Multi-award winning actress Judith Light celebrates her birthday Feb. 9. Playbill.com takes a look at her stage career, including some fun photos for the occasion. Happy birthday, Judith!
Celebrating Two-Time Tony Award Winner Judith Light
Judith is well known and respected for her dramatic and comedic roles on stage and television. She won two Daytime Emmys for her work on "One Life To Live," then starred for eight seasons on the TV sitcom "Who’s The Boss?" Other TV credits include: "Ugly Betty;" "Law and Order: SVU;" "My Boyfriend’s Back;" "The Ryan White Story;" "Wife, Mother, Murderer;" "Men Don’t Tell" and "Lady Killer."
Light has won back-to-back Best Featured Actress in a Play Tonys for her work on the Broadway stage. Her first was for her role as Silda Grauman in Other Desert Cities, then for playing Faye Bascov in The Assembled Parties. Other Broadway credits include Thérèse Raquin; Lombardi; A Doll’s House and Herzl.
In October 2013, Judith was elected to MCC Theater's board of directors. She began her relationship with MCC in 1999 with the acclaimed drama Wit.