Michele Lee

Michele Lee

Michele Lee  American Actress


Who is is she dating right now?

Fred A. Rappoport and Michele Lee are married.


Michele Lee was previously married to James Farentino (1966 - 1983).


Michele Lee is a 74 year old American Actress. Born Michelle Lee Dusick on 24th June, 1942 in Los Angeles, California and educated at Alexander Hamilton High School, Los Angeles, CA (1960), she is famous for Knots Landing Karen Fairgate MacKenzie (1979-93) in a career that spans 1960–present. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

Michele Lee has been in 5 on-screen matchups, including James Farentino in When No One Would Listen (1992), David Groh in The Love Boat (1977), Don Murray in Knots Landing (1979), Fernando Lamas in The Love Boat (1977) and Kevin Dobson in Knots Landing (1979).

Michele Lee is a member of the following lists: Las Vegas entertainers, Women television directors and American female dancers.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 31 years, 10 months 26 years, 8 months 20 years, 5 months
Total2 31 years, 10 months 26 years, 8 months 20 years, 5 months


First Name Michele
Last Name Lee
Maiden Name Dusick
Full Name at Birth Michelle Lee Dusick
Age 74 years
Birthday 24th June, 1942
Birthplace Los Angeles, California
Height 5' 8½" (174 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Black
Distinctive Feature Seductive husky voice
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Alexander Hamilton High School, Los Angeles, CA (1960)
Occupation Text Actress, singer, dancer, producer, director, game show panelist
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Knots Landing Karen Fairgate MacKenzie (1979-93)
Year(s) Active 1960–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) LocoLobo Events, Worldwide Corporate Events
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/395/000102089/, www.micheleleeonline.com/
Father Jack Dusick
Mother Sylvia Helen Silverstein

Michele Lee (born June 24, 1942) is an American actress, singer, dancer, producer, director and frequent game show panelist of the 1970s. She is known for her role as Karen Cooper Fairgate MacKenzie on the 1980s prime-time soap opera Knots Landing (1979–93), for which she was nominated for a 1982 Emmy Award and won the Soap Opera Digest Award for Best Actress in 1988, 1991 and 1992. She was the only performer to appear in all 344 episodes of the show.

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Partner Comparison

Michele Lee74 CancerActress
Fred A. Rappoport-Film/TV Producer
James Farentino73 PiscesActor


DavidMale6th July, 196947 years old


How to Live with Your Parents (For the Rest of Your Life)2013CarolineTV Show
See Dad Run2012Grandma MaggieTV Show
Fumbling Thru the Pieces2012EleanorMovie
Along Came Polly2004Vivian FefferMovie
Married to the Kellys2003Maggie WagnerTV Show
Miss Match2003SandyTV Show
A Murder on Shadow Mountain1999Barbara TraynorTV Movie
Family Guy1999Estelle LewisTV Show
Scandalous Me: The Jacqueline Susann Story1998Jacqueline SusannTV Movie
Will & Grace1998LucilleTV Show
Knots Landing: Back to the Cul-de-Sac1997Karen MacKenzieTV Show
Color Me Perfect1996Dina BlakeTV Movie
Big Dreams & Broken Hearts: The Dottie West Story1995Dottie WestTV Movie
Something Wilder1994JoannaTV Show
Broadway Bound1992BlancheTV Movie
When No One Would Listen1992Jessica CochranTV Movie
My Son Johnny1991Mary AnneTV Movie
The Fatal Image1990Barbara BrennanTV Movie
Single Women Married Men1989Susan ParmelTV Movie
A Letter to Three Wives1985Rita PhippsTV Movie
Perry Como's Christmas in New York1983PerformerMovie
Nutcracker Fantasy1979Narrator (voice)Movie
Knots Landing1979Karen MacKenzieTV Show
Bud and Lou1978Anne CostelloTV Movie
Having Babies1978LucyTV Show
Fantasy Island1977Nancy Weston, Carol DeAngeloTV Show
The Love Boat1977Miss Roz RogersTV Show
Dark Victory1976Dolores MarshTV Movie
Lights, Camera, Monty!1975TV Movie
Only with Married Men1974Jill GarrettTV Movie
The Michele Lee Show1974Michele BurtonTV Movie
Of Thee I Sing1972Diana DevereauxTV Movie
The Singles1972TV Movie
Alias Smith and Jones1971Georgette SinclairTV Show
The Comic1969Mary GibsonMovie
Love, American Style1969Dory (segment "Love and the Hand Maiden"), Vendra (segment "Love and the Spaced Out Chick"), April (segment "Love and the Contact Lens")TV Show
Marcus Welby, M.D.1969Katie, Rowena DancyTV Show
Night Gallery1969Joanna Lowell (segment "Since Aunt Ada Came to Stay")TV Show
Roberta1969StephanieTV Movie
The Love Bug1968CaroleMovie
That's Life1968TV Show
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying1967Rosemary PilkingtonMovie
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis1959Lila WatkinsTV Show
The Red Skelton Hour1951Peaches LaverneTV Show
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