Veteran comedic actress Lu Leonard as Miss DeGroot in MWC episode titled "He Thought He Could".
|General Actor Information|
|Born:||June 5, 1926|
|Birthplace:||Long Beach, New York, U.S.|
|Died:||May 14, 2004(aged 77)|
|Deathplace:||Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Also known for:||Numerous guest appearances on TV sitcoms and films, most notably Three Stooges shorts in 1940s-1950s|
|Character on MWC:||Miss DeGroot in "He Thought He Could"|
Lu Leonard (June 5, 1926 – May 14, 2004) appeared as Miss DeGroot in "He Thought He Could" in Season 3 of Married with Children. She made over 45 film and television appearances between 1956 an 1995. Due to her rotund figure, Leonard was often cast as a love interest who often intimidated her husband or boyfriend.
Leonard's first major appearance was as the wife of Three Stooges member Larry Fine in the film Husbands Beware.
Throughout the 1970s and 1980s, Leonard made television appearances on such shows as Laverne & Shirley, Mork & Mindy and Married... with Children. Her most memorable was in a recurring role as William Conrad's wise-cracking secretary in Jake and the Fatman. She had small but eye-catching roles in Starman and Micki + Maude. Also during this time she became a regional celebrity in the Los Angeles Theatre circuit for her outrageous portrayal as a lesbian head matron in the play "Women Behind Bars". 
She also provided voices in the Hanna-Barbera version of the animated TV series Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventures.
Leonard, who was the daughter of late 1930s-1950s character actor Hal Price, died on May 14, 2004.
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