Amanda Bearse (born August 9, 1958) is an American actress, director and comedienne best known for her role as neighbor Marcy D'Arcy (formerly Marcy Rhoades) on Married... with Children, a sitcom that ran in the United States between 1987 and 1997, and for her performance in the...Wikipedia
Born: 9th August, 1958, Winter Park, Florida, USA
Height: 5' 4" (163 cm)
Claim to Fame: Married With Children
The outing really was quite a freeing experience. I know that sounds sort of clichéd, but it really was very liberating. That one thing, that one big secret is out. For a lot of people, it was just a confirmation of what they thought about me. I mean, I look like the girl next door, but I was always kind of off-center.
I chose to stop acting because I wanted to direct and I had to show people that I was serious. I`d like to get back in front of the camera eventually, but only if I can play something a little bit different.
Everyone deserves a 24th chance.
Charlie is a former baseball player. In his final game, he gave himself a career-ending injury when he tried to snap a bat over his leg in anger. He becomes an anger management therapist and runs a successful private practice. His life is complicated by an ex-wife and a teenage daughter who has obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Her initial success came with the role on the soap opera "All My Children" (1970) between 1981 and 1984 playing a role bearing her first name, Amanda (Cousins).
Moved to New York where she studied acting with Sanford Meisner. She also studied directing at the American Film Institute and USC in Los Angeles.