Teri Hatcher

Actress + Presenter + Writer
Born Dec 8, 1964

Teri Lynn Hatcher is an American actress, writer, and presenter. She is known for her television roles as Susan Mayer on the ABC comedy-drama series Desperate Housewives, and Lois Lane on the ABC comedy-drama series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. For her work on Desperate Housewives, she won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress and three Screen Actors Guild Awards, as well as a Primetime Emmy nomination.… Read More

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1964 Birth Born in 1964.


1985 - 1987 3 More Events
1988 24 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1988, she made a guest appearance in Star Trek: The Next Generation as Lt. Robinson.
1989 - 1991 2 More Events
1992 28 Years Old In 1992, Hatcher tried out for the role of Jamie Buchman on Mad About You and made it to the final two choices, but lost the part to Helen Hunt.
1993 29 Years Old 1 More Event
Hatcher landed a starring role of Daily Planet reporter Lois Lane (opposite Dean Cain) in Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman from 1993 to 1997. … Read More


1994 30 Years Old On May 27, 1994, she married actor Jon Tenney; they had a daughter, Emerson Rose, on November 10, 1997, and divorced in March 2003. … Read More
1996 32 Years Old Hatcher hosted NBC's Saturday Night Live in 1996.
2002 38 Years Old …  In 2002, she assisted Santa Clara County prosecutors with their indictment of Stone for a more recent molestation that led his female victim to commit suicide at the age of 14. … Read More


She beat out four other actresses for one of the lead roles on ABC's Desperate Housewives, on which she starred as Susan Mayer, a role for which she won the Best Actress in a Musical or Comedy Golden Globe Award in January 2005.
In March 2006, Hatcher revealed to Vanity Fair that she was sexually abused from the age of five by Richard Hayes Stone, an uncle by marriage who was later divorced by Hatcher's aunt.
2008 44 Years Old On April 9, 2008, Hatcher appeared on Idol Gives Back, singing Carrie Underwood's "Before He Cheats".
2009 45 Years Old She also appeared in the 2009 hit film Coraline. … Read More
In 2010, Hatcher made a return to the Superman franchise, with a special guest role in the final season of Smallville as Ella Lane, the mother of Erica Durance's Lois Lane. … Read More
2011 47 Years Old On December 10, 2011, Men's Health listed Hatcher as number 38 in their "Hottest Women of All Time" list.
2012 48 Years Old However, after the show concluded in 2012, media sources revealed an apparent rift with her co-stars. … Read More
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