Nancy Ellen Shore

SAG-AFTRA, Actors' Equity, Dramatists Guild

Full Bio
Writer-performer Nancy Ellen Shore can be seen as Dr. Watson in Emmy-nominated director Paul Starkman's multi-award-winning feature Wheels (2019), which won Best Film at the 2019 Harlem International Film Festival, First Place (Feature) in the 2019 San Francisco Black Film Festival, and Best Narrative Feature and Audience Award at the 2018 Woodstock Film Festival. Other recent film work: Dorothy (lead), an aging punk rocker grieving her best friend's death while struggling with eviction in Classic Punk (2019 short), and Matty's Aunt in Romina Schwedler's The Visit, a multi-award-winning 2016 short costarring Academy Award-nominee June Squibb. Recent theater work: Mrs. Higgins in New Bedford Festival Theatre's My Fair Lady starring Peter Gregus (Broadway's Jersey Boys) at the Zeiterion Theatre. Recent TV: Five seasons (81 episodes) as a recurring State Department Advisor/Senior White House Staff (core ensemble) on Madam Secretary (CBS); Recurring Inmate (core ensemble), Orange Is the New Black, Seasons 1-5 (Ne

Professional Credits
SAG-AFTRA Actors’ Equity
5'8" 170 lbs. Blue eyes Light brown hair Mezzo-soprano
646-295-0551 Reels:
FILM (selected)
Wheels (2020 award-winning indie) Supporting Paul Starkman, Dir.
Classic Punk (2019 short) Lead Ashley B. Hiatt, Dir.
The Visit (2016 award-winning short w/ June Squibb) Supporting Romina Schwedler, Dir.
Non-Stop (2014) Principal’s wife (Core Ensemble) Jaume Collet-Serra, Dir.
TELEVISION (selected)
Madam Secretary, Season 5, ep. 7 Day player Kevin Dowling, Dir. (CBS)
Madam Secretary, Seasons 2-6 Core Recurring Ensemble Eric Stoltz/Téa Leoni, Prod. (CBS)
The Late Show w/ Stephen Colbert, S 4, ep. 138 Senate Judiciary Staffer (silent bit) CBS Fosse/Verdon Cabaret German Script Supervisor (silent bit) Thomas Kail, Dir. (FX)
The Blacklist, Season 6, ep. 1 Lucinda
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Writer's Group works
The Spice Girls (Chelsea House)
Book (Non-Fiction)
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Juvenile biography of 1990s English pop feminist girl group
Mysteries of the Unknown (2014), Inside the Criminal Mind (2014), Mysteries of the Universe (2015), Stonesong Press/Time-Life Books
Book (Non-Fiction)
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I contributed several chapters to these books.
Anne Hutchinson (unpublished manuscript)
Book (Non-Fiction)
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Juvenile biography of 17th-century Massachusetts religious and social leader
Amelia Earhart (Chelsea House)
Book (Non-Fiction)
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Juvenile biography of pioneering early-20th-century aviatrix and feminist