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Kirstie Alley

Kirstie Louise Alley (born January 12, 1951) is an American actress known for her role in the TV show Cheers, in which she played Rebecca Howe from 1987–1993, winning an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award as the Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series in 1991. She is also known for her role in the thriller Shoot to Kill and the Look Who's Talking film series as Mollie Ubriacco. More recently, Alley has appeared in reality shows revolving around her life. Kirstie Alley was born in Wichita, Kansas, the daughter of Lillian Mickie (née Heaton), a homemaker, and Robert Deal Alley, who owned a lumber company. Alley is of Irish descent. She has two siblings, Colette and Craig. Alley attended Wichita Southeast High School, graduating in 1969. She attended college at Kansas State University in 1969. In 1981, a car accident caused by a drunk driver killed her mother and left her father seriously injured. Her father eventually recovered. Kirstie came to Los Angeles to work as an interior designer and appeared as a contestant on the popular game show Match Game, where she won multiple games. She also appeared on the game show Password Plus in 1980. Alley made her movie debut in 1982 in

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Kirstie: Look Who's Fingering

Kirstie:
Look Who's Fingering

How many calories can you burn by flipping the bird?Positively radiant Scientolobeauty Kirstie Alley, 57, got her daily cardio fix while out lunching in Hollywood on Sunday. READ MORE >

Look Who's Eating ... Again

Look Who's Eating
... Again

While having a nice Scientolosnack in Studio City yesterday, Kirstie Alley proved that she can munch on whatever she wants and still look precious.She'll have jaws of steel in no time. READ MORE >

- 2328 days ago
Kirstie Alley's Diabolical Diet

Kirstie Alley's
Diabolical Diet

"Fat Actress" star Kirstie Alley clearly hasn't seen Jenny lately, but there could be a Machiavellian reason.After losing over 75 Scientolopounds on Jenny Craig, Kirstie said she was planning to… READ MORE >

- 2332 days ago
Kirstie Just Doesn't Give a Damn Anymore

Kirstie
Just Doesn't Give a Damn Anymore

Doesn't the Church of Scientology have a dress code?Former Jenny Craig spokeswoman Kirstie Alley was spotted coming out of a salon in L.A. looking a hot neglected mess.Somebody needs to tell… READ MORE >

- 2427 days ago
But What Does This Mean in Scientolonese?

But What Does This Mean
In Scientolonese?

With Suppressive Persons surrounding her as she made her way to a restaurant in L.A. on Thursday, professional bird-flipper Kirstie Alley reacted the only way she knows how -- by eating a… READ MORE >

- 2448 days ago
Kirstie Alley: Black is Slimming!

Kirstie Alley:
Black is Slimming!

Jenny Craig must be ecstatic about the dramatic weight loss of her poster girl, Kirstie Alley. She got paid to lose weight! Paid!!The former "Fat Actress" was seen in this little big black dress… READ MORE >

- 2596 days ago
Kirstie Alley Gets Her Fro Yo On!

Kirstie Alley
Gets Her Fro Yo On!

Kirstie Alley was caught shoveling down frozen yogurt last week at the Hyde of Los Angeles dessert shops -- Pinkberry.A "Fat Actress" can't live by Jenny Craig alone! READ MORE >

- 2715 days ago
Not TrimSpa, Baby

Not TrimSpa,
Baby

With Anna Nicole in formerly heavy spokesmodel heaven, and Kirstie Alley's weight loss seemingly at a halt, there's an open position for a celeb weight loss spokesperson. Who's in line for the… READ MORE >

- 2725 days ago
Kirstie Alley: I'll Have a Juror Sandwich

Kirstie Alley
I'll Have a Juror Sandwich

TMZ was at Los Angeles County Courthouse when we spotted Jenny Craig spokesdieter Kirstie Alley, doing her civic duty ... jury duty, that is.Alley waited impatiently on a hallway bench, sandwiched… READ MORE >

- 2737 days ago
Kirstie Clears the Fence

Kirstie
Clears the Fence

Former "Fat Actress" Kirstie Alley put ranch construction to the test while shooting her new series, "Minister of the Divine." Both Kirstie and the fence survived this leap of faith. This hurdle… READ MORE >

- 2744 days ago

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