Helen Hunt

Helen Hunt is an American actress, film director, and screenwriter. She is best known as Jamie Stemple Buchman on NBC’s Mad About You. Other television credits include Clancy Williams on NBC’s St. Elsewhere, Lisa Quinn on ABC’s It Takes Two, Kerry Gerardi on CBS’ The Fitzpatricks, and Helga Wagner on ABC’s Swiss Family Robinson.

Film credits include her Oscar-winning performance in As Good as It Gets, The Sessions, Soul Surfer, Then She Found Me, A Good Woman, Cast Away, What Women Want, Pay It Forward, Dr. T and the Women, Twister, Mr. Saturday Night, The Waterdance, Project X, The Frog Prince, and Girls Just Wanna Have Fun.

Theatre credits include her Broadway debut as Emily Webb in Our Town (Lyceum Theatre), Sonia in Life (x) 3 (Circle in the Square Theatre), and Viola in Twelfth Night (Vivian Beaumont Theatre); and Off-Broadway, as Bianca in The Taming of the Shrew (Delacorte Theatre).