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Pamela Reed

BFA, Drama (PATP)
Class of 1975
Pamela Reed


Pamela has over 75 film and television credits under her belt, including film performances in The Long Riders (1980), The Right Stuff (1983), Kindergarten Cop (1990), Junior (1994), Bean (1997), and Proof of Life (2000). Pamela's television credits include the portrayal of Jack Tanner's (played by Michael Murphy) campaign manager, T.J. Cavanaugh, in Robert Altman's Tanner '88 (1988). Her performance in the series earned her a Cable Ace Award. Most recently, she has appeared as Marlene Knope on Parks and Recreation. Pamela also appeared on stage in 2013 at ACT Theatre in Other Desert Cities.

Film/TV: Language Arts, NCIS: Los Angeles, The Long Dumb Road, Outside In, Tell Your Children: Threadbare, The Architect, Savannah Sunrise, Criminal Minds, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Parks and Recreation, Perception, United States of Tara, Grey's Anatomy, Proposition 8 Trial Re-Enactment, The Beast, Eli Stone, Jericho, Pepper Dennis, Life of the Party, The goat or, who is Sylvia, Janne Doe: Now You See It, Now You Don't, Dynasty: The Making of A Guilty Pleasure, JAG, Tanner on Tanner, Judging Amy, The Simpsons, Book of Days, The Kennedys, Proof of Life, Standing on Fishes, Carriers, Why Do Fools Fall in Love, Bear, Santa Fe, Critical Choices, The Home Court, The Man Next Door, Buford's Got a Gun, Deadly Whispers, Junior, The Critic, Family Album, Born Too Soon, Bob Roberts, Passed Away, Woman with a Past, Grand, Redlands, Kindergarten Cop, The civil War, Cadillac Man, Caroline?, Chattahoochee, Hemingway, L.A. Law, Tanner '88, Rachel River, The Best of Times, The clan of the Cave Bear, Scandal Sheet, The Goodbye People, Heart of Steel, The Right Stuff, I want to Live, The Mississippi, Young Doctors in Love, American Playhouse, Eyewitness, Inmates: A Love Story, Melvin and Howard, The Long Riders, All's Well That Ends Well, The Andros Targets, Spencer's Pilots