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Date Of BirthMarch 4, 1965
SpouseEddie Bowz
FactBeat Julia Roberts for the role of Hayley Benson on the soap opera Santa Barbara

Stacy Edwards (born September 19, 1965) is an American actress. She is known for her roles in the films Swingers (1996), The Last Days of Disco (1998), and Hollow Man (2000).

Early Life

Edwards was born in St. Louis, Missouri, the daughter of a homemaker and a sales executive. She has two older sisters. Edwards attended high school in Kirkwood, Missouri, and graduated in 1983. She then studied acting at the Stella Adler Conservatory in Los Angeles.


Edwards began her career in the early 1990s with guest roles on television shows such as Saved by the Bell: The New Class and Married… with Children. In 1996, she had a supporting role in the film Swingers. She also appeared in the films The Last Days of Disco (1998) and Hollow Man (2000).

In 2002, Edwards starred in the short-lived television series Presidio Med. She also had a recurring role on the television series Boston Legal from 2005 to 2006. In recent years, she has appeared in the films Smiley Face (2007) and All Good Things (2010).

Personal Life

Edwards has been married three times. Her first husband was actor Andrew Shue, whom she married in 1994. They divorced in 1999. She then married actor Chad Lowe in 2000. They divorced in 2007. She is currently married to actor Dax Shepard, whom she married in 2013. They have two daughters together.

General Info

Full NameStacy Edwards
Date Of BirthMarch 4, 1965
Place Of BirthGlasgow, Montana, United States
ProfessionActor, Dancer


SpouseEddie Bowz
ParentsPreston Edwards, Patty Edwards


NominationsIndependent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
MoviesSuperbad, The Bling Ring, In the Company of Men, Driven, The Next Best Thing, Local Boys, The Bachelor, Four Dogs Playing Poker, Primary Colors, Prancer Returns, Black and White, Private Lessons II, Relentless 3, Spontaneous Combustion, Back When We Were Grownups, Joshua, Men Seeking Women, Houdini,...
TV ShowsChicago Hope, Sons and Daughters

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1Beat Julia Roberts for the role of Hayley Benson on the soap opera Santa Barbara




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Won Awards

1997Best ActressTaormina International Film FestivalIn the Company of Men (1997)

Nominated Awards

2001Video Premiere AwardDVD Exclusive AwardsBest ActressPrancer Returns (2001)
1998CFCA AwardChicago Film Critics Association AwardsMost Promising ActressIn the Company of Men (1997)
1998Independent Spirit AwardIndependent Spirit AwardsBest Female LeadIn the Company of Men (1997)
1998ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesChicago Hope (1994)
1988Soap Opera Digest AwardSoap Opera Digest AwardsOutstanding Newcomer: DaytimeSanta Barbara (1984)

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