How to Succeed's Tammy Blanchard Will Star in TV Movie "Of Two Minds"; "A Gifted Man" Appearance, Too
01 Mar 2012
Emmy Award winner and Tony Award nominee Tammy Blanchard, who can be seen on Broadway in the current Tony-nominated revival of How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying, will star opposite Kristin Davis in the original Lifetime TV movie "Of Two Minds."
In the TV film, which airs March 10 at 8 PM ET, Blanchard plays Davis’ younger sister, who is dealing with schizophrenia.
Blanchard will also guest star on the season finale of "A Gifted Man," which airs March 2 at 9 PM ET on CBS. On that program, which stars Patrick Wilson, she will play the role of Louise Mitchell, a patient who is discovered to share a special connection with the ex-wife of Dr. Michael Holt (Wilson).
Blanchard was nominated for a 2012 Tony Award for her performance in How to Succeed and is best known for her portrayal of the young Judy Garland in “Life With Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows” (Emmy Award, Golden Globe and AFI nominations). Her Broadway credits also include Gypsy (Tony nomination, Theatre World Award). She was most recently seen in the film "Moneyball."
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