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Academy Award winning actress, MARY STEENBURGEN (Carol), is a Hollywood veteran, having appeared in countless roles on the big and small screen. A proud company member of New York's Atlantic Theater Company, she is known for her Oscar nominated work in MELVIN AND HOWARD in addition to unforgettable roles in WHAT'S EATING GILBERT GRAPE, STEP BROTHERS, and television shows such as JUSTIFIED, ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, and HBO's TOGETHERNESS and CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM.

Mary currently stars as Gail Klosterman in FOX's critically-acclaimed comedy series THE LAST MAN ON EARTH, alongside Will Forte. She most recently had a recurring arc in Season 2 of BLUNT TALK in addition to making return appearances for Season 9 of CURB YOUR ENTHUSIASM and Season 6 of ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK.

In 2017, Mary starred alongside Lake Bell, Ed Helms and Paul Reiser in the comedy feature I DO... UNTIL I DON'T. She also had a starring turn opposite Kevin Kline in the CBS Films feature DEAN, and earlier last year she appeared alongside Jason Sudeikis and Jessica Biel in THE BOOK OF LOVE, which released in January and additionally screened at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival, and she was also seen in KATIE SAYS GOODBYE, which bowed at the 2016 Toronto International Film Festival.

Her additional film and television credits include: 30 ROCK, BORED TO DEATH, WILFRED, GOIN' SOUTH, TIME AFTER TIME, RAGTIME, PHILADELPHIA, BACK TO THE FUTURE 3, CROSS CREEK, MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S SEX COMEDY, MISS FIRECRACKER, THE PROPOSAL, ELF, DIRTY GIRL (for which she co-wrote the song "Rainbird" with Melissa Manchester), FOUR CHRISTMASES, THE HELP, LAST VEGAS, and SONG ONE.

Mary's partial list of theater credits includes: Holiday (London's Old Vic, directed by Lindsay Anderson), Candida, Marvin's Room, The Beginning of August, and The Exonerated. In conjunction with her on-camera work, Mary is a singer/songwriter for Universal Music Publishing Group and has written with and for acclaimed artists such as Tim McGraw, Matraca Berg, Troy Verges, Jeremy Spillman, Luke Laird, Lori McKenna, and many others.

Mary is the co-owner of an award-winning restaurant in her hometown of Little Rock, Arkansas, "South on Main". Since its opening in late September 2013, the restaurant has quickly become a nationally renowned establishment, recognized for being a hybrid of culinary and artistic experiences while maintaining an authentic sense of Southern charm and culture. Every guest is provided with a menu full of creativity, curated by Mary's nephew-in-law, head chef, Matthew Bell, in addition to a welcoming atmosphere of musical performances from established and local artists alike.

Additionally, she founded Artists for a New South Africa with fellow actress Alfre Woodard, and is an avid supporter of global nonprofit, Heifer International, and marine conservation organization, Oceana.

She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Ted Danson.

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