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Jennifer Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Actress In A TV Drama
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Jennifer Leann Carpenter is an American actress best known for playing Debra Morgan on the Showtime drama series Dexter, for which she won a Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actress on Television in 2009. ...more

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Kyra Sedgwick is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Actress In A TV Drama
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Kyra Minturn Sedgwick is an American actress. She is best known for her starring role as Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson on the TNT crime drama The Closer. Sedgwick's role in the series won her a Golden Globe Award in 2007 and an Emmy Award in 2010. The series ended on August 13, 2012, following ...more

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Mary McCormack is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Actress In A TV Drama
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Mary Catherine McCormack is an American actress. She has had leading roles as Justine Appleton in the series Murder One, as Deputy National Security Adviser Kate Harper in The West Wing and as Mary Shannon in In Plain Sight. Her film roles include Private Parts; Deep Impact; True Crime; High Heels ...more

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Elisabeth Moss is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Actress In A TV Drama
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Elisabeth Singleton Moss is an American actor, known for her roles as Peggy Olson, secretary-turned-copywriter on the AMC series, Mad Men, which earned her five Emmy Awards nominations and one Golden Globe nomination; Zoey Bartlet, the youngest daughter of President Josiah Bartlet, on the NBC ...more

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#116 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

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Robin Tunney is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Actress In A TV Drama
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Robin Jessica Tunney is an American actress. She is known for her role as Teresa Lisbon in the television series The Mentalist, as well as previous roles in the films Encino Man, Empire Records, The Craft, End of Days, Supernova and Vertical Limit, and the television series Prison Break. ...more

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#93 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

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Mireille Enos is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Actress In A TV Drama
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Mireille Enos is an American actress. She began her acting career in theatre. In 2005 she was nominated for a Tony Award for her performance in the Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, and in 2007 joined the cast of the HBO drama series Big Love as twins Kathy and JoDean Marquart. In 2000s, Enos also ...more

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