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Brett Butler was born on January 30, 1958 in Montgomery, Alabama, USA as Brett Anderson. She is an actress and producer, known for Grace Under Fire (1993), Anger Management (2012) and Mrs. Harris (2005). She was previously married to Ken Zieger and Charles Michael Wilson. See full bio »

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Grace Under Fire
Grace Under Fire Grace Kelly
Anger Management
Mrs. Harris
Mrs. Harris Tarnower Ex #1
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 2017 Friday's Child (post-production)
Ms. LaField
 2016 The Comedian (completed)
Brett Butler
 2017 Freedom Town (TV Series) (announced)
Star Jubliant
- The All Seeing Eye (2017) ... Star Jubliant
- Getting Rich Quick (2017) ... Star Jubliant
 2016 How to Get Away with Murder (TV Series)
- It's About Frank (2016) ... Trishelle
 2015 The Leftovers (TV Series)
- No Room at the Inn (2015) ... Sandy
 2012 The Young and the Restless (TV Series)
Beth Hortense
- Episode #1.9989 (2012) ... Beth Hortense
- Episode #1.9980 (2012) ... Beth Hortense
- Episode #1.9979 (2012) ... Beth Hortense
- Episode #1.9978 (2012) ... Beth Hortense
- Episode #1.9977 (2012) ... Beth Hortense
 2012 Archer (TV Series)
- Space Race: Part II (2012) ... Trish (voice)
 2006 Moochers (TV Movie)
 2005 Vampire Bats (TV Movie)
Shelly Beaudraux
 2005 Mrs. Harris (TV Movie)
Tarnower Ex #1
 2000 Militia
 2000 Bruno
Sister Della Rosa
 1997 Ellen (TV Series)
Grace Kelly
 1995 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
Brett Butler
- I Was a Teenage Lesbian (1995) ... Brett Butler
 1995 Women of the House (TV Series)
Brett Butler
- Women in Film (1995) ... Brett Butler
 1993 The Child Ain't Right (TV Movie)
 1989 Short Attention Span Theater (TV Series)
Guest Host (1990)
 1988 Dolly (TV Series)
- Episode #1.15 (1988) ... Rhonda
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Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Writer (4 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (44 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (6 credits)

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1 Interview | 5 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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[Jan. 2013] I lost my husband, my job, the respect of people I admire greatly, everything. But I still didn't sober up for another six months. The closeness that I came to dying was really remarkable. See more »


In 2007, Brett moved to a farm she had bought back in her native Georgia where she lost most of the 100 pounds she had gained. Then she lost the farm, was broke, and was also briefly homeless. See more »


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