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Also Known As: Lesley M Boone Died:
Born: February 25, 1968 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA Profession: actor, voice actor, singer, dancer

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An attractive brown-haired actress who got her break playing one of a trio of young overweight sisters on the Fox sitcom "Babes" (1990-91). Lesley Boone has worked steadily since earning her SAG card for guest starring on an episode of "Hooperman" (ABC) in the late 1980s. Adept at evincing both sympathy and strength in her portrayals, Boone was often saddled with roles as the heavy girl with a heart of gold, but brought grace and humanity to the often stereotyped characters. Guest shots on the series "L.A. Law" (NBC), "Growing Pains" and "Doogie Howser, MD" (both ABC) were followed by a regular role on the Fox sitcom "Babes". Here she played Darlene, an unemployed woman turned full-figured model, the younger sister of Wendie Jo Sperber's Charlene and Susan Peretz's Darlene, all three up and coming single Manhattanites crowded into one tiny apartment. After the single season of "Babes" ended, Boone guested in an episode of Fox's "Parker Lewis Can't Lose", playing an unpopular girl the suave title character has unknowingly fallen for on a computer bulletin board. Boone worked as a voice actor throughout her career, lending her talents to the comic strip character "Cathy" among others. ...

An attractive brown-haired actress who got her break playing one of a trio of young overweight sisters on the Fox sitcom "Babes" (1990-91). Lesley Boone has worked steadily since earning her SAG card for guest starring on an episode of "Hooperman" (ABC) in the late 1980s. Adept at evincing both sympathy and strength in her portrayals, Boone was often saddled with roles as the heavy girl with a heart of gold, but brought grace and humanity to the often stereotyped characters. Guest shots on the series "L.A. Law" (NBC), "Growing Pains" and "Doogie Howser, MD" (both ABC) were followed by a regular role on the Fox sitcom "Babes". Here she played Darlene, an unemployed woman turned full-figured model, the younger sister of Wendie Jo Sperber's Charlene and Susan Peretz's Darlene, all three up and coming single Manhattanites crowded into one tiny apartment. After the single season of "Babes" ended, Boone guested in an episode of Fox's "Parker Lewis Can't Lose", playing an unpopular girl the suave title character has unknowingly fallen for on a computer bulletin board. Boone worked as a voice actor throughout her career, lending her talents to the comic strip character "Cathy" among others.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 I'll Be Home for Christmas (1998) Marjorie
2.
 Stuart Saves His Family (1995) Jodie
3.
 I Love the '80s Strikes Back (2003) Interviewee
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Had an early TV credit on ABC's "Hooperman", earning her Screen Actor's Guild membership
1989:
Guest starred on "L.A. Law" (NBC)
1989:
Acted in episodes of "Growing Pains" and "Doogie Howser, M.D." (both ABC)
1990:
Starred on Fox's "Babes", a sitcom about a trio of overweight sisters
1994:
Guest starred on an episode of "The Mommies" (NBC)
1994:
Had a cameo as Billy Crystal's secretary in "City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold"
1995:
Played self-help TV host Stuart Smalley's sister Jodie in "Stuart Saves His Family"
1995:
Guested as Helen (Crystal Bernard)'s childhood tormentor on an episode of "Wings" (NBC)
1996:
Had a recurring role on ABC's "High Incident"
1998:
Featured in the holiday-themed teen comedy "I'll Be Home For Christmas"
2000:
Was a regular on the charming NBC comedy-drama series "Ed"
2000:
Featured in the independent comedy feature "Pride & Peril"
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Education

California State University, Northridge: Northridge , California -

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