Rhea Perlman

Born Mar 31, 1948

Rhea Jo Perlman is an American actress, best known for her role as Carla Tortelli on the sitcom Cheers, for which she won four Emmy Awards.

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1948 Birth Born on March 31, 1948.


1972 24 Years Old She began her acting career in 1972 when she played a bit role in the film Hot Dogs for Gauguin. … Read More


1982 34 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1982 she landed a role as Carla Tortelli on the hit sitcom Cheers.
1984 36 Years Old She won the Emmy four times, in 1984, 1985, 1986 and 1989. … Read More
1986 38 Years Old In 1986, Perlman starred in an episode of Steven Spielberg's Amazing Stories titled "The Wedding Ring," which also starred DeVito as her character's husband. … Read More


1992 44 Years Old In 1992, she starred in the made-for-TV-movie, To Grandmother's House We Go versus Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen, playing the wife of Jerry Van Dyke's character; the couple kidnapped the Olsen Twins' characters, hoping to cash in on ransom before Christmas. … Read More
1994 46 Years Old In 1994, Perlman voiced 9-Eye in The Timekeeper, a Circle-Vision show at the Magic Kingdom in Tomorrowland.
1996 48 Years Old She later starred in the 1996 sitcom Pearl as the title character and was featured on the 2001 TV drama Kate Brasher. … Read More


2000 52 Years Old 1 More Event
Perlman also appeared in a 2000 television film How to Marry a Billionaire: A Christmas Tale, in which she impersonated Jacqueline Kennedy.
2007 59 Years Old In 2007, Perlman appeared as Bertha in the West End of London in the comedy Boeing Boeing.


2008 60 Years Old In 2008, she starred in the Hallmark Channel original movie, The Christmas Choir, and appeared in Beethoven's Big Break in 2008 as Patricia Benji.
2009 61 Years Old In 2009 she appeared as Tanya's mother on the series Hung for Home Box Office Networks.
2011 63 Years Old In 2011, Perlman had a guest appearance as Mittens in one episode of Wilfred.
2012 64 Years Old Perlman and DeVito separated in October 2012. … Read More
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