Patricia Wettig is an American actress and playwright. She received three Primetime Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award for her role as Nancy Krieger Weston ABC’s thirtysomething. Other television credits include Holly Harper on ABC’s Brothers & Sisters, President/Vice President Caroline Reynolds on FOX’s Prison Break, Dr. Judy Barnett on ABC’s Alias, and Joanne on NBC’s St. Elsewhere.
Film credits include As Cool as I Am, Nightmare in Big Sky Country, City Slickers/II: The Legend of Curly's Gold, Me and Veronica, and Guilty by Suspicion.
Theatre credits include Dr. Emma Brookner in The Normal Heart (Arena Stage); and Janine in Threads, Jennie Mac Layman in The Diviners, Girl in Childe Byron, Rose in The Woolgatherer, and Girl in Innocent Thoughts, Harmless Intentions (Circle Theatre).