Gleason has worked with Steven Soderbergh (Traffic), Nicholas Hytner (The Crucible), and the Coen Brothers (Intolerable Cruelty) to name just a few films. Her extensive career on television includes recurring roles on Desperate Housewives, Will & Grace, Instant Mom, and the cult favorite The Middleman. Recently seen on Motive, Scandal, Grey’s Anatomy, Mom, Two Broke Girls, and Hawaii Five-O. In New York, Mary Pat wrote and starred in Stopping Traffic, her acclaimed one woman show, at the Vineyard Theatre. Other roles include Eunice in A Streetcar Named Desire (George Street Playhouse), Dorine in Tartuffe, and Kathleen in Long Day’s Journey Into Night. Mary Pat played Jane Hogan on The Guiding Light for two years.
Suzi Bass Awards History
2015 Suzi Bass Nominee, Ensemble Cast Play, Steel Magnolias, Alliance Theatre