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Teri Hatcher

Teri Lynn Hatcher (born December 8, 1964) is an American actress, writer, and presenter. She is known for her television roles as Susan Mayer on the ABC comedy-drama series Desperate Housewives, and Lois Lane on the ABC comedy-drama series Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. For her work on Desperate Housewives, she won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress and three Screen Actors Guild Awards, as well as a Primetime Emmy nomination. Hatcher was born in Palo Alto, California, the daughter of Esther (née Beshur), a computer programmer who worked for Lockheed Martin, and Owen Walker Hatcher, Jr., a nuclear physicist and electrical engineer. Her father is of Welsh descent (Hatcher has said that he also has Choctaw ancestry) and her mother is of half Syrian and half German-Irish ancestry. Teri Hatcher took ballet lessons at the San Juan School of Dance in Los Altos. Her big debut was as the lead flying monkey in a production of The Wizard Of Oz. Hatcher grew up in Sunnyvale, California. and attended Mango Junior High (now Sunnyvale Middle School), Fremont High School in Sunnyvale and De Anza College in Cupertino. As an undergraduate she studied mathematics and engineering.

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'Desperate Housewives' Square Off Against Nicollette Sheridan

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Marc Cherry is not Nicollette Sheridan's only adversary in her trial -- her former co-stars are poised to destroy her case, because they're all set to testify for the defense.TMZ has obtained the… READ MORE >

Teri Hatcher's Never-Ending Divorce

Teri Hatcher's Never-Ending Divorce

Teri Hatcher and Jon Tenney are legally divorced, but the conflict goes on ... because they showed up to court today to hash out a plan on who gets to spend time with their daughter over the… READ MORE >

- 1342 days ago
Teri Hatcher's Friend -- Desperately Seeking Justice

Teri Hatcher's Friend -- Desperately Seeking Justice

Teri Hatcher is more deceitful than a housewife on Wisteria Lane -- this according to a new lawsuit filed by a former good friend.Jennifer Glassman claims Hatcher convinced her to quit her PR job… READ MORE >

- 1433 days ago
Video of Conan Going Down Hard

Video of Conan Going Down Hard

The Conan O'Brien slip and fall video is out, and it's all Teri Hatcher's fault!Last night -- his first night back since Friday's accident -- Conan played a clip from the taping -- which shows him… READ MORE >

- 1748 days ago
Teri Hatcher -- They're Still Real, Still Spectacular

Teri Hatcher -- They're Still Real, Still Spectacular

Teri Hatcher showed off her God-given talents on the beach in Miami this week.The 44-year-old turned the shore into her own personal catwalk. Walk! See Also Teri Hatcher: Don't Cry for Me… READ MORE >

- 1871 days ago
Teri Hatcher: Don't Cry for Me Argentina

Teri Hatcher: Don't Cry for Me Argentina

Here's "Desperate Housewives" star Teri Hatcher (left) at an awards gala in Santa Monica last week -- and the President of Argentina Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner (right) in Buenos Aires on… READ MORE >

- 1957 days ago
Teri Takes It on the Run

Teri Takes It on the Run

Nothin' cures the early December lip-plumpin' lawsuit blues like a little afternoon jog in L.A. Yup, that's super-skinny Teri Hatcher channeling old-school Nicole Richie as she somehow manages to… READ MORE >

- 2409 days ago
Wrap Your Fat Lips Around This Lawsuit!

Wrap Your Fat Lips Around This Lawsuit!

Teri Hatcher is being sued by skin care company Hydroderm, because she allegedly broke a contract by plumping her lips with a different product. TMZ obtained this lawsuit filed against the… READ MORE >

- 2413 days ago
Hatcher Summer School: Paparazzi 101

Hatcher Summer School: Paparazzi 101

Teri Hatcher gave daughter Emerson an important lesson any concerned mom would give their child -- how to deal with paparazzi!insertBCSinglePlayer(1127682536);TMZ cameras were at L.A.'s Grove… READ MORE >

- 2539 days ago
Read My Lips: I Didn't Touch Teri's Ass

Read My Lips: I Didn't Touch Teri's Ass

Former President George H.W. Bush did a little spin control over the weekend, denying that he ever gave Teri Hatcher a little love tap on the rump and calling the infamous footage "a fraud." TMZ… READ MORE >

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