Date of Birth : Nov 28th 1952
Potts is probably best known for playing the role of Janine Melnitz in the Ghostbusters films and for the television sitcom Designing Women, but has had a wide variety of prominent roles in both television and film. Other notable roles include Mary Elizabeth (O’Brien) Sims on the Lifetime Television show Any Day Now, the voice of Little Bo Peep in the Toy Story films, a supporting role in the John Hughes drama Pretty in Pink, and a guest-starring role on the CBS drama Joan of Arcadia.
She has done work on audio books, including as the narrator and heroine of Larry McMurtry’s “Telegraph Days.” She starred in the film version of McMurtry’s Texasville, a sequel to The Last Picture Show.
The Karenskys: Created by Linwood Boomer & directed by Pamela Fryman. Multi-camera comedy about a daughter’s return to the fold of her large, eccentric, ethnic family after her husband takes a job in her hometown. Starring Annie Potts, Desi Lydic, Jack Thompson, Mather Zickel, Sasha Alexander, Tinsley Grimes, & Todd Stashwick. Production BermanBraun & Universal Media Studios.