Amanda Bearse

Amanda Bearse

American actress
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Amanda Bearse (born August 9, 1958) is an American actress, director and comedian best known for her role as neighbor Marcy Rhoades D'Arcy on the Fox sitcom Married... with Children, a sitcom that aired in the United States from 1987 to 1997, and for her performance in the 1985 horror film Fright Night opposite William Ragsdale.

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Amanda Bearse was born on Saturday, 9 August 1958 in Winter Park, Florida, USA. She is best known as an actress. Bearse's country of citizenship (nationality) is American. Amanda attended high school at Young Harris College, Young Harris ,Towns County, Georgia (US-GA). For university, she studied at American Film Institute, Los Angeles.. She is 5' 4" (163 cm) tall with an average build. She has green eyes and light brown hair (color). Her net worth is reported to be $16,000,000 US dollars. Amanda Bearse is 65 years old and her zodiac star sign is Leo.

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Married With Children
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9 August 1958
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Winter Park, Florida, USA
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5' 4" (163 cm)
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Net worth
$16,000,000 USD
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High school
  • Young Harris College, Young Harris ,Towns County, Georgia (US-GA)
  • Rollins College
  • Birmingham Southern College
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  • American Film Institute, Los Angeles.
  • University of Southern California, Los Angeles.
  • Georgia State University
  • Neighborhood Playhouse School Of The Theatre
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Billy Miller Management
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Partner: Carrie Schenken (Married) 1 child
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Amanda Bearse and Carrie Schenken
The most important political step that any gay man or lesbian can take is to come out of the closet. It's been proven that it is easier to hate us and to fear us if you can't see us.
  • Openly lesbian since 1993, she lives in Atlanta with her adopted daughter Zoe. Her announcement in Advocate Magazine made big headlines as she became the first primetime actress to "come out.".
  • Moved to New York where she studied acting with Sanford Meisner. She also studied directing at the American Film Institute and USC in Los Angeles.
  • Although she has primarily played straight characters on screen, she did play Marcy`s lesbian cousin Mandy in a 1997 episode of "Married With Children" entitled "Lez Be Friends.".
  • Her announcement in Advocate Magazine made big headlines as she became the first primetime actress to "come out.".
  • Attended Young Harris College, a private, Methodist-affiliated liberal arts junior college located in northeast Georgia.

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