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Kim Delaney

Biography

Emmy Award-winning actress who played out Detective Diane Russell in the tv screen series NYPD Blue and CSI: Miami. She proved helpful being a model for the Top notch agency while participating in senior high school. Early in her profession, her functionality as Jenny Gardner Nelson on MOST OF My Children gained her a Day time Emmy Prize. She wedded Joseph Cortese in 1989, as well as the couple acquired a kid in 1990. She starred in NYPD Blue with Dennis Franz.

Quick Facts


Full Name Kim Delaney
Date Of Birth November 29, 1961
Place Of Birth Philadelphia, PA
Height 1.7 m
Profession TV Actress
Education J. W. Hallahan Catholic Girls High School
Nationality American, Irish
Spouse Joseph Cortese, Charles Grant, Andrew
Children Jack Cortese
Parents Joan Delaney, Jack Delaney
Siblings Patrick Delaney, Keith Delaney, Ed Delaney, John Delaney
Awards Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Nominations Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Television Series - Drama, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama Series, Satellite Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama, Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Movies Mission to Mars, The Drifter, Body Parts, Darkman II: The Return of Durant, Finding a Family, That Was Then... This Is Now, Closer and Closer, The Delta Force, Campus Man, The Disappearance of Christina, Project Metalbeast, Tall Dark And Deadly, Christmas Comes to Willow Creek, The Devil's Child, Hunter's Blood, The Broken Cord, Hangfire, The Force, Serial Killer, Infidelity, Perry Mason: The Case of the Sinister Spirit, Love and Treason, Cracked Up, All Lies End in Murder, Lady Boss, Take My Daughters Please, God Bless the Broken Road, Fire on the Mountain, Something Is Out There, The Fifth Corner, First Affair, Betting on the Bride
TV Shows Army Wives, NYPD Blue, CSI: Miami, 10.5: Apocalypse, Tour of Duty, Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King, Philly, The Fifth Corner, Something Is Out There
Star Sign Sagittarius

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#Fact
1Kim Delaney trained in the Meisner technique with Joanne Baron at The William Esper Studio in her first year and with William Esper in second year.
2She is the only girl born in the middle of four brothers. Ed Delaney and John Delaney before her, then Keith Delaney and Patrick Delaney. They are a tax lawyer, a television sports producer, a bartender and an accountant.
3Graduated from John W. Hallahan Catholic Girls' High School in Philadelphia in 1977.
4Was a highly in-demand teen model.
51997-2006: Was engaged to Alan Barnette.
62/19/02: She was given two years probation, a $300 fine and ordered to attend a safe driving class as a result of her arrest for drunken driving.
72002: She was arrested for drunk driving in Malibu, CA, when a witness called police to report an erratic driver. Police traced the license plate number they were given to Delaney and she was found at her home. After an investigation she was arrested and jailed. She was released the next morning and scheduled for a court appearance in February.
81990: Son Jack Cortese born.


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
God Bless the Broken Road2017filmingPatti Hill
Murder in the First2016TV SeriesDr. Nancy Redman / Dr. Nancy Redmun
To Appomattox2015TV Mini-SeriesMary Todd Lincoln
Army Wives2007-2012TV SeriesClaudia Joy Holden / Lorraine Sullivan
Finding a Family2011TV MovieIleana
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2007TV SeriesCaptain Julia Millfield
Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King2006TV Mini-SeriesMary Rivingham
10.5: Apocalypse2006TV Mini-SeriesDr. Samantha Hill
The O.C.2005TV SeriesRebecca Bloom
10.52004TV Mini-SeriesDr. Samantha Hill
Infidelity2004TV MovieDanielle Montet
Sudbury2004TV MovieSally Owens
NYPD Blue1995-2003TV SeriesDet. Diane Russell
CSI: Miami2002TV SeriesMegan Donner
Philly2001-2002TV SeriesKathleen Maguire
Love and Treason2001TV MovieLt. Kate Timmons
Mission to Mars2000Maggie McConnell
The Devil's Child1997TV MovieNikki DeMarco
All Lies End in Murder1997TV MovieMeredith Scialo
Closer and Closer1996TV MovieKate Saunders
Temptress1995Karin Swann
Serial Killer1995VideoSelby Younger
Darkman II: The Return of Durant1995VideoJill Randall
Tall, Dark and Deadly1995TV MovieMaggie Springer
Project: Metalbeast1995Anna de Carlo
The Force1994VideoSarah Flynn
The Disappearance of Christina1993TV MovieLilly Kroft
Lady Boss1992TV MovieLucky Santangelo
The Fifth Corner1992TV SeriesErica Fontaine (1992)
The Broken Cord1992TV MovieSuzanne
Body Parts1991Karen Chrushank
Hangfire1991Maria Montoya Slayton
Tales from the Crypt1990TV SeriesGloria Fielding
Tour of Duty1989TV SeriesAlex Devlin
Something Is Out There1988TV Mini-SeriesMandy Estabrook
Take My Daughters, Please1988TV MovieEvan
The Drifter1988Julia Robbins
Christmas Comes to Willow Creek1987TV MovieJessie
Hooperman1987TV Series
L.A. Law1987TV SeriesLeslie Kleinberg
Cracked Up1987TV MovieJackie
Perry Mason: The Case of the Sinister Spirit1987TV MovieSusan Warrenfield
Campus Man1987Dayna Thomas
Hotel1986TV SeriesMarie Lockhart
Hunter's Blood1986Melanie
The Delta Force1986Sister Mary
The Equalizer1986TV SeriesSally Ann Carter
That Was Then... This Is Now1985Cathy Carlson
All My Children1981-1984TV SeriesJenny Gardner Nelson Jenny Gardner
First Affair1983TV MovieCathy

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Finding a Family2011TV Movie co-executive producer
The Devil's Child1997TV Movie co-executive producer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Army Wives: A Final Salute2014TV Movie thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
From the Mouths of Babes2012TV Series documentaryHerself (2015)
The 36th Annual Gracie Awards2011TV SpecialHerself
An Evening of Stars: Tribute to Lionel Richie2010TV MovieHerself
Entertainment Tonight2009TV SeriesHerself
Séries express2008TV SeriesHerself
The View2008TV SeriesHerself
Infanity2008TV Series documentaryHerself
The Tony Danza Show2005TV SeriesHerself
Live with Kelly and Michael2005TV SeriesHerself
On-Air with Ryan Seacrest2004TV SeriesHerself
ABC's 50th Anniversary Celebration2003TV Special documentaryHerself
The Greatest2002TV Series documentaryHerself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1996-2002TV SeriesHerself
My VH1 Music Awards2001TV SpecialHerself - Presenter
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn2001TV SeriesHerself
The Daily Show2000TV SeriesHerself
The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1999TV SpecialHerself - Nominated: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series and Presenter: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie
5th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards1999TV SpecialHerself
The 56th Annual Golden Globe Awards1999TV Movie documentaryHerself - Nominee: Best Actress in a TV-Series Drama
The 50th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1998TV SpecialHerself - Nominated: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series and Presenter: Introducing James Garner
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1997-1998TV SeriesHerself
1998 ALMA Awards1998TV SpecialHerself
4th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards1998TV SpecialHerself
The 55th Annual Golden Globe Awards1998TV SpecialHerself - Nominee: Best Actress in a Drama Series
The 49th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards1997TV SpecialHerself - Winner: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
1997 VH1 Fashion Awards1997TV SpecialHerself
3rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards1997TV SpecialHerself
Late Show with David Letterman1996TV SeriesHerself
2nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards1996TV SpecialHerself
The 2th Annual Lucy Awards1995TV SpecialHerself
1995 VH1 Honors1995TV MovieHerself
All My Children 25th Anniversary Special1995TV MovieHerself
Family Feud1983TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Army Wives: A Final Salute2014TV MovieHerself (archival)
'NYPD Blue': A Final Tribute2005TV Movie documentaryDet. Diane Russell
All My Children: Daytime's Greatest Weddings1993VideoJenny Gardener Nelson

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1997Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)
1983SoapySoapy AwardsMost Exciting New ActressAll My Children (1970)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2002Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Performance by an Actress in a Series, DramaPhilly (2001)
2000ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)· Bill Brochtrup
· Gordon Clapp
· Dennis Franz
· James McDaniel
· Ricky Schroder
· Andrea Thompson
· Nicholas Turturro
2000Q AwardViewers for Quality Television AwardsBest Supporting Actress in a Quality Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)
1999Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - DramaNYPD Blue (1993)
1999Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)
1999ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)
1999ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)· Gordon Clapp
· Dennis Franz
· Sharon Lawrence
· James McDaniel
· Jimmy Smits
· Andrea Thompson
· Nicholas Turturro
1999TV Guide AwardTV Guide AwardsFavorite Actress in a DramaNYPD Blue (1993)
1999Q AwardViewers for Quality Television AwardsBest Supporting Actress in a Quality Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)
1998Golden GlobeGolden Globes, USABest Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - DramaNYPD Blue (1993)
1998Primetime EmmyPrimetime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)
1998Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actress in a Series, DramaNYPD Blue (1993)
1998ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)
1998ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)· Gordon Clapp
· Dennis Franz
· James McDaniel
· Jimmy Smits
· Andrea Thompson
· Nicholas Turturro
1998Q AwardViewers for Quality Television AwardsBest Actress in a Quality Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)
1997Golden Satellite AwardSatellite AwardsBest Actress in a Series, DramaNYPD Blue (1993)
1997ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)
1997ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)· Gordon Clapp
· Dennis Franz
· Sharon Lawrence
· James McDaniel
· Justine Miceli
· Gail O'Grady
· Jimmy Smits
· Nicholas Turturro
1997Q AwardViewers for Quality Television AwardsBest Supporting Actress in a Quality Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)
1996ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesNYPD Blue (1993)· Gordon Clapp
· Dennis Franz
· Sharon Lawrence
· James McDaniel
· Justine Miceli
· Gail O'Grady
· Jimmy Smits
· Nicholas Turturro
1983Daytime EmmyDaytime Emmy AwardsOutstanding Actress in a Supporting Role in a Daytime Drama SeriesAll My Children (1970)


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