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  • Delta Burke

    Born on July 30, 1956 in Orlando, Florida

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Designing Women (1986)

Delta Burke as "Suzanne Sugarbaker"

Series creator Linda Bloodworth-Thomason uses the fictional Atlanta design firm of Sugarbaker and Associates as a witty bully pulpit for caustic social and political humor. The founder of the company is Julia Sugarbaker, a sharp-tongued but elegant and surprisingly compassionate woman. Her younger sister, Suzanne, is a former beauty queen who is long on charm but a bit slow on the uptake. Their associates are Mary Jo Shively, a recent divorcee, and officer manager Charlene Frazier, whose sweetness is matched only by her naivete. Their deliverman is Anthony Bouvier, a well-spoken ex-convict, and cheerfully dotty senior citizen Bernice Clifton often drops by for a visit as well.

Emmy (Primetime) (1991) Nominated Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

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A Film About Baptist Sissies?

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Jennifer DeFilippo on Jan 18th 2007, 9:05AM

Jan 18th 2007, 9:05AM

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