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Jane Leeves

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:
29
First Appeared:
In the movie To Live and Die in L.A. 1985-11-01
Latest Project:
Series Misconceptions 2020
Known For
Poster of Misconceptions
Poster of National Lampoon Presents: Endless Bummer
Poster of Music of the Heart
Poster of Mr. Write
Filmography
Series Misconceptions Amanda Watson 2020
Series The Resident Dr. Kit Voss 2018-01-21
Series Crowded Gwen 2016-03-15
Movie Must See TV: An All Star 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
Movie Garfield: A Tail of Two Kitties Eenie (voice) 2006-06-15
Series The Reichen Show Unknown 2005-11-11
Series Desperate Housewives Unknown 2004-10-03
Movie Frasier: Analyzing the Laughter Daphne Moon Crane 2004-05-13
Movie The Event Mona 2003-01-01
Movie The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina Margaret Beetle (voice) 2002-08-06
Movie Music of the Heart Dorothea von Haeften 1999-10-29
Movie Don't Go Breaking My Heart Juliet 1999-02-12
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Series Pandora's Clock Rachel Sherwood 1996-11-10
Movie Star Trek: 30 Years and Beyond Daphne Moon 1996-10-06
Movie James and the Giant Peach Ladybug (voice) 1996-04-12
Movie Miracle on 34th Street Alberta Leonard 1994-11-18
Movie Mr. Write Wylie 1994-05-06
Series Frasier Daphne Moon 1993-09-16
Series Blossom Unknown 1990-07-05
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Series Seinfeld Unknown 1989-07-05
Series Murphy Brown 1988-11-14
Series Throb Prudence Anne 'Blue' Bartlett 1986-09-20
Movie To Live and Die in L.A. Serena 1985-11-01