Matt Roth (actor)

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Matt Roth
Born Matthew P. Roth
(1964-09-15) 15 September 1964 (age 50)[citation needed]
Spouse(s) Laurie Metcalf (1993–2014)

Matthew Roth (born September 15, 1964[citation needed]) is an American actor. He had a recurring role on Roseanne as Jackie's abusive boyfriend, Fisher, from 1992–1993.

He joined the cast of Desperate Housewives in fall 2006 as new neighbor Art Shephard.

Personal life[edit]

Roth fell in love with his Roseanne costar, Laurie Metcalf, and by November 1993, they had a son named Will. Their daughter Mae was born in 2005 via surrogate. They eventually married, and have also worked together on occasion, as in the 1994 feature film thriller Blink, the 1998 drama Chicago Cab, and even Desperate Housewives.[1] In September 2011, Roth filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences.[2]



  1. ^ Laurie Metcalf, Yahoo! Movies, accessed June 29, 2011.
  2. ^ [1]

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