Amanda Bearse

Actress + Director + Comedienne
Born Aug 9, 1958

Amanda Bearse is an American actress, director and comedienne best known for her role as wacky neighbor Marcy D'Arcy (formerly Marcy Rhoades) on Married... with Children, a sitcom that ran in the United States between 1987 and 1997, and for her performance in the 1985 horror film Fright Night opposite William Ragsdale.… Read More

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1958 Birth Born on August 9, 1958.


1982 23 Years Old Her initial success came with the role of Amanda Cousins on the soap opera All My Children from 1982 to 1983. … Read More
1987 28 Years Old Her big break came in 1987 when she was cast as Marcy Rhoades (later Marcy D'Arcy) on the hit Fox TV sitcom Married... with Children.


1991 32 Years Old Bearse began directing television while appearing on Married... with Children, and from 1991 to 1997, she directed 31 episodes of the show. … Read More
1997 38 Years Old She played the role until the show ended in 1997. … Read More


2005 46 Years Old In 2005, she directed The Sperm Donor, a pilot for NBC starring Maggie Wheeler and In 2006, Bearse teamed with Rosie O'Donnell to direct The Big Gay Sketch Show, which debuted on Logo on April 24, 2007. … Read More
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