Laurie Metcalf

Laurie Metcalf

Jun. 16th, 1955
Born in
Carbondale, Illinois, USA
5' 6 1/2

Laurie Metcalf's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
The Big Bang Theory TV Show
The Big Bang Theory
Roseanne TV Show
Getting On TV Show
Getting On
Life with Louie TV Show
Life with Louie
God, the Devil and Bob TV Show
God, the Devil and Bob
Easy Money TV Show
Easy Money
The Norm Show TV Show
The Norm Show
Charlie Lawrence TV Show
Charlie Lawrence

Main Movie Roles

2010 - Toy Story 3
2008 - Stop-Loss
2007 - Georgia Rule
2007 - Meet the Robinsons
2006 - Steel City
2006 - Beer League
2005 - Fun with Dick and Jane
2002 - Treasure Planet
2000 - Timecode
1999 - Runaway Bride
1999 - Toy Story 2
1998 - Bulworth
1997 - Scream 2
1996 - Dear God
1995 - Toy Story
1995 - Leaving Las Vegas
1992 - Mistress
1991 - JFK
1990 - Pacific Heights
1990 - Internal Affairs
1989 - Uncle Buck
1988 - Miles from Home
1987 - Making Mr. Right
1985 - Desperately Seeking Susan

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Carolyn Bigsby
Dr. Richland
Cora Little
Nanny G
Susan Hopkins
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Lauren Elizabeth "Laurie" Metcalf (born June 16, 1955) is an Emmy award-winning, Tony award-nominated American actress. She is widely known for her performance as "Jackie Harris" on Roseanne and the voice of Mrs. Davis in Toy Story, Toy Story 2, and Toy Story 3. She is present in Chicago theater, where she is well-known for her performance in the 1983 revival of Balm in Gilead. She is also a part of helping children in need around the world.

She is a three-time Emmy award winner, as well as being nominated for two Golden Globe awards, a Tony award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award.

  • Best known for her role as Jackie Harris on _"Roseanne" (1988)_ (qv).
  • She was awarded the 1992 Joseph Jefferson Award for Actress in a Principal Role in a Play for "My Thing of Love" at the Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Great-niece of screenwriter 'Zoe Akins' (qv).
  • Graduate of Edwardsville High School.
  • Teaches Scene Study at Steppenwolf Theater School West in Los Angeles, California.
  • She grew up in the town of Edwardsville, Illinois.
  • At one time typed 90 words per minute.
  • (July 2005) Daughter, Mae, born by a surrogate.

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