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Laurie Metcalf is an American actress. She is possibly most widely known for her performance as Jackie Harris on the ABC sitcom Roseanne and has also had series television roles as Carolyn Bigsby on Desperate Housewives and Mary Cooper on The Big Bang Theory. Her motion picture roles incorporate the voice of Mrs. Davis in the Toy Story film series and the character Debbie Loomis/Debbie Salt in Scream 2, way too as roles in such critically acclaimed films as Making Mr. Right, JFK, and Mistress. Metcalf frequently works in Chicago theater, where she is well known for her performance in the 1983 revival of Lanford Wilson’s play Balm in Gilead. She has also appeared in commercials for Plan USA, a humanitarian organization which helps children in want around the world.

Metcalf has performed in roles that range from very substantial to very small in several films, including Desperately Seeking Susan, Making Mr. Right, Miles from Home, Internal Affairs, Stars and Bars, Beer League, Mistress, A Dangerous Woman, Uncle Buck, Blink, The Secret Life of Houses, Treasure Planet, Toy Story, Runaway Bride, Bulworth, Meet the Robinsons, Georgia Rule, Fun with Dick and Jane, Leaving Las Vegas, Scream 2, Stop Loss, and Hop. Metcalf has often appeared against type in both film and television; in JFK, she played a dramatic role as one of Jim Garrison’s chief investigators. She appeared as the murderous mother of Billy Loomis in the horror film Scream 2, and portrayed real-life Carolyn McCarthy in the television movie The Long Island Incident.

Metcalf has appeared in several television series, including being a cast member for a single episode of Saturday Night Live – the final episode of the show’s tumultuous 1980-1981 season. In 1981, she appeared as a feature player on the very first Dick Ebersol-developed episode of Saturday Night Live following the firing of Jean Doumanian and her cast. She appeared in a Weekend Update segment about taking a bullet for the President of the United States. Because of the sketch show’s severe loss in quality at the time and the 1981 Writers Guild of America strike, the show was put on hiatus for retooling. Metcalf was will not asked back to be a cast member.

Name Laurie Metcalf
Height
Naionality American
Date of Birth 16-June-1955
Place of Birth Carbondale, Illinois, U.S.
Famous for Acting

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