In many years to come, the city of Elk Grove Village, Illinois will not only be remembered to be home to Alexian Brothers Medical Center (ABMC) hospital (the largest employer of labor in the community, accommodating over 2,200 workers) or other well-known corporations such as Apple Vacations, the American Academy of Pediatrics, Illinois Tool Works (ITW), ADP, and CitiGroup just to mention a few, It would also be remembered as being home to one of the funniest supporting actress Hollywood has ever seen, Stephanie Faracy.
She is popular for supporting roles in movies like Heaven Can Wait, Blind Date, Flightplan, The Great Outdoors and more. On television, the actress is not left out either. With her witty yet hilarious nature, she has won the hearts of many and is a fan favorite. Follow us as we tell you more about the talented actress.
Stephanie Faracy – Biography
Born on the 1st day in the month of January 1952, in the city that never sleeps (Brooklyn, New York), Stephanie Faracy is the only known child of her parents. She spent her formative years in Elk Grove Village where she learned the ways of life. Stephanie is not one who speaks about her immediate family. As a result of this, there is a stretch of unknown facts about them.
With regards to the details of her educational pursuit, Stephanie Faracy schooled at one of the prestigious high schools in Illinois before spending a couple of years at Illinois Wesleyan University where she studied acting. She subsequently bagged a drama degree from Yale School of Drama.
Career, Movies, and Television Shows.
Stephanie Faracy dived into professional acting during her time in NewYork stage, she has starred in more than two dozen movies and has taken numerous names during the course of her acting career. The actress has also conquered the world of TV shows and have played roles in so many seasonal movies with her latest being Sneak Pete where she played Dotti.
Faracy made her acting debut in the 1976 ABC sitcom episode Laverne and Shirley in which she played as Debra Lee. In the following year, she had roles in the movies: When You Comin’ Back, Red Ryder?, and Babbette. The two television sitcoms were both aired on Fox TV. Her next role in the sitcom, The Last Resort was short-played as the sitcom was cUt off. Then, she played alongside Bill Bixby in the CBS drama series, Goodnight, Beantown.
All through the ’80s, Stephanie Faracy appeared in television series like Trapper John, M.D. , Stephanie, Insight, Private Benjamin, The Thorn Birds,, Carpool, Fantasy Island, Hotel, Mama Malone, Goldie Bears, The Love Boat , Space, Classified Love, American Geisha, Magnum, P.I, Murder, She Wrote, Hotel, Windmills of the Gods, and Bridesmaid.
During the ’90s and early 2000, Stephanie appeared in over 33 television series through which she was popular in shows like Silk Stalkings, Devious Maids, How To Get Away With Murder and Grey’s Anatomy. Today, her recurring role as Dotti in the series, Sneaky Pete has placed her as one of the favorite actresses on the show.
In movies, after appearing in When You Comin’ Back, Red Ryder?, she appeared in the mind-blowing 1979 movie, Scavenger Hunt before playing the role as Susie Davis in The Blind Date. Then in 1978, the hilarious actress landed a supporting role in the comedy movie, Heaven can wait which also became the platform she used in garnering fame. It is important to note that Stephanie Faracy has appeared in more television sitcoms than in movies. Her other works include The Great Outdoors, Hocus Pocus, Family Portrait, Surviving Christmas, Flightplan, Get Him to Greek, Bad Teacher, Stuck and Mike, and Dave Need Wedding Dates.
For all these, the actress has amassed massive wealth from her age-long acting career. However, her net worth has been kept a secret, but it is apparent that so many of the movies she has starred in have gone to appear on billboards and have made millions in the Box office. Thus, the A-list actress has made huge profits from her acting skills.
Family Life – Husband
Stephanie Faracy has kept her relationships private, something rare with Hollywood stars. However, it is public knowledge that she has never been married. More so, she had never been caught on camera flirting with any man something that is suggestive of the fact that she is enjoying every moment as a single lady and she has never given birth.