Katey Sagal

Actress + Singer-songwriter
Born Jan 19, 1954

Catherine Louise "Katey" Sagal is an American actress and singer-songwriter. She first achieved widespread fame as Peggy Bundy on the long-running Fox comedy series Married... with Children, for which she was nominated for four Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in a Comedy Television Series and two American Comedy Awards during the show's run.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Katey Sagal.


1954 Birth Born on January 19, 1954.


1971 17 Years Old Sagal graduated from California Institute of the Arts and began her acting career in Hollywood, appearing in several made for TV movies between 1971 and 1975, including a small role as a receptionist in the Columbo installment "Candidate for Crime" (directed by her father). … Read More
1973 19 Years Old Sagal started her career in show business as a singer and songwriter. In 1973, she worked as a backing vocalist for various singers, including Bob Dylan and Tanya Tucker.


1976 22 Years Old In 1976, while a member of The Group With No Name, she contributed to the album Moon over Brooklyn (on which she was credited as "Katie Sagal").
1978 24 Years Old 1 More Event
She was a member of Bette Midler's backup group The Harlettes in 1978, and again from 1982–83.
1981 27 Years Old …  Sagal's mother, Sara Zwilling, was a writer and producer who died of heart disease; her father, Boris Sagal, was a Ukrainian-born director who died in 1981 in an accident on the set of the television movie World War III. … Read More


1985 31 Years Old She performed backing vocals on the self-titled Gene Simmons solo album, the Molly Hatchet album Take No Prisoners and on Olivia Newton-John's 1985 single "Soul Kiss." … Read More
1990 36 Years Old Sagal also provided the vocals for "Loose Cannons", the theme song for the movie featuring Gene Hackman and Dan Aykroyd in 1990. … Read More
1991 37 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1991, while working on Married... with Children, Sagal learned that she was pregnant. … Read More


1994 40 Years Old 1 More Event
Sagal and White eventually had two children — a daughter, Sarah Grace, in 1994 and a son, Jackson James, in 1996. … Read More
2000 46 Years Old Sagal and White divorced in 2000.
2002 48 Years Old She was cast as the wife of John Ritter in the sitcom 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter in 2002. … Read More


2004 50 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2004, she married her current husband, Kurt Sutter.
2005 51 Years Old In 2005, she made four appearances on Lost as Helen Norwood.
2007 53 Years Old In 2007, she had a role in the season finale of The Winner as Glen Abbot's former, and Josh's current, teacher, with whom Glen has his first sexual experience. … Read More
2008 54 Years Old 1 More Event
From 2008-14, she has portrayed Gemma Teller Morrow across the entire run of Sons of Anarchy, for which she won a Golden Globe in 2011.
2009 55 Years Old 1 More Event
In January 2009, Sagal reunited with her TV son David Faustino (Bud Bundy from Married... with Children) for an episode of Faustino's show Star-ving.
She reprised her role as Leela in these films, and in the sixth season that began airing June 24, 2010. … Read More
2013 59 Years Old In 2013, Sagal had a cameo on Glee as Nancy Abrams, Artie Abrams' mother. … Read More


2014 60 Years Old On September 9, 2014, Sagal received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on which most of the Married with Children cast - including Ed O'Neill, Christina Applegate and David Faustino - were present to celebrate the actor's recognition.
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