Amy Yasbeck Biography
Amy Yasbeck is an actress from Blue Ash, Ohio, U.S. and she is best known for her role as Casey Chappel Davenport on the sitcom Wings from 1994 to 1997, and for having played the mermaid Madison in the television film Splash, Too in 1988 (the role originated by Daryl Hannah in the film Splash).
Amy Yasbeck Career
She entered into acting career when she appeared in Rockhopper, an unsold CBS television pilot from 1985. Yasbeck has had guest-starring roles in many television shows, including Dallas, Spies, Werewolf, J.J. Starbuck, Magnum, P.I., China Beach, and Murphy Brown.
She played Olivia Reed for four months between 1986 and 1987 on the long-running daytime soap opera Days of Our Lives. She also played the starring role of the mermaid Madison in the Disney television movie Splash, Too in 1988 (the role of Madison was originated by Daryl Hannah in the 1984 movie Splash).
Playing a mermaid in Splash, Too was a fulfillment of a childhood dream for Yasbeck, as she loved mermaids when she was 5 years old after watching a Disney movie that featured mermaids. She has also her starring roles in the sitcoms Wings, Alright Already, and Life on a Stick and in movies such as House II: The Second Story, Pretty Woman, Problem Child, Problem Child 2, and The Mask.
She has twice worked with Mel Brooks, in 1993’s Robin Hood: Men in Tights and 1995’s Dracula: Dead and Loving It. She has also appeared once on the hit DCOS That’s So Raven as the mother of one of the main characters, Chelsea. The episode originally aired on September 22, 2006.
Amy Yasbeck Age
She was born on September 12, 1962 in Blue Ash, Ohio, U.S.
Amy Yasbeck Family
She was born in Blue Ash, Ohio to John Yasbeck and Dorothy Yasbeck. Her mother Dorothy Louise Mary a homemaker and her father John Anthony Yasbeck was a butcher and grocery store owner. Her father was of Lebanese descent, while her mother was of Irish ancestry.
Amy Yasbeck Children
She has one daughter and son namely Stella Ritter and Stella Ritter is her only daughter and Noah Ritter.
Amy Yasbeck Husband
She is married to actor and comedian John Ritter and she was departed from her husband who died of Aortic dissection on 11 September 2003, Burbank, California, United States.
Amy Yasbeck Net Worth
She is an American actress who has an estimated net worth of $12 million dollars.
Amy Yasbeck Height
She stands at a height of 1.7 meters.
Amy Yasbeck The Mask
He is a cast member in the American TV Show The Mask. The Mask is a 1994 American superhero comedy film directed by Charles Russell, produced by Bob Engelman, and written by Mike Werb, loosely based on the Mask comics published by Dark Horse Comics.
The first installment in the Mask franchise, it stars Jim Carrey, Peter Riegert, Peter Greene, Amy Yasbeck, Richard Jeni, and Cameron Diaz in her film debut. Carrey plays Stanley Ipkiss, a hapless bank clerk who finds a magical mask that transforms him into a mischievous gangster with superpowers.
The film was released on July 29, 1994, by New Line Cinema, becoming a critical and commercial success. The film grossed over $351 million on a $23 million budget, which made it the second most profitable film based on a comic up to that point, behind Superman (1978).
Amy Yasbeck Wrongful death lawsuit
After her husband died, Yasbeck filed a $67 million wrongful death lawsuit against Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center and several doctors who treated him, alleging they misdiagnosed his condition and that contributed to his death.
Several of the defendants settled out of court for a total of $14 million, including Providence St. Joseph, which settled for $9.4 million. On March 14, 2008, a jury split 9–3 in favor of the doctors, clearing the physicians of any wrongdoing.
Amy Yasbeck Problem Child
He is a cast member in the American TV Show. Problem Child is a 1990 American black comedy by Dennis Dugan in his directional debut and produced by Robert Simonds. It stars John Ritter, Michael Oliver, Amy Yasbeck, Gilbert Gottfried, Jack Warden, and Michael Richards. It was released on July 27, 1990.
Amy Yasbeck Robin Hood
Robin Hood is a 1993 American musical adventure comedy film and a parody of the Robin Hood story. The film was produced and directed by Mel Brooks, co-written by Brooks, Evan Chandler, and J. David Shapiro based on a story by Chandler and Shapiro, and stars Cary Elwes, Richard Lewis, and Dave Chappelle in his film debut.
It includes frequent comedic references to previous Robin Hood films (particularly Prince of Thieves, upon which the plot is loosely structured, Disney’s Robin Hood, and the 1938 Errol Flynn adaptation, The Adventures of Robin Hood).
Amy Yasbeck Pretty Woman
Amy Yasbeck Movies
- Problem Child
- Problem Child 2
- Robin Hood: Men in Tights
- The Mask
- Dracula: Dead and Loving It
- Splash, Too
- Pretty Woman
- Denial 1998
- The Nutt House
- House II: The Second Story
- Dead Husbands
- Sweet Dreams 1996
- Little Women, Big Cars
- The Odd Couple II
- Home for the Holidays 1995
- Dillinger 1991
- Royal Reunion
- Trenchcoat in Paradise
- Amy yasbeck zweimal rom und zurück
- Bloodhounds 2 Film
Amy Yasbeck TV Shows
- Modern Family
- Pretty Little Liars
- Life on a Stick
- That’s So Raven
- House Blend 2002
- Alright Already
- Wings (1990 TV series)
- Generations (American TV series)
- The Cosby Show
- Days of Our Lives
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