Christine Ebersole



  • Birth Place: Winnetka, IL
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 02/21/1953, Pisces
  • Profession: Actor; singer
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Christine Ebersole Fast Facts:
  • Made her Broadway debut in Angel Street in 1976; subsequently appeared in Oklahoma, Camelot and Getting Away with Murder
  • Launched her TV career in the mid-'70s with a role on the long-running ABC soap Ryan's Hope.
  • Was a Saturday Night Live cast member during the 1981-82 season, co-anchoring the "Weekend Update" segment.
  • Made her big-screen debut in 1982 with a bit part in Tootsie, and went on to star in Mac and Me (1988) and Folks! (1992).
  • Moved to Hollywood in 1985, after starring in the poorly received Broadway musical Harrigan N' Heart, which closed after just three performances.
  • Landed series-regular roles on several sitcoms, including CBS' The Cavanaughs and Ink.
  • Returned to the cabaret stage in 1997, and released her first album, Live at the Cinegrill, the following year.
  • Began a string of critically acclaimed stage roles in 2001 with 42nd Street, and continued her winning streak with Dinner at Eight (2003) and Grey Gardens (2007).
  • Christine Ebersole Relationships:
  • Elijah - Son
  • Mae Mae - Daughter
  • Aron - Son
  • Bill Moloney - Husband
  • Marian Ebersole - Mother
  • Bob Ebersole - Father
  • Peter Bergman - Ex-husband
  • Janel Moloney - Niece
  • Christine Ebersole Awards:
  • 2001 Tony: Actress (Musical) - Winner
  • 2007 Tony: Actress (Musical) - Winner
  • 2003 Tony: Actress (Featured Role--Play) - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended MacMurray College, Jacksonville, IL; American Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York, NY (1975)

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