Katey Sagal - Updated Jul 2024

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Katey Sagal

Katey Sagal is a star-studded and award-winning actress. Katey Sagal is also a singer, author, voice-over, and charity enthusiast.

Early Life and Education

On January 19, 1954, Catherine Louise aka Katey Sagal was born in Los Angeles, California. As of now, she is 68 years old. She was born to her mother Sara Zwilling and her father Boris Sagal.

Her mother was a well-known vocalist and could sing English, Scottish, and German songs. Also, she was the 1st woman director ever in Hollywood.

Her mother died on September 1, 1975, in Los Angeles, California. Likewise, her father is a director and directed films like The Omega Man.

She has siblings named Liz and Jean Sagal, Joey Sagal, Gregg Champion, and David Sagal. Additionally, she attended the Institute of Arts in California.

Personal Life

From 1993 to 2000, Katey Sagal was married to Jack White. They lost their daughter in its 17th month, while together in 1991.

Later, they had 2 more children named Sarah Grace and Jackson James. Moving on, she was married to Freddy from 1977 to 1981. In 2004, she married Kurt Sutter.

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Caption: Katey Sagal with her children. Source: Getty Image

Katey Sagal – Body Measurements

Katey Sagal stands 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs about 66 kg. And, her body size is 37-25-36 inches respectively.

Also, she wears a dress size of 7 US and a shoe size of 8 US. Additionally, the actress has dark brown eyes and brown hair color.

Career and Professional Life

Katey Sagal started her career as a singer and sang with the band called The Group With No Name. Later, she performed as a backing vocalist for Bob Dylan and Tanya Tucke, in 1973.

She backed vocalist artists like Olivia Newton-John. Finally, she came up with her first solo album ‘Well…’ followed by ‘Room’ in June 2004.

Soon, she played a newspaper journalist in a Chicago newspaper office in the serial, ‘Mary’, from 1985 to 1986.

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Caption: Katey with her co-star in between shoots. Source: Getty Image

She banged into the role of Peggy Bundy in the sitcom ‘Married… with Children. Additionally, the series ran for ten years (1987 – 1997).

Moving on, Peg Bundy became a household name during this period. As she started getting initial success, she started getting offers for television shows.

Thus, she acted in many more television films and also guest-starred. She made a guest appearance in the children’s animated movie, ‘Recess’, where she lent her voice as Spinelli’s mother.

For ‘Captain Leela provided her voice in the science fiction comedy ‘Futurama’. In 3 episodes of That ‘70 Show, she made a guest appearance.

Moving on, in the year 2000, she also starred in the sitcom ‘Tucker’ on NBC. In 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter, she played the role of the wife of John Ritter.

Moreover, Ritter died after 3 episodes of the second season and the show had to be canceled.

More about career

She appeared in the serials ‘Lost’, ‘The Winner’, and ‘Eli Stone’, from 2005 to 2008. She got her breakthrough from roles in the film House Broken’ and the TV show ‘Sons of Anarchy.

Similarly, she played the role of Gemma Teller Morrow in the environment of the California bike gangs. She received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, in September 2014.

Moreover, she joined the cast of the popular sitcom ‘The Big Bang Theory as the mother of Penny, in 2016.

She was seen in the CBS sitcom Superior Donuts, from 2017 to 2018. Moving on, she was seen in a recurring role in the ABC television series ‘The Conners, in 2018 and 2019.

In the ABC television series Rebel, she played the lead role of Annie Bello, in 2021. She also appeared in Made to Order where she plays Louise, ‘Smart House’, ‘Recess: School’s Out, and ‘Futurama.

Moreover, she does a voiceover, ‘For Pitch Perfect 2’ and ‘There’s Always Woodstock’. And, is seen in the television series Failing of Raymond, The Dream Makers’ and ‘No Higher Love.

She was also part of the sitcoms Married…. with Children’, ‘The Geena Davis Show’ and ‘Ghost Whispers’. The estimated net worth of Katey Sagal is $40 million.

Katey Sagal – Social Media

She is active on her Instagram account named @KateySagal, with 565k followers. And, her Facebook account, Katey has 1.5 million followers.

Moreover, she has a Twitter account named @KateySagal, joined in June 2011. Additionally, as of now, she has gained 531.7k followers.