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Marcia Cross

Marcia Anne Cross (born March 25, 1962) is an American actress. She is known for her roles as disturbed Dr. Kimberly Shaw on Melrose Place (1992-1997), and neurotic perfectionist Bree Van de Kamp on the satirical series Desperate Housewives (2004-2012), for which she has earned multiple accolades, including a Satellite Award, as well as nominations at the Emmys and the Golden Globes, amongst others. Cross was born in Marlborough, Massachusetts. She is one of three daughters of Janet, a teacher, and Mark Cross, a personnel manager. Cross was raised Catholic, and attended Marlborough High School, from where she graduated in 1980. Upon graduating high school, Cross received a half-scholarship to Juilliard, and graduated in 1984 with a B.F.A. in Acting. Cross returned to school in 1997 to earn a master's degree in psychology, which she received from Antioch University Los Angeles in 2003. Cross began her television career in 1984 on the soap opera The Edge of Night, playing the recurring role of Liz Correll. Afterwards, she relocated from New York to Los Angeles, and soon landed roles in television movies such as The Last Days of Frank and Jesse James, co-starring with Johnny Cash and

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Marcia: Definitely a Real Redhead

Marcia: Definitely a Real Redhead

If you were wondering if that fierce head of red hair on Marcia Cross was the real thing, now there's proof. Phoenix-based agent David Hans Schmidt claims that he has nude photos of "Desperate… READ MORE >

And TWINS!!!

And TWINS!!!

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Make Room For A New Baby on Wisteria Lane!

Make Room For A New Baby on Wisteria Lane!

It's official. TMZ has confirmed that newlyweds Marcia Cross and husband Tom Mahoney are expecting a child.The couple, who married in late June, will welcome their first child in April 2007. We're… READ MORE >

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Celeb/Fan Encounters

Celeb/Fan Encounters

Celebrities get approached daily by some of their biggest fans, but some leave a deeper impression on the star then others.TMZ was interested to know what funny, bizarre, or meaningful moments… READ MORE >

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Star Catcher on Both Coasts

Star Catcher
On Both Coasts

Marcia Cross stopped to spend time with fans outside of 'The Late Show with David Letterman,' and 'EXTRA' was there. Across midtown Manhattan, TMZ caught Bruce Willis (not stopping to talk to… READ MORE >

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