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Jane Leeves

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jane Leeves (born 18 April 1961) is an English film, stage, and television actress, comedian and dancer. Leeves made her screen debut with a small role in the 1983 popular British comedy television show Benny Hill Show, Leeves moved to the United States, where she performed in small roles until she secured a recurring part in the television sitcom Murphy Brown. In 1986-1988, Leeves garnered her first leading role in the short-living sitcom Throb and, in 1993, achieved wider fame as Daphne Moon on the television sitcom Frasier for the entire run of the series, from 1993 until 2004, for which she was nominated for Emmy Awards and Golden Globe Awards during the show's run. She received further recognition for her performances in Miracle on 34th Street (1994), Music of the Heart (1999) and The Event (2003). More recently she has worked in television production, but beginning in June 2010, Leeves returned to acting, as Joy on TV Land’s sitcom Hot in Cleveland. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jane Leeves, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​


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Born:
Apr 18, 1961 In Ilford, London, United Kingdom
Movie/TV Credits:
22
First Appeared:
In the series Throb 1986-09-20
Latest Project:
Series Crowded 2016-03-15
Known For
Poster of The Event
Poster of Music of the Heart
Poster of The Simpsons
Filmography
Series Crowded Gwen 2016-03-15
Movie Must See TV: A Tribute to James Burrows 2016-02-21
Movie Why We Laugh: Funny Women Herself 2013-03-21
Movie What About Dick? Emma 2012-11-13
Series Hot in Cleveland Joy Scroggs 2010-06-16
Movie National Lampoon Presents: Endless Bummer Liv 2009-10-20
Series Desperate Housewives Unknown 2004-10-03
Movie The Event Mona 2003-01-01
Movie The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina Margaret Beetle 2002-08-06
Movie Don't Go Breaking My Heart Juliet 1999-02-12
Movie Music of the Heart Dorothea von Haeften 1999-10-29
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Movie James and the Giant Peach Ladybug (voice) 1996-04-12
Movie Pandora's Clock Rachel Sherwood 1996-11-10
Movie Star Trek: 30 Years and Beyond Daphne Moon 1996-10-06
Movie Miracle on 34th Street Alberta Leonard 1994-11-18
Series Frasier Daphne Moon 1993-09-16
Series Blossom Unknown 1990-07-05
Series Seinfeld Unknown 1989-07-05
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Series Murphy Brown 1988-11-14
Series Throb Prudence Anne 'Blue' Bartlett 1986-09-20