Jane Kaczmarek

Biography: Jane Kaczmarek grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Her mother was a teacher and her father a Defense Department employee. She is the oldest child in her family. Jane was studying theatre at the University of Wisconsin. There, her friend Tony Shalhoub encouraged her to be a star. She enrolled at Yale with Shalhoub and performed in the Yale Repertory Company. She had some theatrical and film successes. Her roommate at Yale, Kate Burton, made a blind date between Jane and Bradley Whitford. They liked each other and after 2 years of dating, the two married. Now, Jane Kaczmarek is well known for her role as "Lois" in Malcolm in the Middle. She was nominated for several awards.

Jane Kaczmarek's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 46
Highest Metascore: 71 Pleasantville
Lowest Metascore: 28 CHIPS
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 3
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 3
  3. Negative: 2 out of 3
3 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
28 CHIPS Mar 24, 2017 Cast / Captain Jane Lindel / Jane Lindel 4.2
71 Pleasantville Oct 23, 1998 David's Mom 8.8
38 Uncommon Valor Dec 16, 1983 Mrs. Wilkes 5.8