Brooke Bowman Wiki – Brooke Bowman Biography
Brooke Bowman is the daughter of Jessica Walter, was an American actress, known for appearing in the films Play Misty for Me (1971), Grand Prix, and The Group (both 1966), her role as Lucille Bluth on the sitcom Arrested Development, and providing the voice of Malory Archer on the FX animated series Archer. Walter studied acting at the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre in New York City.
She is known for her work on Smoke & Mirrors, Beautiful People (2005), and 72 Dangerous Animals: Latin America (2017). She is also a senior VP of development at ABC Family and was an executive for 21st Century Fox Television.
Walter received an Emmy nomination in 2005 for outstanding supporting actress in a comedy for playing the manipulative alcoholic Lucille Bluth in the critically adored and highly influential comedy “Arrested Development.”
With the rest of the cast of “Arrested Development,” she shared three SAG Award nominations for outstanding performance by an ensemble in a comedy, in 2005, 2006 and 2014.
Brooke Bowman Age
Brooke Bowman is 49 years old.
She is married to David Heymann. They have a son, Micah Walter Heymann (b. July 7, 2013).
Brooke is the daughter of Jessica Walter and Ross Bowman, a former Broadway stage manager, and television director. The two were married from 1966 to 1978 and had a daughter, Brooke Bowman, who was born in 1972.
Her mother later married actor Ron Leibman in 1983 and they remained married until his death in 2019. They appeared together in Neil Simon’s play Rumors, and portrayed husband and wife in the film Dummy (2003) and on Law & Order (in the episode “House Counsel”). He joined the cast of Archer, voicing her character’s new husband. She described herself as not religious but “very Jewish in my heart”.
Jessica Walter Cause of Death
Jessica Walter, an Emmy-winning actress known for her work as the stalker in Clint Eastwood’s “Play Misty for Me,” and for the TV series “Arrested Development” and “Archer,” died Wednesday in New York. She was 80.
20th Television said in a statement, “Jessica Walter’s spectacular turn as the devilish Lucille Bluth is one of the great comedic performances of television history, and we loved working with her as much as audiences loved her on ‘Arrested Development.’ Our hearts go out to her family and friends, particularly her daughter, and our former colleague, Brooke. We know that heaven just got a whole lot funnier with Jessica now in residence.”
Her daughter Brooke Bowman, an SVP at Fox Entertainment, said in a statement, “It is with a heavy heart that I confirm the passing of my beloved mom Jessica. A working actor for over six decades, her greatest pleasure was bringing joy to others through her storytelling both on-screen and off.”
In the statement, her daughter Brooke Bowman said “While her legacy will live on through her body of work, she will also be remembered by many for her wit, class, and overall joie de vivre.”