Margaret Emily “Maggie” Wheeler is a famous American actress who was born in the year 1961, 7th August which makes her age 55 years at present. She is famous across the world for her role as Janice in the famous television series named “Friends”. She also had a recurring role in the series named Everybody loves Raymond as Anita Warrell and Linda in the series named Ellen. Her bio includes the following details.
She was born in Manhattan and her mother’s name is Barbara and her father’s name is John Jakobson who was a member of New York Stock Exchange. She has been married to Daniel Borden Wheeler, who is her husband currently and has two children with him.
During the 1980s, she used her maiden name, Jakobson and went to a voice acting in the animated series named SilverHawks where she gave all the female voices, even the villain, and the heroine.
There was a rumor that she had auditioned for the role of Monica Geller in the television series Friends but after several many interviews, she said that all of those rumors were false. She was later invited to play the role of Janice as a recurring character who is frequently in love with one of the central characters, Chandler Bing. She has appeared in at least one times in each season of the series.
She also had auditioned for the role of Debra Barone in the American television series named Everybody Loves Raymond but the channel hired Patricia Heaton for the role but she was provided with the role of Linda, the friend of Debra.
In the autobiography written by Kathy Griffin, “Official Club Selection”, she has written that Wheeler was cast for the role of Vicki in the episode of Suddenly Susan but was later replaced by Griffin.
She also had a star billing in the very first season of Ellen. She appeared in the hit comedy series named Seinfeld in the particular episode named “The Fix Up” as one of the friends of Elaine who was set up with George. She also has appeared on numerous television programs but not in any movie which includes ER, The X-Files, The War At Home, Drake and Josh, Jack and Jill, How I Met Your Mother etc.
In the year 1997, she gave her voice in the animated series of Batman: The Animated Series in the episode “Joker’s Millions”. A year later, she appeared in the remake of Disney’s The Parent Trap and played the role of the younger mother-daughter pair of camp councelors. She also had guest starred in the Disney’s Original Series named Shake It Up as Dina’s Mother.
In the year 2005, she starred against David DeLuise in the series named The Sperm Donor. She gave the voice of Odile in the Barbie of Swan Lake and Trinette in four episodes of Archer on FX.
Her followers can follow her on her personal twitter account which she keeps updated. There is an author named by the same name who has written several works of fiction.