Actors Designing Women Cast List

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Designing Women cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Designing Women main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Designing Women stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Designing Women focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Designing Women that are on here as well.

Everything from Peri Gilpin to Hal Holbrook is featured on this list, so cast your votes below.

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Alice Ghostley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Alice Ghostley Bewitched, Designing Women, Small Wonder - Alice Margaret Ghostley was an American actress. She was best known for her roles as nanny/aide de camp Esmeralda on Bewitched, as Cousin Alice on Mayberry R.F.D., and as Bernice Clifton on ...more

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Annie Potts is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Annie Potts Designing Women, GCB, Love & War - Anne Hampton "Annie" Potts is an American film and television actress. She is known for her roles in popular 1980s films such as Ghostbusters, Pretty in Pink, Jumpin' Jack Flash, Who's ...more

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Delta Burke is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Delta Burke Designing Women, Filthy Rich, Women of the House - Delta Ramona Leah Burke is an American television, stage and film actress, comedian, producer and author. From 1986 to 1991, she starred as Suzanne Sugarbaker in the CBS sitcom Designing Women, ...more

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Dixie Carter is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Dixie Carter Diff'rent Strokes, Designing Women, The Edge of Night - Dixie Virginia Carter was an American film, television, and stage actress. From 1986 to 1993, she starred as Julia Sugarbaker in the CBS sitcom Designing Women. Carter made her professional ...more

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Douglas Barr is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Douglas Barr Designing Women, The Fall Guy, The Wizard - Douglas Barr is an American actor, writer, and director. He has starred in movies and on television. Barr was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. His big role came in the ABC TV series The Fall Guy as ...more

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Jan Hooks is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Jan Hooks Designing Women, Frosty Returns, Not Necessarily the News - Janet Vivian "Jan" Hooks was an American actress and comedian best known for her work on Saturday Night Live, where she was a repertory player from 1986–91, and continued making cameo ...more

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George Newbern is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Designing Women Cast List
George Newbern Justice League Unlimited, Justice League, The Pirates of Dark Water - George Young Newbern is an American television and film actor best known for his roles as Bryan MacKenzie in Father of the Bride and its sequel Father of the Bride Part II as well as Danny in ...more

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Jean Smart is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Jean Smart 24, Fargo, Designing Women - Jean Elizabeth Smart is an American film, television and stage actress. She starred from 1986 to 1991 as Charlene Frazier Stillfield in the CBS sitcom Designing Women, before going on to win two ...more

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Judith Ivey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Judith Ivey The Critic, Designing Women, Rose Red - Judith Lee Ivey is an American actress and director.

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Hal Holbrook is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Hal Holbrook The Event, North and South, Evening Shade - Harold Rowe "Hal" Holbrook, Jr. is an American film and stage actor. Holbrook initially gained notoriety for a one-man stage show he developed while in college in 1954, performing as ...more

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Julia Duffy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Julia Duffy Newhart, Designing Women, The Doctors - Julia Duffy is an American actress, best known for playing Stephanie Vanderkellen on the sitcom Newhart. For this role, she received seven Emmy Award nominations and a 1988 Golden Globe Award ...more

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Meshach Taylor is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Meshach Taylor Designing Women, Buffalo Bill, Dave's World - Meshach Taylor was an American actor. He was Emmy-nominated for his role as Anthony Bouvier on the CBS sitcom Designing Women. He was also known for his portrayal of Hollywood Montrose, a ...more

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Priscilla Weems is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Priscilla Weems Designing Women, Five Mile Creek - Priscilla Weems is an American-born actress and singer. Weems started acting at an early age, and was on the first two seasons of Five Mile Creek. Later, she had a recurring role for five ...more

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Richard Gilliland is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Richard Gilliland Designing Women, McMillan & Wife, Heartland (1989) - Richard Gilliland is an American television and movie actor.

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Sheryl Lee Ralph is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Sheryl Lee Ralph Designing Women, Moesha, It's a Living - Sheryl Lee Ralph is an American actress, singer, and activist. She is best known for her role as Deidra "Dee" Mitchell on the UPN comedy Moesha. Ralph created the role of Deena Jones ...more

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Brian Lando is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Brian Lando Designing Women, Paradise - Brian Lando is an actor and television producer.

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Olivia Brown is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Olivia Brown Miami Vice - Olivia Margarette Brown is a German American actress.

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Peri Gilpin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Peri Gilpin Frasier, Justice League, Hot in Cleveland - Peri Gilpin is an American actress known for portraying Roz Doyle in the U.S. television series Frasier and Kim Keeler in the ABC Family television drama Make It or Break It.

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Scott Bakula is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Designing Women Cast List
Scott Bakula Quantum Leap, Star Trek: Enterprise, NCIS: New Orleans - Scott Stewart Bakula is an American actor known for his role as Sam Beckett in the television series Quantum Leap and for the role of Captain Jonathan Archer in Star Trek: Enterprise. Bakula has ...more