Raised in Burbank and Beverly Hills, California
Was performing in an Equity waiver theater production in Los Angeles while working days as a typist at UCLA architecture school when David Davis asked her to read for role of Brenda Morgenstern on new TV series, "Rhoda"
First professional acting work, costarring as Valarie Harper's sister Brenda Morgenstern on TV series, "Rhoda"
TV debut on ABC Afternoon Playbreak "The Girl Who Couldn't Lose"
TV movie debut in "Katherine" (ABC)
Film debut in "National Lampoon Goes to the Movies"
Was a featured regular on "The Tracey Ullman Show" (Fox)
Provides the voice of Marge Simpson as well as her two sisters Patty and Selma on "The Simpsons" (Fox)
Played a nurse opposite Robin Williams in the film "Awakenings"
Starred in the Nora Ephron comedy drama "This Is My Life"
Co-starred in the Woody Allen film "Don't Drink the Water"
Appeared in the comedy "Forget Paris" with Debra Winger and Billy Crystal
Re-teamed with Tracy Ullman on the HBO series "Tracey Takes On..."
Co-starred in Woody Allen's "Deconstructing Harry"
Cast opposite Adam Sandler in the comedy "Click" directed by Frank Coraci
Reprised role of Marge Simpson for "The Simpsons Movie" an animated feature based on the long running Fox series