Cloris Leachman

Cloris Leachman

Apr. 30th, 1926
Born in
Des Moines, Iowa, USA
5' 5 1/2"

Cloris Leachman's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Dancing With the Stars TV Show
Dancing With the Stars
Raising Hope TV Show
Raising Hope
The Facts of Life TV Show
The Facts of Life
The Ellen Show TV Show
The Ellen Show
Phyllis TV Show
Hold It Please TV Show
Hold It Please
Mr. Novak TV Show
Mr. Novak
Nash Airflyte Theatre TV Show
Nash Airflyte Theatre
Sunday Dinner TV Show
Sunday Dinner
The Nutt House TV Show
The Nutt House

Main Movie Roles

2014 - Adult World
2014 - Gambit
2010 - You Again
2009 - New York, I Love You
2008 - The Women
2006 - Beerfest
2006 - Scary Movie 4
2005 - The Longest Yard
2005 - Sky High
2004 - Spanglish
2003 - Bad Santa
2003 - Alex & Emma
2000 - Hanging Up
1999 - Music of the Heart
1999 - The Iron Giant
1996 - Beavis and Butt-Head Do America
1995 - Now and Then
1994 - A Troll in Central Park
1993 - My Boyfriend's Back
1993 - The Beverly Hillbillies
1989 - Prancer
1987 - Walk Like A Man
1986 - My Little Pony: The Movie
1981 - History of the World: Part I
1980 - Herbie Goes Bananas
1979 - The Muppet Movie
1979 - Scavenger Hunt
1977 - High Anxiety
1977 - The Mouse and His Child
1974 - Daisy Miller
1974 - Young Frankenstein
1973 - Dillinger
1971 - The Last Picture Show
1970 - Lovers and Other Strangers
1969 - Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
1955 - Kiss Me Deadly

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Phyllis Lindstrom
Ruth Martin
Grammy Winthrop
Rhoda Kirsh
Connie Wingate
Karen Cooper
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  • On Christmas Eve of 1962, she appeared in three prime-time television series as a guest star: 1. _"Stoney Burke" (1962) {Cousin Eunice (#1.13)}_ (qv) 2. _"Saints and Sinners" (1962) {A Night of Horns and Bells (#1.12)}_ (qv) 3. _"The New Loretta Young Show" (1962)_ (qv) (episode "Anything for a Laugh").
  • She was awarded the 1978 Joseph Jefferson Award for Guest Artist for her performance in the play, "Twigs," at the Marriott Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Former mother-in-law of actress 'Sharon Stone (I)' (qv).
  • Mother of actors 'Adam Englund' (qv), 'Bryan Englund' (qv), 'George Englund Jr.' (qv), 'Morgan Englund' (qv) and actress 'Dinah Englund' (qv).
  • Tossed the coin flip for the 95th Rose Bowl game between the Penn State Nittany Lions and the University of Southern California Trojans on January 1, 2009.
  • Along with 'Bill Mumy' (qv), she is one of only two actors to appear in both _"The Twilight Zone" (1959)_ (qv) and its second television revival, _"The Twilight Zone" (2002)_ (qv).
  • Attended Northwestern University (Evanston, IL).
  • Has 5 grandchildren (including granddaughter Skye Englund).

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