Shannon Cochran

Shannon Cochran is an American actress, best known for The Perfect Family, Star Trek: Nemesis, The Ring, and Witness Protection. Other film credits include Bastards y Diablos, The Substance of Things Hoped For, and The Babe.

Television credits include Attorney General Susan Sawyer on ABC's Scandal, Lois Snyder on ABC's NYPD Blue, and Kalita on UPN’s Star Trek: Deep Space Nine/The Next Generation.

Theatre credits include Barbara Fordham in August: Osage County for the first national tour (Canon Theatre); Off-Broadway, receiving OBIE and Theatre World Awards for her portrayal of Agnes White in Bug (Barrow Street Theatre); and regionally, winning JEFF Awards as Gladys Bumps in Pal Joey (Goodman Theatre), Alice in The Dance of Death (Writers’ Theatre), Lady Capulet in The Last Goodbye (Old Globe Theatre), and Catherine in By the Waters of Babylon (Geffen Playhouse).