Debra Lynn Messing is an American actress.
Debra Messing wins 2003 Emmy Award for Lead Actress in a Comedy Series by awardscrazy
She is known for her many television roles, most notably her eight-year run playing Grace Adler on the NBC sitcom Will & Grace.
Will & Grace is an American sitcom created by Max Mutchnick and David Kohan about the relationship between best friends Will Truman, a gay lawyer, and Grace Adler, a straight interior designer.
The National Broadcasting Company is an American commercial broadcast television network that is the flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
Grace Elizabeth Adler-Markus is a fictional character in the American sitcom Will & Grace, portrayed by Debra Messing.
Debra Messing! by Wendy Williams
Following her graduation from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts, Messing had short lived tenures on the Fox sitcom Ned & Stacey and the ABC sci-fi Prey.
Ned and Stacey is an American sitcom that aired on the Fox Broadcasting Company network from 1995 to 1997, starring Thomas Haden Church and Debra Messing as the titular couple.
The New York University Tisch School of the Arts is a center of study in the performing and media arts.
New York University is a private nonprofit research university based in New York City.
She rose to prominence in her role as interior designer Grace Adler on the NBC sitcom Will & Grace, earning both commercial and critical success throughout the series' run.
More recently she has played Julia Houston in the musical-drama series Smash and Detective Laura Diamond in the comedy The Mysteries of Laura, both on NBC.
The Mysteries of Laura is an American police procedural comedy-drama television series that premiered on September 17, 2014.
Messing's film work includes A Walk in the Clouds, The Mothman Prophecies, Jesus, Hollywood Ending, Along Came Polly, The Wedding Date, Lucky You, The Women, and Nothing like the Holidays.
A Walk in the Clouds is a 1995 American romantic drama directed by Alfonso Arau and starring Keanu Reeves, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Giancarlo Giannini, and Anthony Quinn.
Nothing Like the Holidays is a 2008 film about a Puerto Rican family living in the area of Humboldt Park in Chicago facing what may be their last Christmas together.
Along Came Polly is a 2004 American romantic comedy film written and directed by John Hamburg, starring Ben Stiller and Jennifer Aniston in the lead roles.
Throughout her career, she has received six Emmy Award nominations, winning one, and eight Screen Actors Guild Award nominations, winning one.
The Screen Actors Guild Award is an accolade given by the Screen Actors Guild‐American Federation of Television and Radio Artists to recognize outstanding performances in film and primetime television.
An Emmy Award, or simply Emmy, recognizes excellence in the television industry, and corresponds to the Academy Award, the Tony Award, and the Grammy Award.
She has also received eight Golden Globe Award nominations.
Golden Globe Awards are accolades bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign.