Ricki Lake

Highest Rated:
97% Hairspray (1988)
Lowest Rated:
7% Mrs. Winterbourne (1996)
Birthday:
Sep 21
Birthplace:
Hastings-on-Hudson, New York
Bio:
Trained at various professional schools for youngsters, actress Ricki Lake completed her education at Ithaca College. While her excessive weight precluded ingenue roles on stage and screen, Lake enjoyed some success as a cabaret singer and off-Broadway performer; she was also a gifted musician,…

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Community Photos (4)

Filmography


MOVIES   

Rating Title Credit Box Office Year
96% I Am Divine
  • Actor
$60.0k 2013
Loving Leah
  • Gerry
-- 2009
81% The Business of Being Born
  • Producer
  • Actor
-- 2008
36% Park
  • Actor
-- 2006
53% A Dirty Shame
  • Herself
$1.3M 2004
52% Cecil B. Demented
  • Libby
-- 2000
Intimate Portrait - Ricki Lake
  • Actor
-- 2000
Paul McCartney & Friends: The PETA Concert for Party Animals
  • Actor
-- 2000
Jackie's Back
  • Actor
-- 1999
Murder She Purred: A Mrs. Murphy Mystery
  • Actor
-- 1998
7% Mrs. Winterbourne
  • Connie/Patricia Winterbourne
-- 1996
46% Cabin Boy
  • Figurehead
-- 1994
60% Serial Mom
  • Misty Sutphin
-- 1994
Based on an Untrue Story
  • Velour
-- 1993
Skinner
  • Kerry
-- 1993
71% Inside Monkey Zetterland
  • Bella
-- 1993
33% Buffy the Vampire Slayer
  • Charlotte (uncredited)
-- 1992
80% Where the Day Takes You
  • Brenda
-- 1992
The Chase
  • Tammie
-- 1991
76% Cry-Baby
  • Pepper
-- 1990
The Chase
  • Actor
-- 1990
18% Cookie
  • Pia
-- 1989
Baby Cakes
  • Grace
-- 1989
78% Last Exit to Brooklyn
  • Donna
-- 1989
97% Hairspray
  • Tracy Turnblad
-- 1988
84% Working Girl
  • Bridesmaid
-- 1988
Starlight
  • Actor
-- 1988

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Quotes from Ricki Lake's Characters

    1. Tracy Turnblad: I'm a bad, bad girl who needs to be punished.
    From Hairspray. Submitted by Sylvester K (2 years ago)
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