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Jane Leeves

Jane Leeves has made her mark in the entertainment world, acting in television, theater and film over the past 20 years. Leeves stars in the Emmy® Award-winning TV Land series, Hot in Cleveland (2010), which in 2011 was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award® for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series. Leeves plays eyebrow archer to the stars, "Joy Scroggs". The comedy revolves around three fabulous LA women of a certain age, and best friends (Leeves, Valerie Bertinelli and Wendie Malick) whose lives are changed forever when their plane, bound for Paris, unexpectedly lands in Cleveland.She graced the world of theater by starring as "Sally Bowles" in the Roundabout production of "Cabaret" on Broadway. Leeves has also lent her voice to various animated television series, including The Penguins of Madagascar (2008), Phineas and Ferb (2007) and The Simpsons (1989), as well as the major motion picture, James and the Giant Peach (1996). Leeves also appeared in the film, Music of the Heart (1999), which co-starred Meryl Streep. On June 16, 2011, Leeves -- along with costars Bertinelli, Malick, and White -- was presented with the key to the city of Cleveland by the mayor.She recently started the "Tellurian Foundation", a line of all-natural skin care and baby products. A portion of the profits will be donated to those who strive to provide help to those in need, most recently "Food Share".

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Apr 18, 1961 In Ilford, Essex, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Benny Hill Show 1979-01-01
Latest Project:
Series Celebrity Name Game 2014-09-22

Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 22 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Hot in Cleveland
Poster of Frasier
Celebrity Name Game Unknown 2014-09-22
The Queen Latifah Show Unknown 2013
Hollywood Game Night Unknown 2013-07-11
Hot in Cleveland Joy Scroggs / ... 129 episodes, 2010-2015 2010-06-16
The Wendy Williams Show Unknown 2008-05-14
The Penguins of Madagascar Unknown 2008-11-29
Notes from the Underbelly Unknown 2007-04-04
Phineas and Ferb Unknown 2007-08-17
Desperate Housewives Unknown 2004-10-03
Hercules Unknown 1998-08-31
The View Unknown 1997-08-11
1914-1918 Unknown 1996
The Daily Show Unknown 1996-07-22
Caroline in the City Unknown 1995-09-21
Frasier Daphne Moon 263 episodes, 1993-2004 1993-09-16
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Have I Got News for You Unknown 1990-09-28
Blossom Unknown 1990-07-05
Seinfeld Unknown 1989-07-05
The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Murphy Brown Unknown 1988-11-14
Hooperman Unknown 1987-09-23
Who's the Boss? Unknown 1984-09-20
Murder, She Wrote Unknown 1984-09-30
The Benny Hill Show Unknown 1979-01-01