Tracey Ullman

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Trace Ullman
  • Birth Place: Slough, Berkshire, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 12/30/1959, Capricorn
  • Profession: Actor; writer; producer; singer; dancer
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Tracey Ullman Fast Facts:
  • Began doing comedy routines with her sister to cheer their mother up after their father died.
  • At age 16, she toured in a production of Gigi in Berlin for five months.
  • Joined the Second Generation dance troupe when she returned to England.
  • Appeared in several London theater productions, including Grease and The Rocky Horror Show.
  • Had a successful music career in the UK in the early 1980s, releasing two albums: You Broke My Heart in 17 Places and You Caught Me Out.
  • The video of her 1983 hit single "They Don't Know" featured Paul McCartney.
  • Received royalties from The Simpsons, because the cartoon debuted on The Tracey Ullman Show in 1987.
  • An avid knitter, she cowrote the book Knit 2 Together: Patterns and Stories for Serious Knitting Fun (2006).
  • Became a naturalized U.S. citizen in 2006; holds dual citizenship in the U.S. and the UK.
  • Daughter Mabel is involved in politics in the UK.
  • Tracey Ullman Relationships:
  • Dorin Ullman - Mother
  • John Albert Victor McKeown - Son
  • Mabel Ellen McKeown - Daughter
  • Allan McKeown - Husband (deceased)
  • Patty Ullman - Sister
  • Anthony John Ullman - Father
  • Tracey Ullman Awards:
  • 1997 Emmy: Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Music Program - Nominee
  • 1998 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1990 Emmy: Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1998 Emmy: Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1985 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Actress in a Supporting Role - Nominee
  • 1988 Emmy: Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Program - Nominee
  • 1989 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1995 Emmy: Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program - Nominee
  • 1988 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Winner
  • 1990 Emmy: Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program - Winner
  • 1998 Emmy: Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Music Program - Nominee
  • 2005 Emmy: Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program - Nominee
  • 1997 Emmy: Outstanding Writing for a Variety or Music Program - Nominee
  • 1994 Emmy: Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program - Winner
  • 1996 Emmy: Outstanding Performance for a Variety or Music Program - Nominee
  • 1997 Emmy: Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series - Winner
  • 1989 Emmy: Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program - Nominee
  • 1990 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1997 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1999 Emmy: Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1999 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series - Nominee
  • 1993 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 2004 Emmy: Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program - Nominee
  • 1999 Emmy: Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series - Winner
  • 1999 Emmy: Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Music Program - Nominee
  • 2001 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1990 Emmy: Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music Program - Winner
  • 1987 Emmy: Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Program - Nominee
  • 1989 Emmy: Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Program - Winner
  • 1996 Emmy: Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special - Nominee
  • 1996 Emmy: Outstanding Writing for a Variety or Music Program - Nominee
  • 1988 Emmy: Outstanding Writing in a Variety or Music Program - Nominee

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