February 20, 1967
54 years old
5 ft 2 in | 157.5 cm tall
32-23-34 in | 82-58-86.5 cm
54 kg | 119 lbs
6 US | 36.5 EU
Lili Anne Taylor was born in Glencoe, Illinois, United States, on February 20, 1967, is an American actress.
Young Lili Taylor first started performing at the Piven Theatre Workshop.
She made her big screen debut in romantic comedy film She's Having a Baby (1988) in role as Lab Technician O. Palmer.
She got her television debut in NBC crime drama series Crime Story (1986) in episode "Hide and Go Thief", in role as Waitress.
Her breakthrough performance came as Josefina "Jojo" Barbosa in romantic comedy drama film Mystic Pizza (1988).
She landed her stage debut in a play "Three Sisters" (1997) in role as Irina, at Roundabout Theatre Company, New York.
She made her Broadway debut in a play "Marvin's Room" (2017) in role as Bessie Wakefield, at American Airlines Theatre.
She was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead for her role as Lucy in drama film Bright Angel (1990).
She was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female for her performance as Teresa Carmela Santangelo in comedy movie Household Saints (1993).
She won the National Board of Review for Best Acting by an Ensemble for her role as Fiona Ulrich in satirical comedy drama film Prêt-à-Porter (1994).
She won the Sant Jordi Award for Best Foreign Actress and was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead for her role as Kathleen Conklin in vampire horror movie The Addiction (1995).
She won the Seattle International Film Festival Award for Best Actress for her role as Jill in road drama film Cold Fever (1995).
She won the Seattle International Film Festival Award for Best Actress and was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female for her performance as Patti Lucci in drama film Girls Town (1996).
She won the Seattle International Film Festival and Stockholm International Film Festival Awards for Best Actress for her role as Valerie Solanas in drama movie I Shot Andy Warhol (1996), also she was nominated for the Chicago Film Critics Association Award and National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actress.
She won the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actress—Suspense for her role as Maris Conner in action thriller film Ransom (1996).
She won the Newport Beach Film Festival: Outstanding Achievement in Acting for her performance as Evie Decker in romantic drama film A Slipping-Down Life (1999).
She was nominated for a Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actress – Horror for her role as Nell Vance in supernatural horror movie The Haunting (1999).
She won the Copenhagen International Film Festival Award for Best Actress and a San Diego Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Jan in drama film Factotum (2005).
She won the Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Carolyn Perron in supernatural horror movie The Conjuring (2013).
Say Anything... (1989) romantic drama opposite John Cusack, Ione Skye and John Mahoney
Rudy (1993) biographical sports with Sean Astin, Jon Favreau and Ned Beatty
Dogfight (1991) coming-of-age drama opposite River Phoenix, Richard Panebianco and Anthony Clark
Arizona Dream (1992) comedy drama with Johnny Depp, Jerry Lewis and Faye Dunaway
The Evening Hour (2020) drama opposite Kerry Bishé, Cosmo Jarvis and Stacy Martin
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Marty Glenn in Fox science fiction drama television series The X-Files (1998) in episode "Mind's Eye".
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Lisa Kimmel Fisher in HBO drama television series Six Feet Under (2002-2005), also won a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series.
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or Movie and a Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Movie/Limited Series for her performance as Nancy Straumberg, Anne Blaine, Claire Coatesin in ABC anthology crime drama television series American Crime (2015-2017).
Mad About You (1997-1998) NBC sitcom in role as Arley
Deadline (2000-2001) NBC drama series in role as Hildy Baker
Anne Frank: The Whole Story (2001) ABC miniseries in role as Miep Gies
State of Mind (2007) Lifetime comedy drama series in role as Ann Bellows, MD
Hemlock Grove (2013-2014) Netflix horror series in role as Lynda Rumancek
Almost Human (2013-2014) Fox science fiction crime drama series in role as Captain Sandra Maldonado
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2015) NBC crime drama television show in role as Martha Thornhill
Chambers (2019) Netflix supernatural series in role as Ruth Pezim
Perry Mason (2020) HBO period drama series in role as Birdy McKeegan
Graduated from New Trier High School located in Winnetka, Illinois (1985).
Studied at The Theatre School at DePaul University and the Piven Theatre Workshop.
Has five siblings.
Has English, Scottish and French ancestry.
Lives in New York City, New York, United States.
She dated Michael Rapaport (1996-1997) and Michael Imperioli (1992-1994).
She married writer Nick Flynn in 2009, they have a daughter, Maeve Taylor-Flynn.