The stunning 49-year-old American actress Angie Harmon has had several key roles in her 25-year acting career.
Some of her most memorable performances include her portrayal of Jane Rizzoli in “Rizzoli & Isles”, as well as Abbie Carmichael in “Law & Order”.
Read on to find out what projects are coming up for Angie Harmon, as well as some details about her past TV appearances.
Who is Angie Harmon?
Angie Harmon (full name Angela Michelle Harmon) is a popular American actress, who rose to fame after major roles on the TV drama series “Law & Order” in the late 1990s.
But long before her stellar acting performance caught the attention of the paparazzi, Angie won several modeling contests from 1980 to 1990.
As gorgeous as she is, she made her way into the modeling business, successfully walking for Calvin Klein, Donna Karan and Giorgio Armani in the early 1990s.
In 1995, Harmon made her TV debut in the TV drama called “Renegades”, after being spotted on a plane by famed producer David Hasselhoff.
Harmon married Sehorn in 2001 and the couple expanded their family a total of three times and welcomed their daughters Emery, Avery and Finley, before splitting up in 2014.
Angie Harmon chasing her dream
Harmon had a childhood dream of becoming a movie star, which required a lot of hard work!
From 1995 to 2000, she landed several lead roles in TV series such as “Baywatch Nights” and “C-16: FBI”, before landing the role that marked the first pinnacle of her stellar acting career.
In 1999, Harmon was cast for the lead role of Assistant District Attorney Abbie Carmichael in “Law & Order,” which she portrayed for a total of 78 episodes.
As for her dream of becoming a movie star, Harmon has had memorable appearances in films such as “Good Advice”, “Video Voyeur: The Susan Wilson Story”, “Endgame” and “Seraphim Falls”.
From 2010 to 2015, Angie also had both minor and major roles in the TV series “Voltron: Legendary Defender” and “Rizzoli & Isles”, which can be considered the second highlight of her career.
Angie Harmon portrayed Jane Rizzoli throughout the “Rizzoli & Isles” series, alongside Sasha Alexander, and the series aired from 2010 to 2016.
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Angie’s role in “Law & Order”
Angie’s character Abbie Carmichael from the hit TV drama “Law & Order” was the main protagonist from 1998 to 2001 and was replaced in Season 12 by another attorney Serena Southerlyn.
Although we have described this role as Angela’s first career peak, she was very dissatisfied with the way the series was filmed and with her terrible shooting schedule, which forced her to drop several other roles.
Despite how powerful and quirky her character is, Angie left the show in Season 11 to pursue her dream of becoming a movie star.
What is Angie Harmon doing now?
In 2021, Angie voiced the narration for the Lifetime documentary called “Cellmate Secrets”, then signed an exclusive deal with the aforementioned production house.
She will be appearing in their upcoming movie called “Buried in Barstow” in which she will play a single mother who dedicates her life to protecting her daughter.