Carolyn "Carol" Laurie Kane (born June 18, 1952 in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American actor.
Kane began her screen career in the early '70s. After receiving an Academy Award nomination for her performance in Hester Street, she went on to appear in films such as Annie Hall, When a Stranger Calls, The Princess Bride, Scrooged, My Blue Heaven and Addams Family Values. Her television work includes regular roles on Taxi and Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. She played John Munch's ex-wife Gwen on Homicide: Life on the Street and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and has played Madame Morrible in various productions of Wicked.
- Carnal Knowledge (1971): Jennifer.
- The Last Detail (1973): Young Whore.
- Hester Street (1975): Gitl.
- Dog Day Afternoon (1975): Jenny.
- Annie Hall (1977): Allison.
- The Muppet Movie (1979): Myth.
- When a Stranger Calls (1979): Jill Johnson.
- Taxi (1980-1983): Simka Dahblitz-Gravas.
- Cheers, episode "A Ditch in Time" (1984): Amanda.
- Transylvania 6-5000 (1985): Lupi
- The Princess Bride (1987): Valerie.
- Scrooged (1988): Ghost of Christmas Present.
- License To Drive (1988): Mrs. Anderson.
- My Blue Heaven (1990): Shaldeen.
- Addams Family Values (1993): Grandmama Addams.
- Seinfeld, episode "The Marine Biologist" (1994): Corinne.
- Aladdin: The Series (1994): Brawnhilda (voice).
- Trees Lounge (1996): Connie.
- Man on the Moon (1999): Herself.
- Monk, episode "Mr. Monk is the Best Man" (2009): Joy.
- Phineas and Ferb (2011, 2014): Nana Shapiro (voice).
- Jake and the Never Land Pirates (2012-2013) : The Sea Witch (voice).
- Gotham (2014-2016): Gertrud Kapelput.
- Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (2015-2019): Lillian Kaushtupper.
- Kimmy vs. The Reverend (2020)
- Vampirina, episode "Countess Vee" (2018): Madame Spook (voice).
- Tangled: The Series (2018-2019): Madame Canardist (voice).