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Net Worth$2 million
Date Of BirthJanuary 9, 1950

Sandy Martin is an American actress, best known for her role as Rosie on the HBO series Oz and for her role as Janice Soprano on The Sopranos.

Born in Brooklyn, New York, Sandy Martin began her career as a child actress, appearing in commercials and on television shows such as The Equalizer and Miami Vice. She made her film debut in the 1988 film A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master.

Martin’s breakout role came in 1997, when she was cast as Rosie on the HBO series Oz. She appeared in all six seasons of the show, until it ended in 2003.

In 1999, Martin began appearing as Janice Soprano, the sister of Tony Soprano, on the HBO series The Sopranos. She appeared in a total of 46 episodes over the show’s six-season run.

Since the end of The Sopranos, Martin has had roles in the films Brooklyn Rules (2007), Righteous Kill (2008), and Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps (2010). She has also guest-starred on television shows such as Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Blue Bloods.

Martin has been married twice. Her first marriage was to actor Danny Aiello III, with whom she has a son, Daniel Aiello IV. The couple divorced in 2000. Her second marriage is to actor Robert Iler, with whom she has a daughter, Sophia Iler.

General Info

Full NameSandy Martin
Net Worth$2 million
Date Of BirthJanuary 9, 1950
ProfessionPlaywright, Theatrical producer, Actor, Theatre Director


MoviesNapoleon Dynamite, Barfly, Ass Backwards, Real Genius, Extremities, 48 Hrs., Female Perversions, Some Kind of Beautiful, Lower Learning, The Great Buck Howard, Archie's Final Project, Beneath the Dark, Sunset Stories, Speed, Krippendorf's Tribe, Vendetta, Sparkler, Guy, Good Job, Thanks!, Kisses Ove...
TV ShowsNapoleon Dynamite, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia

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Nip/Tuck2005TV SeriesHelen Holden
CSI: NY2005TV SeriesMrs. Collins
Adam & Steve2005Biker Chick
Desperate Housewives2005TV SeriesWoman #1
Without a Trace2005TV SeriesIris Healy
The Division2004TV SeriesMarriage Counselor
Napoleon Dynamite2004Grandma
Strong Medicine2003TV SeriesIris Rawlings
Astro Boy2003TV SeriesAbercrombie (English version, voice)
ER1996-2001TV SeriesSister Helen / Mrs. Zarian
One Night at McCool's2001Bingo Vendor Woman
NYPD Blue2001TV SeriesAnnie
Stranger Inside2001TV MovieMrs. Johnny Cochran (as Sandra Martin)
Time of Your Life2000TV SeriesVinnie
Marlene2000Louella Parsons
Providence2000TV SeriesFemale Minister
Sliders1999TV SeriesShirley Montana
They Come at Night1998Hazel
Krippendorf's Tribe1998Nurse
On the Line1997TV MovieBartender #1
Female Perversions1996Trudy
Above Suspicion1995Waitress
Indictment: The McMartin Trial1995TV MovieDeputy Phyllis
Models Inc.1994TV SeriesFemale Police Officer
China Moon1994Gun Saleswoman
South of Sunset1993TV SeriesDesk Sergeant
Equal Justice1991TV SeriesAdvocate No. 2
ABC Afterschool Specials1990TV Series
Matlock1989TV SeriesManager
Police Story: Cop Killer1988TV MovieMona Ramsey
Little Girl Lost1988TV MovieViolet Young
Santa Barbara1988TV SeriesBetty Grayson
Night Court1984-1988TV SeriesSister Mo / Woman Seated in First Row of the Gallery
Designing Women1987TV SeriesMotel Manager
Kenny Rogers as The Gambler, Part III: The Legend Continues1987TV MovieMrs. Dickey
Daddy1987TV MovieUltrasound Receptionist
Convicted: A Mother's Story1987TV Movie
What's Happening Now!1986TV Series
Fresno1986TV Mini-SeriesMiddle Aged Woman
Vendetta1986Kay Butler
Extremities1986Officer Sudow
If Tomorrow Comes1986TV Mini-SeriesGladys (guard)
The Twilight Zone1985TV SeriesLindy (segment "Nightcrawlers")
Suburban Beat1985TV MovieContata
Real Genius1985Mrs. Meredith
Hunter1985TV SeriesIris Balzer
Hill Street Blues1982-1984TV SeriesBailiff / Abigail Mizell
The Duck Factory1984TV Series
Matt Houston1984TV SeriesPolicewoman
Falcon Crest1984TV SeriesCriminal Institute Hospital Floor Nurse
Scarecrow and Mrs. King1983TV SeriesNurse Chapman
Carpool1983TV MoviePeggy Ryan
48 Hrs.1982Policewoman
The Greatest American Hero1982TV SeriesWoman
St. Elsewhere1982TV SeriesMrs. Lawson
One Shoe Makes It Murder1982TV MovieGloria
Farrell for the People1982TV MovieNewswoman
The Patricia Neal Story1981TV Movie1st Woman
Lou Grant1977-1981TV SeriesGloria / Psych-Tech
Sizzle1981TV MovieFreda's Assistant
Kaz1979TV Series
The Gift of Love1978TV MovieJan's Mother
2076 Olympiad1977Shiela
False Face1977Sandy
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri2017post-productionMama Dixon
Medicine Men2016post-productionAnnie
The Head Thieves2016Judy Castillo
Wander Over Yonder2016TV SeriesDorothy
Stars Are Already Dead2016/IGrandma
With Grace2015/IShortGrace
Transparent2015TV SeriesSandy
Blunt Talk2015TV Series
Hand of God2014-2015TV SeriesRandy
Playing House2014-2015TV SeriesMary Pat Caruso
Some Kind of Beautiful2014Susan Vale
Perception2014TV SeriesShirley (Homeless Woman)
My Eleventh2014
Murder in the First2014TV SeriesSue Leonard
The Haves and the Have Nots2014TV SeriesMama Rosa
Dads2013TV SeriesEthel
Quick Draw2013TV SeriesMa Bender
Lovelace2013Ticket Lady
Ass Backwards2013Qwen
Good Job, Thanks!2011-2013TV SeriesBarbara
Rizzoli & Isles2012TV SeriesKendra Dee
2 Broke Girls2012TV SeriesMs. Pyle
Parenthood2012TV SeriesDog Breeder
The New Normal2012TV SeriesMiss Pepper
Seven Psychopaths2012Tommy's Mother (uncredited)
The Closer2012TV SeriesMrs. Wallingham
Make It or Break It2012TV SeriesMarge
Sunset Stories2012Stu
Napoleon Dynamite2012TV SeriesGrandma
Plan B2012/IShortVan Driver
I Love You Like Crazy2011ShortNurse Dottie Dirty Looks
Svetlana2010-2011TV SeriesLiam
Big Love2007-2011TV SeriesSelma Green Selma Greene
Shameless2011TV SeriesDoctor
PSA: An Important Message from Women EVERYWHERE2010ShortWoman
Warren the Ape2010TV SeriesAgnes Osborn
Annie in the Aisle of Irma2010ShortGrams
Pickin' & Grinnin'2010Aunt Katie
Beneath the Dark2010Colleen
Kisses Over Babylon2009ShortClerk
Weeds2009TV SeriesDoctor
Hot Sluts2009TV SeriesJackie
The Young and the Restless2009TV SeriesJimmy
The Unit2009TV SeriesWoman with Cane
Archie's Final Project2009Mrs. Ellis
My Name Is Earl2009TV SeriesJoy's Grandma
Speed Freaks2008TV MovieCop
Marley & Me2008Lori
Lower Learning2008Olympia Parpadelle
The Great Buck Howard2008Female Hotel Worker
Saving Grace2007TV SeriesSister Laura Marie
Jericho2007TV SeriesMrs. Herbert
Cold Case2007TV SeriesKaren Watson - 2007
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation2001-2007TV SeriesOffice Manager / Female Trucker
Hot Tamale2006Ed the Diner Cook


Good Job, Thanks!2015TV Series 1 episode


Good Job, Thanks!2015TV Series 1 episode


Good Job, Thanks!2015TV Series producer - 1 episode


Lez Be Friends2007thanks


Beverly Hills Royal2015TV Series documentary
Glitter in the Dirt: The Making of 'Sparkler'2006Video documentary shortHerself
Napoleon Dynamite: Still Gallery2004Video documentary shortHerself


Won Awards

2012Special Jury PrizeVC FilmFest - Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film FestivalBest Ensemble Acting - Narrative FeatureSunset Stories (2012)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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