A broad comic actress known for her outrageous impressions of Oprah Winfrey and Whitney Houston on the sketch comedy series Mad TV
, the prolific Wilson has also tackled a plethora of supporting roles on the big and small screens. Mad TV
's longest-running original cast member when she finally left after eight seasons in 2003, the dreadlocked funny woman continued to pop up as kooky characters in a variety of projects. But she was particularly hilarious as a commentator on various E! specials, which helped her land a gig as cohost of TV Guide Channel's sassy entertainment series TV Watercooler
in 2006.Debra Wilson Fast Facts:
- Left Syracuse University after three years.
- Has done several Sierra Mist commercials with Nicole Sullivan and Michael Ian Black.
- Is a mentor in Create Now!, a program that uses arts to help troubled kids.
- Debra Wilson Relationships:
- Cliff Skelton - Husband (separated)
- Lysette Wilson - Sister
- Nikki Wilson - Sister
- Attended Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY