Jan Hooks (1957–2014)

Actress | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Saturday Night Live (1986-2014) | Batman Returns (1992) | Designing Women (1991-1993)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination More »
AKA 
The Sweeney Sisters
BORN 
Apr 23, 1957 (died Oct 9, 2014)
HEIGHT 
5' 6" (1.68m)

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Past Film & Video (9 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Jiminy Glick in LalawoodJiminy Glick in Lalawood Dixie Glick  Less 2004 $26K / —
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live ChristmasSaturday Night Live Christmas (Video) Herself / Jessica Hahn / Mary Bailey (archive footage), Performer ("Hark! the Herald Angels Sing", "The Almost Perfect Christmas", "The Daughter's Song", "Why Am I Here (The 'Pretty' Song)", "Carol of Intimacy") (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Simon BirchSimon Birch Miss Leavey  Less 1998 $30MM $18MM / —
  • Primary photo for A Dangerous WomanA Dangerous Woman Makeup Girl  Less 1993 $1.5MM / —
  • Primary photo for ConeheadsConeheads Gladys Johnson, Driving Student  Less 1993 $21MM / —
  • Primary photo for Batman ReturnsBatman Returns Jen  Less 1992 $80MM $163MM / $283MM
  • Primary photo for FunlandFunland Shelly Willingham  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for WildcatsWildcats Stephanie Needham  Less 1986 $26MM / —
  • Primary photo for Pee-wee's Big AdventurePee-wee's Big Adventure Tina  Less 1985 $6MM $41MM / —
Past Television (25 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for The SimpsonsThe Simpsons (TV Series) Manjula Nahasapeemapetilon ( 6 episodes, 1997–2002 ) , In Memory Of ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 1997–2014 7
    • Super Franchise Me (Oct 12, 2014) In Memory Of  Less
    • Large Marge (Nov 24, 2002) Manjula Nahasapeemapetilon (voice)  Less
    • Bye Bye Nerdy (Mar 11, 2001) Manjula Nahasapeemapetilon (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Hillary Clinton / Various / Jean Marsh / Mary Jo Buttafuoco / Barbara Mandrell / Diana Ross / Mrs. Novack / Nancy Reagan / Rose Kennedy / Lesbian Mother / Guest / Mrs. Hudson / Chia Head Client's Wife / Drew Barrymore / Sinead O'Connor / Eleonor Clift / Kay Corleone / Roxanne / Sally Jessy Raphael / Kid / Judy Rifkin / Maude Kaufman / Kathie Lee Gifford / Donna / Suspectful Wife / Visitor / Shelley Long / Friend / Megan / Nadine Hurley / Log Lady / Crystal McLanahan / Ivana Trump / Juliette Delanois / Dee Kelly / Tammy Faye Bakker / Cheri Carter / Nancy Simmons / Colleen Walsh / Mistress / Syndi / Jessica Hahn / Kitty Dukakis / Constance Gregory / Client / Diane Sawyer / Mrs. Johnson / Pat Stevens / Woman / Date / Desiree Fortune / Betty Ford / Angie / Candy Sweeney / Cashier / Sally Kellerman / Spelling Bee moderator / Marge Keister / Mother / Corazon Aquino / Reporter / Princess Di ( 100 episodes, 1986–1994 ) , Woman (segment "Love Is a Dream") ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Soundtrack ( 1 episode, 1992 ) , Sinead O'Connor / Herself - Special Guest ( 1 episode, 1992 ) , In Memory Of ( 1 episode, 2014 ) , Performer ("Bei Mir Bistu Shein", "Hava Nagila", "Sunrise, Sunset", "Matchmaker", "To Life", "It was a very good year", "The Trolley Song", "If I Were a Rich Man", "My Way") ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986–2014 102
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  • Primary photo for The Cleveland ShowThe Cleveland Show (TV Series) Mrs. Kellogg ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for 30 Rock30 Rock (TV Series) Verna Maroney ( 2 episodes, 2010 ) , Performer ("Don't Go to Bed With a Frown") ( 1 episode, 2010 ) , Performer ("Do That to Me One More Time") ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 2
    • The Moms (May 6, 2010) Verna Maroney, Performer ("Don't Go to Bed With a Frown") (uncredited)  Less
    • Verna (Feb 4, 2010) Verna Maroney, Performer ("Do That to Me One More Time") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for SNL Presents: A Very Gilly ChristmasSNL Presents: A Very Gilly Christmas (TV Movie) Mary (archive footage) (uncredited), Performer ("Hark! The Herald Angels Sing") (uncredited)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Game OverGame Over (TV Series) Nadine ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Primetime GlickPrimetime Glick (TV Series) Dixie Glick ( 4 episodes, 2001–2002 )  Less 2001–2002 4
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  • Primary photo for FuturamaFuturama (TV Series) Anglelyne ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for ProvidenceProvidence (TV Series) Doreen Dunfey ( 1 episode, 2001 )  Less 2001 1
    • The Gun (Jan 12, 2001) Doreen Dunfey  Less
  • Primary photo for 3rd Rock from the Sun3rd Rock from the Sun (TV Series) Vicki ( 16 episodes, 1996–2000 )  Less 1996–2000 16
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  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live: The Best of Dana CarveySaturday Night Live: The Best of Dana Carvey (TV Special) Herself / Sinead O'Connor / Various Characters, Performer ("Hark! The Herald Angels Sing") (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Hiller and DillerHiller and Diller (TV Series) Kate ( 2 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 2
  • Primary photo for The Dana Carvey ShowThe Dana Carvey Show (TV Series) Kathie Lee Gifford ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for The Martin Short ShowThe Martin Short Show (TV Series) Meg Harper Short ( 3 episodes, 1994 )  Less 1994 3
  • Primary photo for Designing WomenDesigning Women (TV Series) Carlene Frazier Dobber ( 45 episodes, 1991–1993 )  Less 1991–1993 45
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  • Primary photo for Frosty ReturnsFrosty Returns (TV Short) Lil (voice)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for 1990 Johnnie Walker National Comedy Search1990 Johnnie Walker National Comedy Search (TV Movie) Special Thanks (inspiration)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Dear JohnDear John (TV Series) Suzanne ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Superman 50th AnniversarySuperman 50th Anniversary (TV Movie) Marcia Connelly  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The 40th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 40th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Candy Sweeney (as The Sweeney Sisters), Performer ("Medley")  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Comedy BreakComedy Break (TV Series) Actress  Less 1985–1986
  • Primary photo for Not Necessarily the NewsNot Necessarily the News (TV Series) Actress ( 24 episodes, 1983–1984 )  Less 1983–1984 24
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  • Primary photo for The 1/2 Hour Comedy HourThe 1/2 Hour Comedy Hour (TV Series) Various ( 1 episode, 1983 )  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Prime TimesPrime Times (TV Movie) Various  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Bill Tush ShowThe Bill Tush Show (TV Series) Various Characters  Less 1980– 
Self (12 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Women of SNLThe Women of SNL (TV Movie) Herself / Candy Sweeney / Greta Garbo / Brenda / Various  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for The Martin Short ShowThe Martin Short Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live 25Saturday Night Live 25 (TV Special) Herself  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Show Formerly Known as the Martin Short ShowThe Show Formerly Known as the Martin Short Show (TV Movie) Herself / Various  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Late Show with David LettermanLate Show with David Letterman (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Late Night with David LettermanLate Night with David Letterman (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Guest ( 5 episodes, 1987–1993 )  Less 1987–1993
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  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Herself - Special Guest / Sinead O'Connor / Herself / Mrs. Braithwaite / Customer / Miss Connie ( 2 episodes, 1986–1992 )  Less 1986–1992
  • Primary photo for The Dennis Miller ShowThe Dennis Miller Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The 43rd Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 43rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night Live: 15th AnniversarySaturday Night Live: 15th Anniversary (TV Special) Herself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for The Joe Piscopo SpecialThe Joe Piscopo Special (TV Special) Self  Less 1984
Archive Footage (30 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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