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Jane Leeves (born 18 April 1961) is 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.​

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Jane Leeves (born 18 April 1961) is 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.​

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 25

Birthday 1961-04-18

Place of Birth Ilford, London, United Kingdom

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Misconceptions(6 episodes) as Amanda Watson
2016 Crowded(1 episode) as Gwen
2016 Must See TV: A Tribute to James Burrows
2013 Why We Laugh: Funny Women as Herself
2012 What About Dick? as Emma
2010 Hot in Cleveland(137 episodes) as Joy Scroggs
2009 National Lampoon Presents: Endless Bummer as Liv
2005 The Reichen Show(1 episode)
2004 Desperate Housewives(2 episodes)
2004 Frasier: Analyzing the Laughter as Daphne Moon Crane
2003 The Event as Mona
2002 The Adventures of Tom Thumb & Thumbelina as Margaret Beetle
1999 Music of the Heart as Dorothea von Haeften
1999 Don't Go Breaking My Heart as Juliet
1997 The View(2 episodes)
1996 Pandora's Clock(2 episodes) as Rachel Sherwood
1996 Star Trek: 30 Years and Beyond as Daphne Moon
1996 James and the Giant Peach as Ladybug (voice)
1994 Miracle on 34th Street as Alberta Leonard
1993 Frasier(294 episodes) as Daphne Moon
1993 Frasier(1 episode)
1990 Blossom(1 episode)
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1989 Seinfeld(7 episodes)
1988 Murphy Brown(249 episodes)
1986 Throb(48 episodes) as Prudence Anne 'Blue' Bartlett

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