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Sherri Shepherd

Sherri Evonne Shepherd (born April 22, 1967) is an American comedienne, actress, and television personality. She is one of five co-hosts on the ABC daytime talkshow, The View, as well as being the current host of the Newlywed Game and having a recurring role as Angie Jordan on the NBC series 30 Rock. As an actress, she has starred in the sitcom Less than Perfect and her own sitcom Sherri on Lifetime. Shepherd was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Lawrence A. Shepherd (b. 1943) and LaVerne Shepherd (1941–1991), as the eldest of three sisters. When she was 11, her family moved to Hoffman Estates, a Chicago northwest suburb. She attended Winston Churchill Elementary School and Eisenhower Junior High School of Community Consolidated School District 54 and Hoffman Estates High School of District 211. Shepherd worked a day job as a legal secretary while doing stand-up comedy at night. Her first TV role was on the show, Cleghorne!, starring former Saturday Night Live cast member Ellen Cleghorne. Three years later, Shepherd pursued acting and stand-up comedy full-time, working again as a legal secretary for a day job. She had guest and recurring roles on Everybody Loves Raymond and Living

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Sherri Shepherd -- Wins Custody Battle with Husband #1

Sherri Shepherd
Wins Custody Battle Versus Husband #1

Sherri Shepherd will maintain primary physical custody of her 9-year-old son, despite her ex-husband's claims she's a horrible parent to the child.Sherri emerged victorious over Jeffrey Tarpley… READ MORE >

Sherri Shepherd -- Anyone Who Knows Me Knows ... I'm Not a Hypocrite

Sherri Shepherd
Anyone Who Knows Me Knows ... I'm Not a Hypocrite

Sherri Shepherd is scoffing at Lamar Sally calling her a hypocrite in their custody war ...  telling us anyone who knows her, knows Lamar is full of BS. Shepherd was judged today but not… READ MORE >

- 11 days ago
Sherri Shepherd Baby -- I'll FORCE You to be a Mother ... You Mutha!

Sherri Shepherd's Hubby
I'll FORCE You to Be a Mother You Mutha!

Sherri Shepherd will be sued if she doesn't embrace the child she's having this month via surrogate ... so promises her very angry and determined estranged husband.We've learned Lamar Sally is… READ MORE >

- 12 days ago
Rosie O'Donnell -- In 'Active Negotiations' to Rejoin 'The View'

Rosie O'Donnell
In 'Active Negotiations' To Rejoin 'The View'

Rosie O'Donnell is currently in "active negotiations" with "The View" to come back to the program ... sources in connection with Rosie and the production tell TMZ.We're told Rosie's people are… READ MORE >

- 25 days ago
Sherri Shepherd & Jenny McCarthy On Leaving 'The View' -- Sherri Cries (VIDEO)

Sherri and Jenny on 'The View'
Tears for One A Touch of Bitterness for the Other

Sherri Shepherd and Jenny McCarthy returned to "The View" for the first time since the show announced they were leaving ... and while Sherri got emotional ... Jenny tried to laugh it off. As… READ MORE >

- 25 days ago
Sherri Shepherd -- Dumps House After She Dumps Husband

Sherri Shepherd
Dumps House After She Dumps Hubby

And they didn't live happily ever after ...Sherri Shepherd put her dream house on the market a few weeks after she filed for divorce and a few weeks before she got the ax from "The View."Sherri… READ MORE >

- 25 days ago
Sheryl Underwood -- Sherri Shepherd KNEW She Was Getting Canned

Sheryl Underwood
Sherri Shepherd KNEW ... She Was About to Get Canned

All comedians know when they're bombing, and when they're gonna get the hook ... and that's exactly how Sherri Shepherd felt at "The View" -- at least that's what her pal Sheryl Underwood TRIED to… READ MORE >

- 27 days ago
Sherri Shepherd -- It's Not My Kid and I'm Not Paying Child Support

Sherri Shepherd
It's Not My Kid I'm Not Paying Child Support

Sherri Shepherd does not want anything to do with her unborn surrogate baby ... because she believes her estranged husband defrauded her into having the kid in the first place so he could get… READ MORE >

- 28 days ago
Firing Massacre at 'The View'

'The View'
Firing Massacre

"The View" is cleaning house.  Network sources tell us the cast has been fired... except for Whoopi Goldberg.  Our sources say there was a meeting at ABC late Thursday afternoon and… READ MORE >

- 36 days ago
Sherri Shepherd & Lamar Sally -- Shut Up About Your Surrogate ... Judge's Orders

Sherri Shepherd & Lamar Sally
Shut Up About Your Surrogate ... Judge's Orders

Sherri Shepherd can keep talking for a living about anything she wants ... except the identity and location of the woman who is carrying her baby ... so a judge ordered today.Shepherd was a… READ MORE >

- 49 days ago

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