MONETTE MAGRATH is an American film, television, and theatre actress currently based in New York.

She is most known for performances as Lady Bird Johnson in All the Way on Broadway, opposite Bryan Cranston in the 2014 TONY Winner for Best Play.

Screen credits include Steven Spielberg's The Post (opposite Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks), Garry Marshall's The Other Sister (opposite Diane Keaton), and the recurring role of Cheryl on Weeds (opposite Mary Louise Parker). 

Most recently, she portrayed Amanda in Private Lives at Geva Theatre Center. Other regional credits include Arena Stage, South Coast Rep, Cleveland Play House, Milwaukee Repertory Theatre, McCarter Theatre Center, and many more. 

Born in Minneapolis, she currently lives in Maplewood, New Jersey with her fiancé and their daughter. 

 

"I act to contribute to the world—telling stories to people in the dark, in hopes that through communion, we'll all live more deeply."

-Monette Magrath