- April 5, 2014 - NEW YORK --
Lynn Cohen is probably best known for her role as Magda in HBO’s “Sex and the City,” as well as the smash hit blockbuster THE HUNGER GAMES 2 starring alongside Jennifer Lawrence and other film and TV roles have ranging from Golda Meir in Steven Spielberg’s “Munich” and Maman in Louis Malle’s “Vanya on 42nd Street.” Ms. Cohen’s stage credits include: Tina Howe’s CHASING MANET (with Jane Alexander), HAMLET (with Kevin Kline), MACBETH (with Liev Schreiber), ORPHEUS DESCENDING (with Vanessa Redgrave), and Israel Horovitz‘s NEW SHORTS with Barefoot Theatre Company. She has also trod the boards in many of the country’s leading regional theatres. Recent productions include THREE SISTERS in the new Sarah Ruhl translation directed by John Doyle and Beckett’s HAPPY DAYS. Ms. Cohen is a Barefoot Theatre Company Ensemble Member. In 1993, she made her feature film debut in Woody Allen's Manhattan Murder Mystery. The same year, she guest-starred on the NBC crime drama Law & Order as Arraignment Judge Elizabeth Mizener, a role she would continue for the next decade. During the mid '90s, she appeared in several small independent films by up-and-coming female directors, such as Mary Harron's I Shot Andy Warhol, Nicole Holofcener's Walking and Talking, and Sharon Pollack's Everything Relative.
And now Ms Cohen will share the artistic riches of her career with Sissy when this exclusive interview airs on Friday, April 18th ONLY on MNN (Manhattan Neighborhood Network) Channel 56 Time Warner Cable Manhattan and on our website www.thesissygamacheshow.com