Katey Sagal is an American actress, singer and writer best known for her roles in the television series Futurama, 8 Simple Rules, Married with Children, Boston Legal and Sons of Anarchy, for which she won the 2011 Golden Globe award for Best Actress in a Television Drama.
In 2006 Sagal appeared in the independent film I'm Reed Fish and the tele-film 3 Wise Guys, and appeared as Helen on the television phenomenon Lost and as Nancy Gilroy on The Shield.
In addition Katey devoted a significant portion of her time and retraced her steps to her first love: singing and songwriting. With the support of record label Valley Entertainment, she released her album, Room, in early June 2004.
Room is the first record for Sagal since her 1994 debut, Well.
Sagal gained attention for her role as the outrageous Peg Bundy in the long-running sitcom Married with Children, for which she earned three Golden Globe and two American Comedy Award nominations.
She also starred in the series 8 Simple Rules…, and as the voice of Leela, a beautiful one-eyed alien, in the animated series Futurama.
In her first job on television, Katey joined Mary Tyler Moore in the television series Mary and has starred in the television movies Smart House and Mr. Headmistress (both for Wonderful World of Disney), as well as Chance of a Lifetime, Trail of Tears and She Says She's Innocent.
She has also starred in the feature films Love Stinks, Mail Order, The Good Mother, and the 2000 Sundance Film Festival favourite Dropping Out.
In addition to her acting, Katey is a critically acclaimed singer and songwriter who began performing at the age of five.
She was a 'Harlette' with Bette Midler for three years as well as a background singer for Bob Dylan, Olivia Newton-John, Etta James and Tanya Tucker.