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Geraldine Leer is an American film, television, and theatre actress based in New York City.

She is Josh Dallas and Melissa Roxburgh's mom, Karen Stone, in the hit NBC series MANIFEST, Mondays at 10:00pm.

She just completed work in Joe Manganiello's SHOPLIFTERS OF THE WORLD and in the upcoming feature films CHRISTMAS CAMP, I CAN, I WILL, I DID and 39 AND A HALF.

Geraldine most recently appeared on the New York stage in the world premiere of Charles Mee's  Soot and Spit (N.Y. Times Critics' Pick) directed by Kim Weild and Bone on Bone in the Broadway Bound Theatre Festival (directed by Misti Wills). She made her New York debut at The Roundabout Theatre Company in The Member of the Wedding and The Country Girl. She has also worked at regional theaters around the country - from the La Jolla Playhouse and the Dallas Theatre Center to The Westport Country Playhouse.

And most notably, she has survived teenagers.