Felicity Huffman

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Felicity Huffman
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Felicity Kendall Huffman

(1962-12-09) December 9, 1962 (age 56)
Known forActing roles:
Sabrina "Bree" Osbourne in Transamerica
Lynette Scavo in Desperate Housewives
Dana Whitaker in Sports Night
Spouse(s)William H. Macy (1997-)
ChildrenSofia Grace Macy (b.2000)
Georgia Grace Macy (b.2002)
AwardsGolden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Drama
2006 Transamerica
Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress - Comedy Series
2005 Desperate Housewives
Screen Actors Guild Award for Best Ensemble - Comedy Series
2004, 2005 Desperate Housewives
Best Actress - Comedy Series
2005 Desperate Housewives

Felicity Huffman (born December 9, 1962) is an Academy Award-nominated and Emmy Award-winning American movie and television actress. She is well known for her role as Lynette Scavo, a busy mother on the ABC television show Desperate Housewives. A year later, her role as a transwoman in the independent film Transamerica was praised by many critics and earned her a Golden Globe Award.

On March 12, 2019, Huffman was arrested in connection with an alleged nationwide college entrance exam cheating scandal, charged with conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud, and released on $250,000 bail.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Lartey, Jamiles (March 13, 2019). "Felicity Huffman among dozens charged over admissions fraud at top US schools". Theguardian.com. Retrieved March 13, 2019.