Jane Therese Curtin (born September 6, 1947) is an American actress and comedienne. She is sometimes referred to as 'Queen of the Deadpan'. First coming to prominence as an original cast member on the hit TV comedy series Saturday Night Live in 1975, she went on to win back-to-back Emmy Awards for Best Lead Actress in a Comedy Series on the 1980s sitcom Kate & Allie portraying the role of Allison 'Allie' Lowell. Curtin later starred in the hit series 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996 - 2001), playing the role of Dr. Mary Albright.
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