Jane Adams (Dr. Ellen Bentel)

Jane Adams is one of today’s most versatile actresses, displaying her immense talent working in film, television, and on stage.

Jane was recently nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress for her current role in HBO’s critically acclaimed series HUNG.   The series uses dark humor to tell the story of a man, co-star Thomas Jane, fighting to survive personal setbacks that have been compounded by a troubled economy.  HUNG was recently picked up for a second season.

Adams recently completed production in Gus Van Sant’s latest untitled film, co-produced by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard.   Jane has appeared in many feature films has worked with an impressive roster of award winning directors including Jonathan Levine’s THE WACKNESS;  Neil Jordan’s THE BRAVE ONE;  Todd Field’s LITTLE CHILDREN;  Brad Silberling’s LEMONY SNICKET;  Michel Gondry’s ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND;  Jake Kasdan’s ORANGE COUNTY;  Alan Cumming’s THE ANNIVERSARY PARY;  Curtis Hanson’s WONDER BOYS and Maggie Greenwald’s SONGCATCHER.  She also starred in the memorable independent film HAPPINESS directed by Todd Solondz.

Jane’s Broadway credits include I HATE HAMLET which earned Adam’s an Outer Critics Circle Award, THE CRUCIBLE and AN INSPECTOR CALLS for which she received a Drama Desk and Tony Award.

Jane’s television credits also include FRASIER, RELATIVITY and CITIZEN BAINES as well as several Guest appearances.