Donna Murphy (born March 7, 1959) is an American stage, film, television actress and singer. Donna is an accomplished and respected actress who has been building a career of striking range and diversity. She won the first of two Tony Awards for Best Actress, along with the Drama Desk and Drama League Awards for her portrayal of Fosca in Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s “Passion” and dazzled television viewers and critics alike when Passion (1996) (TV) was televised on PBS’ American Playhouse. She was awarded her second Tony and Drama League Awards, as well as Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle nominations for her performance as Anna Leonowans in the highly acclaimed revival of “The King and I”. Her feature film work includes Center Stage (2000), directed by Nicholas Hytner, co-starring with Patrick Stewart in Star Trek: Insurrection (1998), The Astronaut’s Wife (1999) with Johnny Depp, and Jade (1995), directed by William Friedkin.