaimed prime time shows, such as "House M.D." (2004), "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (1999), and "Without a Trace" (2002). Prior to her role on "Boston Legal" (2004), Meredith was best known for her role of Emily Resnick, the spitfire attorney on the CBS prime time drama, "Family Law" (1999). Other memorable roles have been on "NYPD Blue" (1993) and "Dharma & Greg" (1997). Meredith Hope Eaton was born and raised on the south shore of Long Island, New York. Her mother is a clinical psychoanalyst and her father, a retired governor appointed administrative law judge. After graduating from Hofstra University with a degree in Psychology and a minor in Theater, Meredith completed her Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology with a 4.0 grade point average from the prestigious Derner Institute Of Psychoanalysis at Adelphi University. Meredith's breakthrough acting opportunity came when she learned that there was an open casting call for a feature film that was looking for a short-stature actress to star in a leading role alongside Kathy Bates and Rupert Everett. Meredith landed the role over 500 women who auditioned from the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. The movie, Unconditional Love (2002) has become a cult classic. Her performance as Emily Resnick on "Family Law" (1999) has earned her much public recognition, including a MAC award nomination for Best Supporting Actress in a drama, as well as winner of "Best New Cast Addition For A Television Series" from Pop Matters. Meredith has also garnered accolades for her role on "Boston Legal" (2004), including being named one of the Fall, 2006 top "Dramatic Debuts" by Yahoo! TV, and earning "Must Watch" pick by the influential magazine, Entertainment Weekly.


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Born:
Aug 26, 1974 In Long Island - New York - USA
Movie/TV Credits:
12
First Appeared:
In the series Dharma & Greg 1997-09-24
Latest Project:
Movie Turks & Caicos 2014-03-20
Known For
Poster of Veronica Mars
Poster of Without a Trace
Poster of Unconditional Love
Poster of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
Filmography
Movie Veronica Mars Receptionist 2014-03-13
Movie Turks & Caicos Clare Clovis 2014-03-20
Movie Balls Out: The Gary Houseman Story Mrs. Tuttle 2009-01-13
Series Boston Legal Unknown 2004-10-03
Series House Unknown 2004-11-16
Series NCIS Carol Wilson 2003-09-23
Movie Unconditional Love 2002-08-23
Series Without a Trace Unknown 2002-09-26
Series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Unknown 2000-10-06
Series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Unknown 1999-09-20
Series Family Law 1999-09-20
Series Dharma & Greg Unknown 1997-09-24