Daisy Eagan Movies and Career Information
Nov 04, 1979
Daisy Eagan (born November 4, 1979) is an American actress. In 1991 she won the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical for playing Mary Lennox in The Secret Garden. At eleven years old, she is the youngest girl to ever to win a Tony, and is the second youngest person to win (Frankie Michaels was ten when he won his Tony for Mame). She was also nominated for a Drama Desk Award Outstanding Actress in a Musical and an Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Actress in a Musical for the role. Her film work includes Losing Isaiah, Ripe and Tony n' Tina's Wedding. She has appeared on television in episodes of Without a Trace, The Unit, Ghost Whisperer, and Numb3rs, among other shows. Eagan is an alumna of Simon's Rock College of Bard. She studied psychology and creative writing at Antioch University in Los Angeles. In 2003, she married Patrick Comer, a financial consultant; they divorced in 2006. She is also the recipient of the 2005 La Weekly Award for best Supporting Actress in a Musical for her work in "The Wild Party" with The Blank Theater Company. Times writers (2003-08-31). "Weddings/Celebrations: Daisy Eagan, Patrick Comer". The New York Times.