Chelsea Brown

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Chelsea Brown
Born Lois Brown
December 6, 1947 (1947-12-06) (age 69)
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Occupation actress, comedian
Spouse(s) Vic Rooney

Chelsea Brown (born Lois Brown, December 6, 1947) is an African-American actress and comedian who appeared as a regular performer in comedy series Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In.

After Laugh-In, she appeared in a segment of a first season episode of Love, American Style entitled "Love and the Militant", with fellow Laugh-In alumni Stu Gilliam. Other guest roles include appearances in Marcus Welby, M.D., Ironside, Matt Lincoln and, in the UK, The Two Ronnies.[1] She also appeared in the films Sweet Charity, and The Thing with Two Heads. She emigrated to Australia in the 1970s and became a familiar figure on Australian television, with appearances on "Graham Kennedy's Blankety Blanks", ongoing roles in soap operas Number 96 (in 1977), and E Street (in 1990–1991) and various advertisements. She had a guest role in the Australian-filmed revival of Mission: Impossible (1988). Film roles in Australia include Welcome to Woop Woop, The Return of Captain Invincible. She was married to fellow E Street actor, the late Vic Rooney.


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