Nancy Steen
Vital information
Birthname: Nancy Jane Steen
Birthplace Shoreview, Minnesota, U.S.
Gender Female
Actress, TV screenwriter, and producer
Years active 1972-present
Series involement
Series: Roseanne
Episodes appeared in/
involved with:
directed 24 episodes in Season 9
Roseanne Banner

Nancy Jane Steen (born January 31, 1950 in Shoreview, Minnesota) is a television producer, television writer and actress.


A graduate of the University of Minnesota, Steen, after graduating in 1972, she studied with Jacques Lecoq in Paris. Later she made her home in Las Angeles when she continued acting on stage and television. In 1980, she began writing on the ABC-TV series Police Squad! which starred Leslie Nielsen, and Happy Days'. Steen began her career as an actress at Dudley Riggs' Brave New Workshop in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She then began appearing the television series Charlie's Angels, Taxi, Mork & Mindy and M*A*S*H.

Her television producing and writing credits also include Happy Days, Night Court, Married... with Children, Caroline in the City, Titus, Roseanne, The Love Boat, Jesse, What I Like About You, Kirk and I'm with Her.

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