Robertson at the Twin Peaks fan festival, 1996
November 27, 1954 |
Hollywood, California, U.S.
|Spouse(s)||John Christian Walker (2003–2004) (divorced)|
Originally a ballerina, she found success as an actress. Her high pitched voice has also served her well in animated cartoons, having featured on animated shows as Batman: The Animated Series, The Critic, The Tick and The Simpsons. From 1993 to 1995, Robertson voiced Penny on 2 Stupid Dogs' Secret Squirrel segments.
In 2011, she started playing Penny Wise on the long-running radio series Adventures in Odyssey.
Robertson was born in Hollywood, California, to a special education teacher mother and a pharmacist and aerobatic pilot father. She was married to John Christian Walker from January 18, 2003 to September 27, 2004.
Selected film and television credits
- The Last American Virgin (1982) - Rose
- Bad Manners (aka: Growing Pains) (1984)
- Married... with Children (episode "He Ain't Much, But He's Mine") (1989) - Molly
- Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989) - Gloria
- Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead (1991) - Cathy
- Twin Peaks (1990–1991, 2017) - Lucy Moran
- The Simpsons (episode "Bart's Friend Falls in Love") (1992) - Samantha Stanky
- Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me (1992) – as Lucy Moran in deleted scene
- Batman: The Animated Series episode "Mad as a Hatter" (1992) - Alice
- The Little Mermaid (TV series) (1992–1994) - Alana
- 2 Stupid Dogs - Agent Penny
- ER (episode "Full Moon, Saturday Night") (1995) - Arlena
- Ellen (episodes "When the Vow Breaks: Part 1 and 2") (1996) - Brandy
- Pepper Ann (1997) - Gwen Mezzrow
- Speed 2: Cruise Control (1997) - Liza (Cruise Control)
- Belle's Magical World (1998) - Fifi the featherduster
- Batman Beyond episode "Disappearing Inque" (1999) - Margo
- Stuart Little (1999) - Cameo
- Becker (episode "Afterglow") (2003) - Doris
- Drake & Josh (episode "Two Idiots and a Baby") (2004) - Mrs. Galloway
- American Dad! (2006) - Additional voices
- Marry Me (episode "Pilot") (2014) - Hostess
- Psych (season 8) (2014) - Cameo as police dispatcher