Janis Ian

  1. Rhea Perlman, Cheers, TV, 1982-1993.   The singer-songwriter refusedwait for it… Carla Maria Victoria Angelina Teresa Apollonia Lozupone Tortelli LeBec! Acting would take, she reckoned, seven years out of her musical life. She could have done the series as the very album she was working on when Carla came up flopped so badly that Ian never toured or recorded again for… seven years.   Like Ted Danson and George Wendt, Perlman (Mrs Danny De Vito), as the cynical waitress, lasted the full 273 episodes.

 Birth year: Death year: Other name: Usual occupation: SingerCasting Calls:  1