Carolyn plays 'Gloria Toms' in Worth, featured at the Sundance Film Festival, starring Michael Keaton, directed by Sara Colangelo and set to premier on Netflix in September.
The Fall of 2019, Broadway audiences saw her as 'Assunta' opposite Marisa Tomei in Roundabout Theatre's revival of Tennessee Williams' The Rose Tattoo, directed by Trip Cullman.
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.
Some recent TV roles are 'Anna Goodman' on Blue Bloods, 'Governor Cecile' on Veep. 'Judge Lindsay Power" The Good Wife and 'Representative Rebecca Huntley' on House of Cards.
Other 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.