Charlotte L. Ross, born January 21, 1968, is a 50-year-old American actress. She is known for her role on NYPD Blue as Det. Connie McDowell and she guest starred as Judy Fabray on Glee between 2009 and 2012.
Personal lifeRoss was born (and raised) in Winnetka, Illinois to Deborah Kulby and Peter Ross. She has a younger brother, George, a hedge fund-analyst. After graduating from New Trier High School, Charlotte moved to Los Angeles.
She married Michael Goldman in 2003 and they divorced in 2008. Their son, Maxwell Ross Goldman, was born in March 2004.
Ross appeared on Days of our Lives as Eve Baron Donovan from 1987 to 1991; her work on the soap opera led to two Emmy nominations. Her television credits also include The Heights, The 5 Mrs. Buchanans, Drexell's Class, Married... with Children, Pauly, Law & Order, Trinity, Beggars and Choosers, Frasier, Jake in Progress, NYPD Blue, and Glee. She also co-starred in the 2007 Lifetime Television film Montana Sky Ross co-stared in a lead role in Drive Angry, alongside Nicolas Cage and Amber Heard.
Ross was announced to have joined the cast of Arrow in August 2014 as Felicity Smoak’s mother, Donna. She portrayed her in the fifth episode, the eighteenth episode of Season 3 and returned in the sixth episode of Season 4, by September 2015 her return was extended into multiple episodes.
|1986||Touch and Go||Courtney's Girlfriend|
|1987||Days of Our Lives||Eve Donovan||1987 - 1991|
|1991||Reasonable Doubts||Meredith Little||("Dicky's Got the Blues")|
|She Says She's Innocent||Justine Essex||TV movie|
|1992||The Heights||Hope Linden||(12 episodes)|
|Married with Children||Darlene||("Teacher Pets")|
|Drexell's Class||Janet||("The Resentments")|
|1994||The 5 Mrs. Buchanans||Bree Buchanan||1994 - 1995 (17 episodes)|
|Love and a .45||Mary Ann|
|Foreign Student||Elizabeth 'Sue Ann' Baldridge|
|Birdland||Ronnie||("Crazy for You")|
|1995||Murder One||Stephanie Lambert||1995 ("Chapter Eight")|
1996 ("Chapter Seventeen")
|1996||Fall Into Darkness||Ann Price|
|A Kiss So Deadly||Amanda Blake|
|ER||Angel||("The Right Thing")|
|1997||Pauly||Dawn Delaney||(7 episodes)|
|1998||NYPD Blue||Laurie Richardson/Det. Connie McDowell||(72 episodes)|
|Trinity||Fiona McCallister||("Pilot," "No Secrets," and In a Yellow Wood")|
|A Will of Their Own||Susan Peterson||TV mini series|
|Looking for Lola||Debbie|
|1999||Kidnapped in Paradise||Megan Emerson||TV movie|
|2006||Jake in Progress||Annie||("PB & J," "The Lying, the Watch, and Jake's Wardrobe" and "The Elaine-Elaine")|
|2007||Christmas in Paradise||Dana Marino||TV movie|
|Montana Sky||Tess Mercy||TV movie|
|Law & Order||Judith Barlow||("Talking Points")|
|2008||Ring of Death||Mary Wyatt||TV movie|
|2009||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Sabrina Owen||("If I Had a Hammer")|
|Glee||Judy Fabray||2009 - 2012; ("Ballad," "Journey to Regionals," "Prom Queen" and "Goodbye")|
|2011||Street Kings 2: Motor City||Beth Kingston||video|
|The Umpire||Billie Satriano||short|
|2013||Hit the Floor||Olivia Vincent||(10 episodes)|
|2014||Nashville||Ruth Bennett||("Guilty Street")|
|Arrow||Donna Smoak||Season 3, 2014 (1 episode)|
Season 4, 2015 (3 episodes) - 2016 (7 episodes)
|2015||Rita Mahtoubian Is Not A Terrorist||Lana||short|
- She is in Hit the Floor which also stars Glee co-star, Courtney Galiano, even though they didn't share any Glee scenes.