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Teri Hatcher Biography

Birth Name:
Teri Lynn Hatcher
Birth Place:
Sunnyvale, California, United States
Profession
Actor

Fast Facts

  • Father is a nuclear physicist and mother is a computer programmer
  • Was the captain of the cheerleading/dance team in high school
  • Was a member of the Gold Rush, the cheerleading squad for the San Francisco 49ers, in 1984
  • Appeared in a series of popular RadioShack commercials with the NFL's Howie Long beginning in 1999
  • Won a SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series in 2004 (Desperate Housewives), and shared in the SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series with the rest of the cast

Awards

  • 2008Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2007Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2006Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: nominated
  • 2006Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy: nominated
  • 2005Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: winner
  • 2004Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: winner
  • 2004Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Comedy Series: winner

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