Kirstie Alley

Kirstie Alley has emerged as one of the great actresses of her generation, proving time and again that she is capable of great depth and range, as well as possessing comedic timing second to none. Kirsties work in television has earned her seven Golden Globe and eight Emmy nominations, winning one Golden Globe, two Emmys and three Peoples Choice Awards. She co-wrote and starred in Showtimes critically acclaimed comedy Fat Actress, and played the title character, as well as serving as executive producer, on the NBC sitcom Veronicas Closet. In 1994 Kirstie showcased her dramatic range starring in the CBS TV movie Davids Mother, for which she won her second Emmy. In 1987 she joined the cast of the long-running hit NBC sitcom, Cheers, as the neurotic Rebecca Howe. Kirstie received critical accolades and won both an Emmy for Lead Actress in a Comedy Series and Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Comedy Series in 1991. She made her movie debut in 1982 in Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan, in which she played beautiful Vulcan officer Lieutenant Saavik. In 1999 Kirstie starred in the dark comedy film Drop Dead Gorgeous, a cult-classic mockumentary that follows the contestants in a beauty pageant in Minnesota. She starred in Woody Allens Deconstructing Harry, and alongside John Travolta in the hit films Look Whos Talking, Look Whos Talking Too and Look Whos Talking Now. Some of her other film credits include Shoot to Kill, Summer School, For Richer or Poorer and Champions. In 1995 Kirstie was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. She served as the spokesperson for Pier One from 2000 to 2004, and Jenny Craig from 2005 to 2008. In 2010 Kirstie worked with experts in science, nutrition, and medicine to develop Organic Liaison, which includes Rescue Me, the first ever USDA certified organic weight-loss product.
kspr-dancing-with-the-stars-cast-20110301-004

( ABC/ADAM LARKEY )

Kirstie Alley has emerged as one of the great actresses of her generation, proving time and again that she is capable of great depth and range, as well as possessing comedic timing second to none. Kirsties work in television has earned her seven Golden Globe and eight Emmy nominations, winning one Golden Globe, two Emmys and three Peoples Choice Awards. She co-wrote and starred in Showtimes critically acclaimed comedy Fat Actress, and played the title character, as well as serving as executive producer, on the NBC sitcom Veronicas Closet. In 1994 Kirstie showcased her dramatic range starring in the CBS TV movie Davids Mother, for which she won her second Emmy. In 1987 she joined the cast of the long-running hit NBC sitcom, Cheers, as the neurotic Rebecca Howe. Kirstie received critical accolades and won both an Emmy for Lead Actress in a Comedy Series and Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actress in a Comedy Series in 1991. She made her movie debut in 1982 in Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan, in which she played beautiful Vulcan officer Lieutenant Saavik. In 1999 Kirstie starred in the dark comedy film Drop Dead Gorgeous, a cult-classic mockumentary that follows the contestants in a beauty pageant in Minnesota. She starred in Woody Allens Deconstructing Harry, and alongside John Travolta in the hit films Look Whos Talking, Look Whos Talking Too and Look Whos Talking Now. Some of her other film credits include Shoot to Kill, Summer School, For Richer or Poorer and Champions. In 1995 Kirstie was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. She served as the spokesperson for Pier One from 2000 to 2004, and Jenny Craig from 2005 to 2008. In 2010 Kirstie worked with experts in science, nutrition, and medicine to develop Organic Liaison, which includes Rescue Me, the first ever USDA certified organic weight-loss product.

  • Email E-mail
  • add to Twitter Twitter
  • add to Facebook Facebook
  • Home Delivery Home Delivery

PHOTO GALLERIES

TOP VIDEO

CONNECT WITH US


2013 YEAR IN REVIEW
Look for this special section in your
Baltimore Sun newspaper on Dec. 29, 2013.
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Instagram
  • Google Plus
  • RSS Feeds
  • Mobile Alerts and Apps

Contact Us | Newsroom directory | Social Sun