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Ricki Lake


Ricki Lake was born in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York, surprisingly as a blond. She has one sister, who is one year younger than she, named Jennifer. Her father, Barry, is a pharmacist, and her mother, Jill, is a homemaker. The two currently reside in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ricki attended Hastings Elementary as a child, went on to Farragut Middle, and ... See full bio »

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Ricki Lake
Ricki Lake Producer
(1992-2004)
A Dirty Shame
A Dirty Shame Herself
(2004)
Serial Mom
Serial Mom Misty
(1994)
Cry-Baby
Cry-Baby Pepper Walker
(1990)

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 2016 Hairspray Live! (TV Movie)
Pinkette
 2016 Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (TV Series)
Dream Ghost #1
- Josh Has No Idea Where I Am! (2016) ... Dream Ghost #1
 2009 Charm School with Ricki Lake (TV Series)
Headmistress
- Season Finale (2009) ... Headmistress
- Clip Show (2009) ... Headmistress
- The Big (Not So) Easy (2009) ... Headmistress
- Ride Em Cowgirl (2009) ... Headmistress
- Of Two Evils, Choose the Less (2009) ... Headmistress
 2009 Loving Leah (TV Movie)
Rabbi Gerry
 2007 Matters of Life & Dating (TV Movie)
Linda Dackman
 2007 The Middle (TV Movie)
Frankie Heck
 2006 King of the Hill (TV Series)
Lila
- Hank's Bully (2006) ... Lila (voice)
 2004 Higglytown Heroes (TV Series)
Carpenter Hero
 1999 Jackie's Back! (TV Movie)
Ricki Lake
 1998 The Wonderful World of Disney (TV Series)
Mary Minor 'Harry' Haristeen
- Murder She Purred: A Mrs. Murphy Mystery (1998) ... Mary Minor 'Harry' Haristeen
 1995 The Critic (TV Series)
Ricki Lake
- Lady Hawke (1995) ... Ricki Lake (voice)
 1993 Based on an Untrue Story (TV Movie)
Velour
 1991 Riders in the Sky (TV Series)
Broadway Baby
- Horsenapped (1991) ... Broadway Baby
 1991 The Chase (TV Movie)
Tammie
 1991 The Idiot Box (TV Series)
Daughter
- Episode #1.4 ... Daughter
- Episode #1.3 ... Daughter
 1989-1990 China Beach (TV Series)
Holly Pelegrino
- Strange Brew (1990) ... Holly Pelegrino (uncredited)
- Phoenix (1990) ... Holly Pelegrino
- Skylark (1990) ... Holly Pelegrino
- A Rumor of Peace (1990) ... Holly Pelegrino
- Holly's Choice (1990) ... Holly Pelegrino
 1990 Gravedale High (TV Series)
Cleofatra
- The Grave Intruder (1990) ... Cleofatra (voice)
- The Dress Up Mess Up (1990) ... Cleofatra (voice)
- Save Our School (1990) ... Cleofatra (voice)
- Night of the Living Dad (1990) ... Cleofatra (voice)
- Monster on Trial (1990) ... Cleofatra (voice)
 1989 Starting Now (TV Short)
Ricki Ross
 1989 Babycakes (TV Movie)
Grace
 1988 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Carmen
- A Family Again (1988) ... Carmen
 1987 Kate & Allie (TV Series)
Teri
- Send Me No Flowers (1987) ... Teri
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Other Works:

Music video for The Muppets' "She Drives Me Crazy"

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Interviews | 2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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I want (my children) to be in touch with the real world and to be able to see themselves as just two of the billions of people on this planet. There's a lot of charity work that we do as a family. This year they went to Malawi to build a house for a family that needed a home. Volunteer work is incredible for kids who are growing up rather privileged and need to really get a sense of the world, ... See more »

Trivia:

Gave birth to her 1st child at age 28, a son Milo Sebastian Sussman on March 22, 1997. Child's father is her now ex-1st husband, Rob Sussman. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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