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Julie Bowen

Julie Bowen (born March 3, 1970) is an American film and television actress. She has received four Primetime Emmy Awards nominations. She is best known for playing Claire Dunphy on the sitcom Modern Family, Carol Vessey on Ed, and Denise Bauer on Boston Legal. Bowen began her acting career in the soap opera Loving in 1992. In 1994, she played the lead role opposite Paul Rudd, in the television film Runaway Daughters. Throughout the 90s and early 2000s, she had roles in numerous films including Happy Gilmore (1996), An American Werewolf in Paris (1997), Joe Somebody (2001) and Kids in America (2005.) Bowen gained recognition on the television series Ed, where she played high school English teacher Carol Vessey, the love interest of of the series' protagonist, Ed Stevens. She has had guest roles in many television series including Party of Five, Jake in Progress, ER and Strange Luck. In the cult series Lost, she played Jack Shepard's ex-wife, Sarah Shepard. In 2008, she had a recurring role as Lisa, the love interest of the almost legal Silas Botwin on Weeds. Since 2009, Bowen has co-starred in the hit ABC sitcom Modern Family. For her portrayal of the competitive and lovable soccer mom, Claire Dunphy, she has received four Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, winning the award in 2011 and 2012. With her husband Scott Phillips, Bowen has three children- Oliver, John and Gustav. She will join Dane Cook in the upcoming sequel to Disney's Planes, as the voice of Lil Dipper, set to be released July 2014. 


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Born:
Mar 3, 1970 In Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
43
First Appeared:
In the series Loving 1983-06-26
Latest Project:
Pelicula Life of the Party 2018-05-11
Known For
Poster of Runaway Daughters
Poster of Modern Family
Poster of Jake in Progress
Poster of Acapulco H.E.A.T.
Filmography
Pelicula Life of the Party 2018-05-11
Series Wainy Days Cheryl 2018
Series Runaway Daughters Angie Gordon 2017
Series Where Are My Children? Kirstie 2017
Pelicula Aviones: Equipo de rescate Dipper (voice) 2014-07-17
Pelicula Knife Fight Peaches 2013-01-25
Pelicula Scooby-Doo! Mecha Mutt Menace Melanie Staples 2013-09-24
Pelicula Conception Tiffany 2011-01-01
Pelicula Dos familias y una boda Amy 2011-05-06
Pelicula Cómo acabar con tu jefe Rhonda Harken 2011-07-08
Pelicula Mi loca familia Christy 2010-01-08
Series Scooby Doo Misterios S.A. Marion Spartan 2010-07-12
Series Modern Family Claire Dunphy 2009-09-23
Pelicula Sexo a la carta Fiona Wormwood (#29) 2007-06-15
Series Jake in Progress Unknown 2005-03-13
Pelicula Partner(s) Katherine 2005-07-07
Series Weeds Lisa 2005-08-07
Pelicula Revuelo En Las Aulas Principal Weller 2005-10-21
Series Perdidos Unknown 2004-09-22
Series Boston Legal Denise Bauer 2004-10-03
Pelicula You're Killing Me... Jamie Quinn 2003-01-01
Series Monk Marilyn Brody 2002-07-12
Pelicula El orgasmo de Amy Nikki 2001-03-08
Pelicula Venus and Mars Lisa 2001-03-15
Series Liga De La Justicia Aresia 2001-11-17
Pelicula Un padre de cuidado Meg Harper 2001-12-21
Series Ed Carol Vessey 2000-10-08
Series Ley y orden: Unidad de víctimas especiales Unknown 1999-09-20
Pelicula The Last Man on Planet Earth Hope Chayse 1999-02-18
Series Dawson crece Aunt Gwen 1998-01-20
Series Oh Baby Nikky 1998-08-26
Series Three Amanda Webb 1998-02-02
Pelicula Un hombre lobo americano en París Amy Finch 1997-12-25
Pelicula Mis dobles, mi mujer y yo Robin 1996-07-19
Pelicula Terminagolf (Happy Gilmore) Virginia Venit 1996-02-16
Series E! True Hollywood Story Unknown 1996-03-29
Series Extreme Andie McDermott 1995-01-29
Pelicula Runaway Daughters Angie Gordon 1994-08-12
Series Cinco en familia Unknown 1994-09-12
Series Urgencias Unknown 1994-09-19
Pelicula Where Are My Children? Kirstie 1994-09-18
Series Acapulco H.E.A.T. Danielle Perkins 1993-09-28
Series Loving Unknown 1983-06-26