Monica Joy Lacy (formerly Creel) was born on August 27th, 1970, and is an American television and film actress. She is one of three identical triplets, Leanna and Joy, who started acting in the late 1980s.
Among the siblings, Monica is considered to be the more successful. She studied acting with Larry Moss and Howard Fine and took classes at The Groundlings. She has also done stand-up shows about her life in Orange Country as a child.
Monica Lacy holds a B.A. in English Literature from UCLA and completed their prestigious screenwriting program. Monica Lacy continues to work in film and television today.
Monica Lacy is a Triplet; who are her sisters?
Monica Lacy’s identical sisters are Leanna Creel and Joy Creel. The creel children would act together in a few projects as a set of triplets or alternating as twins depending on the production.
Their most significant roles were in The Wonderful World of Disney TV movies Parent Trap III and Parent Trap: Hawaiin Honeymoon, both released in 1989.
They would also alternate playing twins in the Growing Pains episode “Michaelgate” in 1987.
What roles is she known for?
Monica Lacy is best known for her television appearances. For example, the three largest shows she made appearances on in the 1990s were Married… with Children (Episode: "Dial B for Virgin" ), Seinfeld ("The Yada Yada"), and Baywatch ("Shark’s Cove").
In 1994 Monica Lacy would play the character of Esther on the Married… with Children episode “Dial ‘B’ for Virgin.” She would play a virgin struggling with temptation and who calls a hotline where Bud is working his community service hours.
On Seinfeld, she would appear in the 1997 episode of Seinfeld titled “The Yada Yada.” That episode would feature Robert Wagner, Bryan Cranston, and Debra Messing in addition to the show’s already legendary ensemble, making it an iconic episode.
In 1992’s “Shark’s Cove,” Monica Lacy would join the Baywatch universe as Debbie Kent, a friend of Erika Eleniak’s Shauni McClain.
However, she also appeared in popular 1990s shows such as Beverly Hills, 90210, and Party of Five.
She would appear n the 2000 psychological thriller, The Cell.
In the 2010s, she ould make appearances in the shows Hawaii Five-0 and Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D..
What is she doing now?
Monica Lacy is still acting these days. She primarily works in commercials. She is the current spokesperson for AutoNation and has been in commercials for companies such as Taco Bell, Build.com, and Samsung.
She still makes film and television appearances, however. From 2015 to 2016, she played the character of Sharon Burke on the Amazon Prime original The Kicks.
The Kicks was a teen sitcom starring Sixx Orange as Devin Burke, a twelve-year-old soccer player who has to join a new team after her family moves from Connecticut to California. The show was based on the life of U.S. women’s soccer star Alex Morgan.
Monica Lacy would play Devin’s mother. The show was pretty popular with families, but Amazon Studios has yet to order a second season of the show. This indicates that the show was likely canceled by not publicly announced.
Since then, she has appeared with her sisters on the tv series Ned and Stacey for an episode titled “Scenes from a Muffin Shop.” This episode was never released during the show’s original run in 1997 but was finally released, with the series arriving on DVD in 2017. This is a compelling case of time travel for fans of the triplets.
Is Monica Lacy married?
Monica Lacy was married to Ross Lacy from March 1996 to 2022, but they have filed for a divorce.
Who is Monica Lacy’s husband? What does he do?
Monica Lacy’s current husband is Ross Lacy. The pair married in March 1996. Ross Lacy is an actor and a casting director.
He is known for casting the cult film Six-String Samurai in 1998. He also had a small role in the movie Independence Day and on the TV series Murphy Brown.
He also appeared as himself in the series The Hustlers in 2015 across ten episodes. The Hustlers was a drama about pool players and featured high-stress scenarios about gameplay and gambling.
Does she have kids?
Monica Lacy has two children. Her oldest is her daughter, Piper Lacy. Her youngest child is her son, Caden Lacy.
How is she related to comic book artist Rob Liefeld?
Monica Lacy is also the sister-in-law of famous 90s comic book artist Rob Liefeld. Rob Liefeld would create the characters of Cable and Deadpool for Marvel Comics and launched several major projects for Image Comics.
Rob Liefeld is the husband of Monica’s sister, Joy Creel, and they have been married since July of 1995.
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