Member Profiles

Moira Harris


Moira Harris is an original member of the Steppenwolf Theatre Company ensemble and first appeared at Steppenwolf in the 1976-77 season opening, The Lesson, and last appeared at Steppenwolf in The Birthday Party. Moira won an Emmy for her role in Murder in Green Meadows. Other Steppenwolf credits include Road to Nirvana, Curse of the Starving Class, Love Letters, The Homecoming, Little Egypt, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Bang, Frank’s Wild Years, Lydie Breeze, Coyote Ugly, Big Mother, The Miss Firecracker Contest, A Moon for the Misbegotten, Waiting for the Parade, Exit the King, The Coarse Acting Show, Philadelphia, Here I Come, The Fifth of July, Mack, Anything Goes over the Rainbow, Our Late Night, Sandbar Flatland, The Seahorse, The Loveliest Afternoon of the Year and Look, We’ve Come Through. In New York she appeared in the Steppenwolf production of And a Nightingale Sang (Lincoln Center Theater) and Off-Broadway in Fool for Love. Film credits include Terminator 3, Chicago Cab, Breakdown, Three Wishes, Tall Tale and Of Mice and Men. Television credits include Chicken Soup for the Soul and Between Love and Hate.

Watch & Listen

  1. Three Sisters

    Three Sisters

  2. Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

    Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

  3. <i>THE BIRTHDAY PARTY</i> in Rehearsal

    THE BIRTHDAY PARTY in Rehearsal

  4. <i>THE BIRTHDAY PARTY</i> in Production

    THE BIRTHDAY PARTY in Production

  5. <i>THE BIRTHDAY PARTY</i> Audience Reaction Video

    THE BIRTHDAY PARTY Audience Reaction Video

  6. <i>THE BIRTHDAY PARTY</i> Trailer


Credits & Awards


Terminator 3; Chicago Cab; Breakdown; Three Wishes; Tall Tale; Of Mice and Men.


Off-Broadway: Fool for Love.


Chicken Soup for the Soul (PAX); Between Love and Hate; Murder in Green Meadow.


Chicago Emmy Award (Murder in Green Meadow)

Frequent Collaborators

Hover on an ensemble member to view their collaborations with Moira Harris.

  1. Alan Wildertest
  2. Laurie Metcalftest
  3. Jeff Perrytest
  4. Rondi Reedtest
  5. Tom Irwintest
  6. Rick Snydertest
  7. John Malkovichtest
  8. Gary Sinisetest