Beth Grant



Place of birth:

Gadsden, Alabama, USA:


Beth Grant (born September 18, 1949) is an American actress. She is known for often playing characters who are conservatives, religious zealots or sticklers for rules. She has appeared in dozens of films, including Rain Man, Speed; To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar; Love Field; Donnie Darko; A Time to Kill; Little Miss Sunshine; Child's Play 2; Daltry Calhoun; City Slickers 2; Don't Tell Her It's Me; Matchstick Men; Factory Girl; The Wizard; Sordid Lives; The Rookie; All About Steve; No Country for Old Men, Crazy Heart, and Rango. Grant has also appeared in many TV shows, including Everwood; Delta; The Golden Girls; Malcolm in the Middle; The X-Files; Friends; CSI; Six Feet Under; Wonderfalls; My Name Is Earl; Yes, Dear; King of the Hill; The Office; Angel; Judging Amy; Jericho; Sordid Lives: The Series; Criminal Minds, Sabrina The Teenage Witch; True Blood; How I Met Your Mother; and The Mentalist. Grant was born in Gadsden, Alabama, and is an alumna of East Carolina University. She is married to actor Michael Chieffo with whom she has one child. Grant played the same character, Marianne Marie Beetle, in the short-lived show Wonderfalls and Pushing Daisies, both created by Bryan Fuller. Description above from the Wikipedia article Beth Grant, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Film Credits

William (2019)
as Dr. Godwin Thomas
Hover (2018)
as Joanna
Mississippi Requiem (2018)
Andover (2018)
as Rebecca
Nostalgia (2018)
as Anna O'Bryan
Tiny Mammals (2017)
as Narrator
Lucky (2017)
as Elaine
I Do... Until I Don't (2017)
as Phyllis
Tenn (2017)
as Edwina Williams
Domain (2017)
as Nadine
Actors Anonymous (2017)
The Institute (2017)
as Posthwaite
In Dubious Battle (2017)
as Ethel
Jackie (2016)
as Claudia "Lady Bird" Johnson
Heartland (2016)
as Crystal
Tond (2016)
as Janice
Great Plains (2016)
as Tess
Band of Robbers (2016)
as Widow Douglas
Addicted to Fresno (2015)
as Tilda
The Midnight Swim (2015)
as Amelia Brooks
Consumed (2015)
as Kristin Kessler
Alex of Venice (2015)
as Teacher
The Bridge Partner (2015)
as Mattie Whalen
Just Before I Go (2014)
as Mrs. Lawrence
Faults (2014)
as Evelyn
As I Lay Dying (2013)
as Addie Bundren
Bad Words (2013)
as Irene
Out West (2013)
as Tiffany Alcott
The Violation (2013)
as Linda Heim
Miss Dial (2013)
as Mrs. Wojiechowski
Mockingbird Lane (2012)
as Marie
Blues for Willadean (2012)
as Willadeen Winkler
Sedona (2012)
as Deb
Life of Lemon (2011)
Hollywood to Dollywood (2011)
as Herself
The Artist (2011)
as Peppy's Maid
Rango (2011)
as Bonnie (voice)
Valley of the Sun (2011)
as Marva
Operation: Endgame (2010)
as Susan
Spork (2010)
as Principal Tulip
In My Sleep (2010)
as Evelyn
Crazy Heart (2009)
as Jo Ann
Rocker (2009)
as Mrs. Hill
Herpes Boy (2009)
as Mom
Dear Lemon Lima (2009)
as Principal Applebomb
Stolen Lives (2009)
as Older Edvena
All About Steve (2009)
as Mrs. Horowitz
Extract (2009)
as Mary
Hide (2008)
as Candy
Henry Poole Is Here (2008)
as Josie
Winged Creatures (2008)
as Carla's Mom
Polar Opposites (2008)
as General Railen
No Country for Old Men (2007)
as Carla Jeans Mother
Welcome to Paradise (2007)
The House of Usher (2007)
as Mrs. Thatcher
Hot Tamale (2007)
as Dori Woodriff
The Ungodly (2007)
as Emma Lemac
Factory Girl (2006)
as Julia Warhol
Flags of Our Fathers (2006)
as Mother Gagnon
Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
as Nancy Jenkins
Southland Tales (2006)
as Dr. Inga Von Westphalen
Daltry Calhoun (2005)
as Ciotka Dee
Hard Pill (2005)
as Mom
#1 Fan: A Darkomentary (2005)
as Herself
Mystery Woman: Mystery Weekend (2005)
as Angela
Our Very Own (2005)
as Virginia Kendal
A Thief Of Time (2004)
as Ranger Mildred Luna
Evil Alien Conquerors (2003)
as Sheila
Matchstick Men (2003)
as Laundry Lady
Birdseye (2002)
as Ruth Betters
The Rookie (2002)
as Olline
Desert Saints (2002)
as Lou
Rock Star (2001)
as Mrs. Cole
Pearl Harbor (2001)
as Motherly Secretary
Murder, She Wrote: The Last Free Man (2001)
as Louisa Ashland
Donnie Darko (2001)
as Kitty Farmer
Sordid Lives (2000)
as Sissy Hickey
Blue Valley Songbird (1999)
as Ruby
Making Sandwiches (1998)
as Mrs Hellman
Dance with Me (1998)
as Lovejoy
Doctor Dolittle (1998)
as Woman
Lawn Dogs (1997)
as Mrs. Burns, Trent's Mother
A Thousand Acres (1997)
as Roberta
A Time to Kill (1996)
as Cora Mae Cobb
Norma Jean & Marilyn (1996)
as Grace Goddard
To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar (1995)
as Loretta
Safe (1995)
as Becky
Lieberman in Love (1995)
City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold (1994)
as Lois
Speed (1994)
as Helen
The Dark Half (1993)
as Shayla Beaumont
Love Field (1992)
as Hazel
White Sands (1992)
as Roz Kincaid
Overkill: The Aileen Wuornos Story (1992)
as Pat McGinty
Child's Play 2 (1990)
as Miss Kettlewell
Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael (1990)
as Lillian Logerfield
Flatliners (1990)
as Housewife
The Image (1990)
as Martha Packard
The Wizard (1989)
as Diner Manager
Rain Man (1988)
as Mother at Farm House
Under Cover (1987)
as Miss Randolph
Wake the Riderless Horse ()
Hold On ()
as Shelly
Underwater Upside Down ()
as Mrs. Sheraton
The Long Home ()
as Mrs. Winer
The Labyrinth ()
as Betsy

TV Series Credits

American Gods (2017)
as Jack
The Mindy Project (2012)
as Beverly
Sordid Lives: The Series (2008)
as Sissy Hickey
Pushing Daisies (2007)
as Marianne Marie Beattle
Drive (2007)
Jericho (2006)
My Name Is Earl (2005)
Bones (2005)
The Office (2005)
Medium (2005)
Wonderfalls (2004)
Mystery Woman (2003)
The Pitts (2003)
as Nadine
Boomtown (2002)
Everwood (2002)
According to Jim (2001)
Six Feet Under (2001)
Malcolm in the Middle (2000)
Angel (1999)
as Maude Pearson
Judging Amy (1999)
Providence (1999)
Maximum Bob (1998)
Two Guys and a Girl (1998)
King of the Hill (1997)
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996)
as Mrs. Popowski
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1996)
as Mrs. Grant
The Pretender (1996)
Goode Behavior (1996)
Friends (1994)
as Lizzy
Bakersfield P.D. (1993)
The X-Files (1993)
Delta (1992)
I Know My First Name Is Steven (1989)
as Mrs. Beta
Hooperman (1987)
The Golden Girls (1985)
Murder, She Wrote (1984)
Hunter (1984)