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Molly Shannon

Born: 1964

Biography

Molly Helen Shannon (born September 16, 1964) is an American comic actress best known for her work as a cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1995–2001 and for starring in the films Superstar and Year of the Dog. More recently, she starred in NBC's Kath & Kim from 2008–2009 and on the TBS animated series Neighbors from Hell. Description above from the Wikipedia article Molly Shannon, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia
Known For Acting
Gender Female
Place of Birth Shaker Heights, Ohio, USA

Resources

Movies

Good Boy!

Mrs. Baker in Good Boy!

Year of the Dog

Peggy in Year of the Dog

Superstar

Mary Katherine Gallagher in Superstar

More of Me

Alice in More of Me

Saturday Night Live: The Best of Molly Shannon

Self, various characters in Saturday Night Live: The Best of Molly Shannon

Wild Nights with Emily

Emily Dickinson in Wild Nights with Emily

Bambi Cottages

in Bambi Cottages

Other People

Joanne Mulcahey in Other People

Mastersons of Manhattan

Amanda Masterson in Mastersons of Manhattan

The 2018 Rose Parade Hosted by Cord & Tish

Tish Cattigan in The 2018 Rose Parade Hosted by Cord & Tish

The Royal Wedding Live with Cord and Tish!

Tish Cattigan in The Royal Wedding Live with Cord and Tish!

The 2019 Rose Parade with Cord & Tish

Tish Cattigan in The 2019 Rose Parade with Cord & Tish

Never Been Kissed

Anita in Never Been Kissed

The Wedding Weekend

Trish in The Wedding Weekend

Saturday Night Live: The Best of Commercial Parodies

in Saturday Night Live: The Best of Commercial Parodies

The (Dead Mothers) Club

Self in The (Dead Mothers) Club

Hurricane of Fun: The Making of Wet Hot

Herself in Hurricane of Fun: The Making of Wet Hot

Casa de Mi Padre

Sheila in Casa de Mi Padre

A Good Person

Diane in A Good Person

A Night at the Roxbury

Emily Sanderson in A Night at the Roxbury

My 5 Wives

Barbara Van Dyke in My 5 Wives

Life After Beth

Geenie Slocum in Life After Beth

Miles

Pam Walton in Miles

Fun Mom Dinner

Jamie in Fun Mom Dinner

Private Life

Cynthia Grimes in Private Life

Sextuplets

Linda in Sextuplets

Horse Girl

Joan in Horse Girl

The Music Man

Eulalie Mackechnie Shinn in The Music Man

What Goes Up

Penelope Little in What Goes Up

I Am Chris Farley

Self in I Am Chris Farley

How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Betty Lou Who in How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Osmosis Jones

Mrs. Boyd in Osmosis Jones

Gray Matters

Carrie in Gray Matters

The Amazing Screw-On Head

Patience the Vampire (voice) in The Amazing Screw-On Head

Serendipity

Eve in Serendipity

Return to Two Moon Junction

Traci in Return to Two Moon Junction

Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Denise Kushner in Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

We Don't Belong Here

Deborah in We Don't Belong Here

The Layover

Nancy in The Layover

Here Comes Peter Cottontail: The Movie

Jackie Frost (voice) in Here Comes Peter Cottontail: The Movie

The Little Hours

Sister Marea in The Little Hours

The Women of SNL

Various in The Women of SNL

Dinner and Driving

Arguing Woman in Cafe in Dinner and Driving

Norm Macdonald: Nothing Special

Self in Norm Macdonald: Nothing Special

Marie Antoinette

Aunt Victoire in Marie Antoinette

Scary Movie 4

Marilyn in Scary Movie 4

Scary Movie 5

Heather Darcy in Scary Movie 5

Hotel Transylvania

Wanda (voice) in Hotel Transylvania

Addicted to Fresno

Margaret Lipka in Addicted to Fresno

Half Magic

Mistress Valesca in Half Magic

Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

Wanda (voice) in Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation

Hotel Transylvania: Transformania

Wanda (voice) in Hotel Transylvania: Transformania

Bad Teacher

Melody (Garrett's Mom) in Bad Teacher

Promising Young Woman

Mrs. Fisher in Promising Young Woman

Nerdland

Business Woman (voice) in Nerdland

Chris Farley: Anything for a Laugh

in Chris Farley: Anything for a Laugh

Wet Hot American Summer

Gail in Wet Hot American Summer

My Boss's Daughter

Audrey Bennett in My Boss's Daughter

Phantom of the Opera: The Motion Picture

Meg (New York) in Phantom of the Opera: The Motion Picture

Trust Me

Janice in Trust Me

12 Days of Christmas Eve

Angie in 12 Days of Christmas Eve

Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant

Emily McCoy in Larry Gaye: Renegade Male Flight Attendant

Air Buddies

Molly (voice) in Air Buddies

Hotel Transylvania 2

Wanda (voice) in Hotel Transylvania 2

Spin Me Round

Deb in Spin Me Round

Evan Almighty

Eve Adams in Evan Almighty

Analyze This

Caroline in Analyze This

Igor

Eva (voice) in Igor

Snow Buddies

Molly (voice) in Snow Buddies

Little Man

Soccer Mom in Little Man

It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie

Self in It's a Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie

American Splendor

Stage Actor Joyce in American Splendor

Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond Cyberspace

Homeless Lady in Lawnmower Man 2: Beyond Cyberspace

Happiness

Nancy in Happiness

Live from New York!

Self in Live from New York!

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

Mrs. Dennit in Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

Saturday Night Live: The Best of Chris Farley

Cyclist (archive footage) (uncredited) in Saturday Night Live: The Best of Chris Farley

The Santa Clause 2

Tracy in The Santa Clause 2

Saturday Night Live: 25th Anniversary Special

Self in Saturday Night Live: 25th Anniversary Special

Saturday Night Live: The Best of Will Ferrell

Herself / Various Characters (archive footage) in Saturday Night Live: The Best of Will Ferrell

Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman

Kelly in Saturday Night Live: The Best of Phil Hartman

A Saturday Night Live Christmas Special

in A Saturday Night Live Christmas Special

The Five-Year Engagement

Onion Chef in The Five-Year Engagement

Jay and Silent Bob Reboot

SouthBest Airlines Lady in Jay and Silent Bob Reboot

The Thin Pink Line

Aani in The Thin Pink Line

Shallow Hal

Mrs. Mary Larson (uncredited) in Shallow Hal

Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special

Self / Mary Katherine Gallagher in Saturday Night Live: 40th Anniversary Special

NBC 75th Anniversary Special

Self in NBC 75th Anniversary Special

TV Shows

Seinfeld

Sam in Seinfeld

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

Self in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

Ed

Linda Berringer in Ed

Twin Peaks

Judy Swain in Twin Peaks

Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List

Self in Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List

Saturday Night Live

Self - Various Characters in Saturday Night Live

The Showbiz Show with David Spade

in The Showbiz Show with David Spade

Ellen

Woman in Ellen

The View

Self in The View

Glee

Brenda Castle in Glee

American Dad!

Kristy (voice) in American Dad!

The New Adventures of Old Christine

Jeannie in The New Adventures of Old Christine

In Living Color

in In Living Color

Will & Grace

Val Bassett in Will & Grace

30 Rock

Katherine Catherine in 30 Rock

Pushing Daisies

Dilly Balsam in Pushing Daisies

Kath & Kim

Kath Day in Kath & Kim

Divorce

Diane in Divorce

Web Therapy

Kirsten Noble in Web Therapy

Neighbors from Hell

Tina Hellman (voice) in Neighbors from Hell

Scrubs

Denise Lemmon in Scrubs

The Single Guy

Melody Pugh in The Single Guy

Cracking Up

Lesley Shackleton in Cracking Up

Today

Self in Today

Benched

Judge Conner in Benched

Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp

Gail von Kleinenstein in Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp

Moonbeam City

Silca (voice) in Moonbeam City

Getting On

Phyllis Marmatan in Getting On

The Spoils of Babylon

Meredith Sennheiser in The Spoils of Babylon

Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter

Self in Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter

Late Night with Conan O'Brien

Self - Guest in Late Night with Conan O'Brien

The Other Two

Pat Dubek in The Other Two

Jessie

Beverly Shannon in Jessie

Scrubs

Denise in Scrubs

Will & Grace

Val Bassett in Will & Grace

Saturday Night Live

in Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live

Self in Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live

Sidekick in Saturday Night Live

Hollywood Game Night

Self in Hollywood Game Night

Hannibal

Kidnapper in Hannibal

Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later

Gail in Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later

The White Lotus

Kitty Patton in The White Lotus

Bob's Burgers

Millie (voice) in Bob's Burgers

The Spoils Before Dying

Tricksy in The Spoils Before Dying

Late Night with Seth Meyers

Self in Late Night with Seth Meyers

Raising Hope

Maxine in Raising Hope

The Drew Barrymore Show

Self in The Drew Barrymore Show

I Love That for You

Jackie Stilton in I Love That for You

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

Self in The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

Web Therapy

Kirsten Noble in Web Therapy

Life in Pieces

Allie in Life in Pieces

On Air with Ryan Seacrest

Self in On Air with Ryan Seacrest

Sex and the City

Lily Martin in Sex and the City

Primetime Glick

in Primetime Glick

The Middle

Janet in The Middle

Saturday Night Live

Self - Host in Saturday Night Live

Saturday Night Live

Self - Cameo (uncredited) in Saturday Night Live

Intimate Portrait

Self in Intimate Portrait

Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Self - Guest in Jimmy Kimmel Live!

Childrens Hospital

Paula Reilly in Childrens Hospital

Who Do You Think You Are?

Self in Who Do You Think You Are?

Variety Studio: Actors on Actors

Self in Variety Studio: Actors on Actors

Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen

Self - Guest in Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen

Biography: Comedy Icons

Herself in Biography: Comedy Icons

Up All Night

Nancy in Up All Night