Lynnie Greene

Laura Lyn "Lynnie" Greene, also known as Lyn Greene (born May 21, 1954) is an actress, writer, director and producer in the television industry.

Lynnie Greene
Laura Lyn Greene

(1954-05-21) May 21, 1954 (age 67)
Other namesLyn Greene
EducationJuilliard School
OccupationActress, writer, television director and producer


Greene grew up in Newton, Massachusetts. In 1977 she co-starred with another newcomer, Bess Armstrong, in the short-lived CBS comedy On Our Own. She played a recurring role in The Golden Girls (during flashbacks, as a younger version of Bea Arthur's character, Dorothy Zbornak).

She originated the role of Emma Goldman in the original off-Broadway production of Stephen Sondheim's Assassins in 1990–91, as well as recreating the role of Comrade Charlotte in the 1987 reworking of Kander & Ebb's Flora the Red Menace.[citation needed]

Writing and producingEdit

Greene was previously a writer and an executive producer on the series Nip/Tuck, BOSS and the ABC series Scoundrels, which is a remake of the New Zealand television series Outrageous Fortune.[citation needed] She was also a co-executive producer on Showtime's Masters of Sex. Greene most recently served as an executive producer on the Amazon mini-series The Interestings, based on Meg Wolitzer's novel of the same name.

Partial FilmographyEdit