Carolyn is currently playing the role of 'Assunta' in Roundabout Theatre Company's Broadway revival of Tennessee Williams' The Rose Tattoo opposite Marisa Tomei, directed by Trip Cullman.
In May, she completed filming the role of 'Gloria Toms' in What Is Life Worth, a feature starring Michael Keaton, directed by Sara Colangelo.
She portrays Maggie Gyllenhaal's mother 'Joan Merrell' in all three seasons of The Deuce, David Simon's acclaimed series for HBO.
She is 'Ilene Mulvaney' on Showtime's award-winning limited series Escape at Dannemora, directed by Ben Stiller.
Indie films include Data Recovery directed by Jessica Cummings, Pulling Wool directed by UCB's Steve Ward and Bruce The Movie, an Official Selection at the 2017 NYFTVF directed by Phebe Szatmary.
Carolyn played 'Anna Goodman' on Blue Bloods, 'Governor Cecile' on Veep. 'Judge Lindsay Power" The Good Wife and On House of Cards she was "Representative Rebecca Huntley."
Recent stage work includes the pre-Broadway run of Because of Winn Dixie, a new musical by Duncan Sheik and Nell Benjamin and the "Asking for Trouble" series at Ensemble Studio Theatre.