Sharon Gless

Sharon Gless

Date of Birth

Birthday: May 31
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

Sharon Gless – known to many for her award-winning portrayal of New York police detective “Christine Cagney” of Cagney & Lacey – is Madeline Westen in the hit USA Network series Burn Notice. Among her other memorable roles, Gless starred in The Trials of Rosie O’Neill and “Debbie Novotny” in the groundbreaking Showtime series Queer as Folk. Under exclusive contract to Universal Studios until 1982, Gless holds the distinction of being the last contract player in the history of Hollywood.

Sharon Gless – known to many for her award-winning portrayal of New York police detective “Christine Cagney” of Cagney & Lacey – is Madeline Westen in the hit USA Network series Burn Notice. Among her other memorable roles, Gless starred in The Trials of Rosie O’Neill and “Debbie Novotny” in the groundbreaking Showtime series Queer as Folk. Under exclusive contract to Universal Studios until 1982, Gless holds the distinction of being the last contract player in the history of Hollywood.

More about Sharon Gless at her official website:
http://www.sharongless.com/

More on Burn Notice at the official show site.

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Awards & Nominations

10 Nominations | 2 Emmys
Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series - 2010
  • Nominee
  • Sharon Gless, as Madeline Westen
  • Burn Notice
  • USA
  • Fox Television Studios and Fuse Entertainment
Outstanding Guest Actress In A Drama Series - 2008
  • Nominee
  • Sharon Gless, as Colleen Rose
  • Nip/Tuck
  • FX Networks
  • The Shephard/Robin Company, in association with Warner Bros. Television
Sharon Gless and her Emmys
Sharon Gless and her Emmys
Tyne Daly and Sharon Gless
Celebrating the 100th episode of <i>Cagney & Lacey</i>
Sharon Gless outdoors with her two Emmys
Sharon Gless with her two Emmys
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Sharon Gless and her Emmys
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Corey Nickols
Sharon Gless and her Emmys
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Corey Nickols
Tyne Daly and Sharon Gless
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Celebrating the 100th episode of <i>Cagney & Lacey</i>
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Sharon Gless outdoors with her two Emmys
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Corey Nickols
Sharon Gless with her two Emmys
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Corey Nickols
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