Annie Potts

Actress | Producer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Ghostbusters (1984) | Pretty in Pink (1986) | Designing Women (1986-1993)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 9 nominations More »
BORN 
Oct 28, 1952 (age 65)
HEIGHT 
5' 3" (1.60m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (25 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (71 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Young SheldonYoung Sheldon (TV Series) Meemaw (20 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017–2018 20
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  • Primary photo for The FostersThe Fosters (TV Series) Sharon Elkin (11 episodes, 2013)  Less 2013–2018 11
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  • Primary photo for Welcome to the WayneWelcome to the Wayne (TV Series) Olympia Timbers (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
    • Spacefish (Sep 20, 2017) Olympia Timbers (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Royal PainsRoyal Pains (TV Series) Mrs. Sacani (2 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016 2
  • Primary photo for Chicago MedChicago Med (TV Series) Helen (5 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015–2016 5
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  • Primary photo for ScandalScandal (TV Series) Louise Baker (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for NCIS: New OrleansNCIS: New Orleans (TV Series) Olivia Brody (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Major CrimesMajor Crimes (TV Series) Clarissa (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Family FortuneFamily Fortune (TV Movie) Ginger  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Young & HungryYoung & Hungry (TV Series) Donna Kaminski (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
    • Pilot (Jun 25, 2014) Donna Kaminski (voice) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Instant MomInstant Mom (TV Series) Roberta Montgomery (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Grey's AnatomyGrey's Anatomy (TV Series) Joyce Bosco (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Randy Cunningham: 9th Grade NinjaRandy Cunningham: 9th Grade Ninja (TV Series) Tawny Zingwald (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for Murder in ManhattanMurder in Manhattan (TV Movie) Blythe Sutton  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Animal PracticeAnimal Practice (TV Series) Virginia Coleman (2 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for Fish HooksFish Hooks (TV Series) Granola Girl (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for The Music TeacherThe Music Teacher (TV Movie) Alyson  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for GCBGCB (TV Series) Gigi Stopper (10 episodes, 2012)  Less 2012 10
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  • Primary photo for FiveFive (TV Movie) Helen  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Marry MeMarry Me (TV Mini-series) Vivienne Carter (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 2
    • Part 2 (Dec 13, 2010) Vivienne Carter  Less
    • Part 1 (Dec 12, 2010) Vivienne Carter  Less
  • Primary photo for Freshman FatherFreshman Father (TV Movie) Dorothy Downs  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Two and a Half MenTwo and a Half Men (TV Series) Lenore (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009 1
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Sophie Devere (4 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2009 4
    • Selfish (Apr 28, 2009) Sophie Devere  Less
    • Impulsive (Oct 9, 2007) Sophie Devere  Less
    • Infected (Jan 3, 2006) Sophie Devere  Less
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  • Primary photo for The KarenskysThe Karenskys (TV Movie) Pearl Karensky  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Boston LegalBoston Legal (TV Series) Joy Espenson (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Queen SizedQueen Sized (TV Movie) Joan Baker  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Ugly BettyUgly Betty (TV Series) Linda (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Family ManFamily Man (TV Movie) Actress  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Single with ParentsSingle with Parents (TV Movie) Elizabeth  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Men in TreesMen in Trees (TV Series) Mary Alice O'Donnell (4 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007 4
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  • Primary photo for SpellboundSpellbound (TV Movie) Bunny  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Julie Reno, Bounty HunterJulie Reno, Bounty Hunter (TV Series) Angel (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Close to HomeClose to Home (TV Series) Dr. Marla Dodds (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Joan of ArcadiaJoan of Arcadia (TV Series) Lieutenant Lucy Preston (11 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004–2005 11
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  • Primary photo for HuffHuff (TV Series) Doris Johnson (4 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004 4
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  • Primary photo for Stuck in the Middle with YouStuck in the Middle with You (TV Movie) Actress  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Defending Our Kids: The Julie Posey StoryDefending Our Kids: The Julie Posey Story (TV Movie) Julie Posey  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Any Day NowAny Day Now (TV Series) Mary Elizabeth 'M.E.' Sims / Mary Elizabeth 'M.E.' O'Brien Sims (88 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998–2002 88
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  • Primary photo for Johnny BravoJohnny Bravo (TV Series) Wrangler (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for HerculesHercules (TV Series) Syrinx the Muse (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Over the TopOver the Top (TV Series) Hadley Martin / Kate (12 episodes, 1997), Producer (12 episodes, 1997), Performer ("I'm Bonnie, I'm Clyde") (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 12
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  • Primary photo for Dangerous MindsDangerous Minds (TV Series) Louanne Johnson (17 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996–1997 17
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  • Primary photo for Her Deadly RivalHer Deadly Rival (TV Movie) Kris Lansford  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Love & WarLove & War (TV Series) Dana Palladino (44 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993–1995 44
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  • Primary photo for Designing WomenDesigning Women (TV Series) Mary Jo Shively (163 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986–1993 163
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  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for The Man Who Fell to EarthThe Man Who Fell to Earth (TV Movie) Louise  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Amazing StoriesAmazing Stories (TV Series) Mrs. Bev Binford (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
    • Family Dog (Feb 16, 1987) Mrs. Bev Binford (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for CBS Schoolbreak SpecialCBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series) Kathy Sanders (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987 1
  • Primary photo for Magnum, P.I.Magnum, P.I. (TV Series) Tracy Spencer (2 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983–1986 2
  • Primary photo for Comedy FactoryComedy Factory (TV Series) Annie (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for Lime StreetLime Street (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for The Twilight ZoneThe Twilight Zone (TV Series) Cathy Lowery (segment "Wordplay") (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for It Came Upon the Midnight ClearIt Came Upon the Midnight Clear (TV Movie) Cindy Mills  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Why Me?Why Me? (TV Movie) Daria  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for CowboyCowboy (TV Movie) D.G.  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Remington SteeleRemington Steele (TV Series) Annie Carpenter (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Romance TheatreRomance Theatre (TV Series) Lily (5 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982 5
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  • Primary photo for Something So RightSomething So Right (TV Movie) Sunday  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for In SecurityIn Security (TV Movie) Annie Leighton  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Kwicky Koala ShowThe Kwicky Koala Show (TV Series) Actress  Less 1981–1982
  • Primary photo for Goodtime GirlsGoodtime Girls (TV Series) Edith Bedelmeyer (13 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 13
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  • Primary photo for The Scarlett O'Hara WarThe Scarlett O'Hara War (TV Movie) Betty (uncredited)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Flatbed Annie & Sweetiepie: Lady TruckersFlatbed Annie & Sweetiepie: Lady Truckers (TV Movie) Flatbed Annie  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for VisionsVisions (TV Series) Ellen (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for FamilyFamily (TV Series) Caddy Wilde (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
    • Magic (Oct 19, 1978) Caddy Wilde  Less
  • Primary photo for Busting LooseBusting Loose (TV Series) Helene (3 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977 3
  • Primary photo for Black Market BabyBlack Market Baby (TV Movie) Linda Cleary  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Hollywood HighHollywood High (TV Series) Paula / Phoebe (3 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977 3
  • Primary photo for DistefanoDistefano (TV Movie) Helen  Less
  • Primary photo for Paging Dr. FreedPaging Dr. Freed (TV Movie) Actress  Less
Self (42 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (6 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Herself (3 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016–2018
  • Primary photo for Welcome to the BasementWelcome to the Basement (TV Series) Vanessa (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
    • Corvette Summer (May 12, 2017) Vanessa (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Video Games AWESOME!Video Games AWESOME! (TV Series) Janine Melnitz (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for TV's Greatest SidekicksTV's Greatest Sidekicks (TV Special) Self (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Johnny Carson's 29th AnniversaryJohnny Carson's 29th Anniversary (TV Special) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 22nd AnniversaryTonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 22nd Anniversary (TV Special) Herself - Actress (archive footage)  Less 1984 $2MM
Other (5 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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