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Known as a versatile character actress, Smart has worked stage and screen but found the bulk of her success on television. After college graduation, she performed in regional theater before heading to Broadway and eventually landing the role of Marlene Die… (more)
Birth Place: Seattle, WA
Birthday: September 13, 1951, Virgo
Jean Smart reprises her Emmy-winning role as a high-school prom queen, now a cynical divorcée, whose comely friend (Patricia Clarkson) strikes Frasier's fancy. Neil: J. Paul Boehmer. Kirby: Brian Klugman, Jack's nephew. Martin: John Mahoney. Frasier: Kels (more…)
In desperation, Frasier cuts a deal with the teen he's tutoring: he'll get the dimwit a hot date for his prom if the lad buckles down. Lana: Jean Smart. Claire: Patricia Clarkson. Kirby: Brian Klugman. Maitre d': Christian Aubert. Roz: Peri Gilpin.
Niles reacts jealously to Daphne's reunion with a fetching dog lover (Tom Verica); Frasier appeals to the kindlier nature of caustic Lana (Jean Smart), who's trying to close a house sale. Joanne: Mary-Joan Negro. Phillip: Patrick Breen. Smolenski: William (more…)