Beth Alison Broderick was born on February 24 1959 in Falmouth,
Kentucky, USA but was raised in Huntington Beach, California. Beth
was always very interested in theatre as a child and she graduated
the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Pasadena, California at
age 18. After that she moved to New York and began her professional
acting career. She stopped acting for a few years to dedicate
herself to dealing with the AIDS crisis in the early eighties. When
she was 27 she started acting again and she made her debut in 1988
when she played the sexy neighbor who seduces a young, innocent
Jonathan Silverman in "Stealing Home". In 1990 she appeared in "The
Bonfire of the Vanities" She has also appeared in several theatre
productions like "Carnal Knowledge," "Triplets in Uniform," and
"Zastrozzi, the Master of Discipline" (which she also co-produced).
In New York she has starred in "The Mousetrap", "The Lion in
Winter" and many more. Beth is not only an actress, she is also a
writer and she has written "A Cup of Joe", "Wonderland" and
"Literatti" with Dennis Bailey. Beth is also a director and she has
directed an episode of Sabrina The Teenage Witch called Making The
Grade. She has been active in the battle against AIDS since 1984
and she is the founding director of Momentum, one of the first
organizations in New York established to assist people with AIDS.
Beth was also a founding member of the Celebrity Action Council of
the City Light Women's Rehabilitation Program at the Los Angeles
Mission, which provides hands-on service to homeless women, helps
them to overcome substance abuse and learn job skills to help them
reclaim their lives and families.
Biography courtesy of the Internet Movie Database (www.imdb.com).