Melissa Leo
Law & Order:
Alice Sutton,
Sherri Quinn,
Donna Cheponis
Law & Order: CI:
Maureen Curtis
Date of birth
14 September 1960
Place of birth
New York City, New York
IMDb profile

Melissa Leo is an actress who played four different characters in Law & Order and Law & Order: Criminal Intent.

Leo is known for playing Detective Kay Howard in Homicide: Life on the Street from 1993–1997. She has also been a regular on All My Children and The Young Riders. In 2008, she played the lead in the film Frozen River, for which she garnered an Oscar nomination.

Leo has a son with former boyfriend John Heard, named John Matthew Heard (born 1987). Heard can be seen in several episodes from the Law & Order franchise.


Alice sutton 1
Sherri Quinn
Alice Sutton Sherri Quinn Maureen Curtis Donna Cheponis
L&O: "Sweeps" L&O: "Who Let the Dogs Out?" CI: "The Good Child" L&O: "Personae Non Grata"

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