Adrienne Nelson

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On Stage 

Adrienne as LINDA in “Kafka’s Dick” by Alan Bennett at Washington Shakespeare Company directed by Joe Banno

Adrienne as LINDA in “Kafka’s Dick” with Zoe Cowan as KAFKA’S MOTHER backstage

Adrienne as HELEN with Liz Osborn as JENNIFER in “One in the Chamber” by Marja-Lewis Ryan directed by Michael Piazza

Adrienne, Noah Chiet, Dwight Tolar, Liz Osborn and Danielle Bourgeois in “One in the Chamber” directed by Michael Piazza

Grace Doughty, Adrienne and Dwight Tolar in “One in the Chamber” by Marja-Lewis Ryan directed by Michael Piazza

Adrienne as HELENA and Nancy Bannon as JUDE in “Occupied Territories” at Theater Alliance and Martha’s Vineyard directed by Mollye Maxner

Adrienne as Helena in "Occupied Territories" Theater Alliance

Adrienne as MURIEL HUMPHREY in “All the Way” at Arena Stage directed by Kyle Donnelly

Adrienne as LURLEEN WALLACE at Arena Stage directed by Kyle Donnelly

Adrienne as MURIEL HUMPHREY in “All the Way” at Arena Stage directed by Kyle Donnelly

Adrienne as LBJ’S SECRETARY in “All the Way” at Arena Stage directed by Kyle Donnelly

Adrienne as JEANETTE KING/MFDP in “All the Way” at Arena Stage directed by Kyle Donnelly

Adrienne as LURLEEN WALLACE and Cameron Folmar as GEORGE WALLACE in “All the Way” at Arena Stage directed by Kyle Donnelly

Adrienne as BETSY, Danny Gavigan as VRONSKY and Erica Chamblee as ANNA in “Anna K” by Jacqueline E. Lawton for the Hegira at Round House directed by Shirley Serotsky

Adrienne as HELEN in “Upshot” by Ami Daya at forum theatre directed by Shirley Serotsky

Adrienne as HELEN in “Upshot” by Ami Dayan at forum theatre directed by Shirley Serotsky with Jason Lott and Scott Graham

Adrienne as DUCHESS OF YORK and Denman Anderson as AUMERLE in “Richard II” at Washington Shakespeare Company directed by Robert MacNamara

Adrienne as BUCKINGHAM and Frank Britton in the title role of “Richard III” at Washington Shakespeare Company directed by Christopher Henley

Adrienne as BUCKINGHAM and Frank Britton in the title role of “Richard III” at Washington Shakespeare Company directed by Christopher Henley

Adrienne as BUCKINGHAM in “Richard III” at Washington Shakespeare Company directed by Christopher Henley

Adrienne as JOY in “Bethesda” by Jennie Berman Eng

Adrienne as TITANIA with Tony Bullock as HAMLET in “Living Dead in Denmark” by Qui Nguyen at Rorschach Theatre directed by Casey Kaleba

Adrienne and the cast of “Swampoodle” for Solas Nua and Dublin’s The Performance Corporation directed by Jo Mangan at the Uline

Adrienne in “Swampoodle” for Solas Nua and Dublin’s The Performance Corporation directed by Jo Mangan at the Uline

Adrienne in “Swampoodle” for Solas Nua and Dublin’s The Performance Corporation directed by Jo Mangan at the Uline. Photography by Ciaran Bagnall.

Adrienne and some of the cast of “Swampoodle” for Solas Nua and Dublin’s The Performance Corporation directed by Jo Mangan at the Uline

Adrienne during a “Swampoodle” promo shoot directed by Jo Mangan, Photography by Ciaran Bagnall

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Swampoole

Adrienne during a “Swampoodle” promo shoot directed by Jo Mangan, Photography by Ciaran Bagnall

Adrienne during a “Swampoodle” promo shoot directed by Jo Mangan, Photography by Ciaran Bagnall

Adrienne and Noah Chiet in “Lake Untersee” by Joe Waechter at Source Theatre directed by Rick Hammerly

Adrienne as PHYLLIS in “Lake Untersee” by Joe Waechter at Source Theatre directed by Rick Hammerly

Adrienne as EMMA in “The God of Hell” by Sam Shepard directed by H. Lee Gable

On Film 

Adrienne and the cast of “Celtic Cross” directed by Jack Gorman

Adrienne as JULIA and Wes Johnson as UNCLE FRANK in “Celtic Cross” starring Jeremy Theobald, directed by Jack Gorman with Shawn Schaffer as DP

Adrienne as JULIA and Wes Johnson as UNCLE FRANK in “Celtic Cross” directed by Jack Gorman with Shawn Schaffer as DP

Adrienne as GRIGOR ANDOLOV’S (John Malkovich) RUSSIAN EX-WIFE in “BILLIONS” on Showtime, Season 3

Adrienne as VERA MILLS in “THESPIAN” on Amazon Prime directed by Marc Unger, Season 2

Adrienne as VERA MILLS and Marc Unger in ADAM in “THESPIAN” on Amazon Prime, 3 episodes on Season 2

Adrienne as CELIA and Peter McGlynn as JESSE in “Patriots & Tyrants” directed by Jack Gorman

Adrienne starring in “Deadly Affairs” for Investigation Discovery TV directed by Cara Waters and narrated by Susan Lucci

Adrienne as MELANIA TRUMP with Don Rosso as TRUMP for some “Vans III” promo shot fun directed by Ralph Scherer starring Michael Kelly and the cast and crew of “House of Cards”

Adrienne coaching the Russian dialect for Lars Mikkelson/PETROV in "House of Cards" for Knight Takes King Productions and Netflix

Adrienne coaching the Russian dialect for Lars Mikkelson/PETROV in "House of Cards" for Knight Takes King Productions and Netflix

Adrienne coaching the Russian dialect for Lars Mikkelson/PETROV in "House of Cards" for Knight Takes King Productions and Netflix

Adrienne as MELANIA TRUMP for some “Vans III” promo shot fun directed by Ralph Scherer starring Michael Kelly and the cast and crew of “House of Cards”

Adrienne as NELL CONNALLY from “Killing Kennedy” on National Geographic directed by Nelson McCormick and starring Rob Lowe as JFK

Adrienne as NELL CONNALLY from “Killing Kennedy” on National Geographic directed by Nelson McCormick and starring Rob Lowe as JFK

Adrienne as NELL CONNALLY from “Killing Kennedy” on National Geographic directed by Nelson McCormick and starring Rob Lowe as JFK

Adrienne as NELL CONNALLY and Keith Tyree as GOVERNOR CONNALLY from “Killing Kennedy” on National Geographic directed by Nelson McCormick and starring Rob Lowe as JFK

Adrienne as RUSSIAN WOMAN/MS. BLINSKY and Reed Birney as DONALD BLYTHE in Chapter 29 of “House of Cards” directed by Tucker Gates

Adrienne as RUSSIAN WOMAN/MS. BLINSKY in Chapter 29 of “House of Cards” directed by Tucker Gates

Adrienne as RUSSIAN WOMAN/MS. BLINSKY and Reed Birney as DON BLYTHE in Chapter 29 of “House of Cards” directed by Tucker Gates

Adrienne starring in “Deadly Affairs” for Investigation Discovery TV with Hayden Livesay, directed by Cara Waters and narrated by Susan Lucci

Adrienne starring in “Deadly Affairs” for Investigation Discovery TV with Hayden Livesay, directed by Cara Waters and narrated by Susan Lucci

Adrienne starring in “Deadly Affairs” for Investigation Discovery TV with Hayden Livesay, directed by Cara Waters and narrated by Susan Lucci

Adrienne starring in “Deadly Affairs” for Investigation Discovery TV with Hayden Livesay, directed by Cara Waters and narrated by Susan Lucci

Adrienne starring in “Deadly Affairs” for Investigation Discovery TV with Hayden Livesay, directed by Cara Waters and narrated by Susan Lucci

Backstage and Events

The ladies of “Swampoodle” backstage at the Uline

Adrienne with her cast before performing “How to Conquer America: A Mostly True History of Yogurt” by David Myers directed by David Winitsky

Team Yogurt after the performance at the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan for Jewish Plays’ Project (Adrienne performed a few roles and dialect coached the Russian and Georgian )

Adrienne recording another voice-over for Johns Hopkins

The cast of “Occupied Territories” before our TV interview on Martha’s Vineyard TV/ MVTV

Backstage fun during “Occupied Territories” on Martha’s Vineyard !

More backstage fun with the cast of “Occupied Territories” on Martha’s Vineyard !

Cast, crew and producers of “One in the Chamber” after our closing night

Adrienne and Keith Tyree (NELL and GOVERNOR CONNALLY) at the premiere of “Killing Kennedy” in Richmond !

Prep shot before working on “Billions” for Showtime!

Opening night fun for “All the Way” at Arena Stage!

Adrienne as MURIEL HUMPHREY and Shannon Dorsey as CORETTA SCOTT KING backstage after “All the Way” at Arena Stage, directed by Kyle Donnally

Adrienne as LURLEEN WALLACE and Cameron Folmar as GEORGE WALLACE in “All the Way” at Arena Stage directed by Kyle Donnally

Adrienne backstage as LURLEEN WALLACE in “All the Way” at Arena Stage directed by Kyle Donnally

Adrienne as MELANIA TRUMP for some “Vans III” promo shot fun directed by Ralph Scherer starring Michael Kelly and the cast and crew of “House of Cards”

Promo shot of the cast from “One in the Chamber” by Marja-Lewis Ryan and directed by Michael Piazza

The cast of a Benefit Reading of Eve Ensler’s “Necessary Targets” and our director Dot Neumann at Round House for forum theatre !

Adrienne and Hayden Livesay on Investigation Discovery TV’s “Deadly Affairs” directed by Cara Waters and narrated by Susan Lucci !

Adrienne behind the scenes during Investigation Discovery TV’s “Deadly Affairs” where she starred as MADDIE CLARK

Adrienne with Madeline Cain (ROSALINDE) after Ms. Cain’s performance in “Die Fledermaus” – Adrienne coached her Hungarian dialect as well as the Russian and other spoken dialects for the cast

Adrienne and Mark McKinnon co presenting as panelists on Acting for Theatre and Film Panel for the Actors Center !

Adrienne before taping her interview for Danish TV show "Aret Der gik" featuring Lars Mikkelsen/VIKTOR PETROV about working together on "House of Cards"

Adrienne as one of the Co producers of “The Unity Ball” accompanying the band No Small Children to their performance and interview on Channel 7 before they performed after the Women’s March !

Adrienne before the Helen Hayes Awards when she was a nominee with her cast for “Occupied Territories” for Outstanding Ensemble !

“House of Cards” Whimsy!

Attending an event at the Kennedy Center with “House of Cards” colleagues & friends celebrating Jeff Beal’s (and the talented Joan Beal!) music, vision and artistry!

Celebrating with “House of Cards” cast mate Peter Von Berg at the Embassy of Russian Federation

Constellation Theatre Photo Fun before our Promo Shoot with Costume Designer Kendra Rai!

Constellation Theatre Photo Fun before our Promo Shoot with Costume Designer Kendra Rai!

“House of Cards”

“House of Cards”

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“House of Cards”

“House of Cards”

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