Alison Pill

Alison Pill can currently be seen starring on Broadway in the play Three Tall Women written by Edward Albee, directed by Joe Mantello and opposite Glenda Jackson and Laurie Metcalf. 

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Who is Alison Pill?

She was last seen on television in Ryan Murphy’s American Horror Story: Cult opposite Sarah Paulson and will next be seen in the biographical drama film Backseat written and directed by Adam McKay. Pill’s recent film credits include the John Madden directed political thriller Miss Sloane, opposite Jessica Chastain, John Lithgow and Gugu Mbatha-Raw and the Coen Brothers film Hail Caesar!.
Pill’s additional film credits include, Snowpiercer, Goon, Scott Pilgrim, Milk, Dan in Real Life, Dear Wendy, and Pieces of April.  Pill’s television work includes the ABC’s drama The Family, the acclaimed Aaron Sorkin HBO series The Newsroom, HBO drama In Treatment, The Book of Daniel and Life With Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows. 

On stage, Pill starred opposite Ben Stiller in House of Blue Leaves and Edie Falco in This Wide Night and with Abigail Breslin in Broadway’s revival of The Miracle Worker.  Her other theatre credits include Wait Until Dark, Reasons to be Pretty, Mauritius and Blackbird, for which she received Lucille Lortel, Outer Critics Circle and The Drama League award nominations.  She was nominated for a Tony Award for her Broadway debut in The Lieutenant of Inishmore and for a Lucille Lortel Award for On the Mountain.  She won The Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Ensemble in the U.S. premiere of The Distance from Here.