Rhea Jo Perlman born March 31, is an American actress and author, best known for her role as head-waitress Carla Tortelli on the sitcom Cheers from to Rhea Perlman was born in Coney Island , Brooklyn , the daughter of Philip Perlman — , a Polish immigrant who was a manager at a doll parts factory and Adele — , a bookkeeper. His character became known by his real name, Phil, and he managed to get a few lines over the years as he appeared in more than 30 episodes. He created a second career as a character actor, appearing in several films and television shows, including Throw Momma from the Train , Hoffa , and Frasier. Perlman began her acting career with a small role as an attendant in the off-off-Broadway play Dracula Sabbat , which ran from September to June One of her first notable parts was a recurring role on the television show Taxi as Zena, the sweet girlfriend of Louie De Palma played by DeVito. Following that, she had a role in a small play portraying a much tougher character. The series struggled with ratings in its first season, but by the time it ended in , it was one of the most popular and successful shows of all time, winning 20 Emmy awards out of 95 nominations. She was also nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress six times, more than anyone else in that category.
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Audrina Cathleen Patridge born May 9, is an American television personality , television presenter , actress , and model. In , she rose to prominence after being cast in the reality television series The Hills , which chronicled the personal and professional lives of Patridge and friends Lauren Conrad , Heidi Montag , and Whitney Port. During its production, she was cast in positions with Quixote Studios and Epic Records. Later that year, Patridge competed on the eleventh season of the American version of Dancing with the Stars , and finished in seventh place. In , she was commissioned her own television series, Audrina , which documented the lives of her and her immediate family. She was additionally featured as a supporting character in Honey 2 and Scary Movie 5 , though her scenes were ultimately removed from the latter film.