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Meredith Baxter

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Meredith Baxter Biography

Meredith Baxter (born June 21, 1947 in South Pasadena, California) is an American film and television actress.

Meredith Ann Baxter was born to the late actress and sitcom creator Whitney Blake and Tom Baxter, who worked in radio. Her stepfather is sitcom writer Allan Manings.

Baxter is best known for her work on two television shows. She first became popular playing the role of Nancy Lawrence Maitland on the television drama Family from 1976 to 1980. She received two Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Continuing Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Drama Series, in 1977 and 1978. The second role is ex-flower child Elyse Keaton on the sitcom Family Ties, which aired from 1982 to 1989. In reality, she was only 14 years older than Michael J. Fox, who played her son, Alex. Read Full Bio >>


Meredith Baxter Awards

YearAwardCategoryForResult
2007 TV Land Awards Lady You Love to Watch Fight for Her Life in a Movie of the Week Nominated
1994 Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Performer in a Children's Special "CBS Schoolbreak Special" (1984). Nominated
1992 Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Special A Woman Scorned: The Betty Broderick Story (1992) (TV). Nominated
1978 Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Continuing Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Drama Series "Family" (1976). Nominated
1977 Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Continuing Performance by a Supporting Actress in a Drama Series "Family" (1976). Nominated


Meredith Baxter Photos

  • Michael Gross, Meredith Baxter, Michael J. Fox, Tracy Pollan

    9th Annual TV Land Awards - Arrivals

  • Judy Gold, Meredith Baxter

    Meredith Baxter "Untied: A Memoir of Family, Fame, and Floundering" Book Signing at Barnes & Noble in New York City on March 2, 2011

  • Meredith Baxter

    10th Annual Power Premiere "Power Up" Awards - Arrivals

  • Meredith Baxter

    2010 Autograph Nationals

  • Meredith Baxter

    2010 Human Rights Campaign Los Angeles Gala - Arrivals

  • Meredith Baxter

    weSparkle Night - Take III - weSpark Cancer Support Center Fundraiser

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