CHARACTER TIDBITS
Dorothy 'Tootie' Ramsey

  • Birthplace:
    Washington D.C (Circa 1968)
  • Occupational History:
    Employee (1983-1985 Edna's Edibles; Peekskill, NY)
    Manager/Owner (1985-1988 Over Our Heads; Peekskill, NY)
    Talk Show Host ( - 2001 Wake Up With Dorothy; Hollywood, CA)
  • Hobbies:
    Theatre, Gossip, Eavesdropping, Rollarskating

QUOTE:
There's going to be trrrrrouuuuuuubbbbblllllleeeeeeee.

  • Family:
    Mr. Ramsey (Father)
    Diane Ramsey (Mother)
    Paul Ramsey (Brother)
    Jeff (Spouse, widowed in 1990's) Tasha (Daughter)

  • Education:
    Eastland Academy (1974 - 1986; Peekskill, NY)
    Langley College (Dramatic Arts 1986 - 1990; Peekskill, NY)
  • BIOGRAPHY: CHARACTER TOOTIE RAMSEY
    She is the daughter of two lawyers and was born in Washington D.C. Tootie is sweet and adorable but can have a smart comment once in awhile. She is looking for gossip to spread and loves to rollerskate. Her real name is Dorothy but her got the nickname, 'Tootie'; mainly because she talks all the time. She aspires to be a great dramatic actress, In 2001, Dorothy quits her talk show 'Wake Up With Dorothy' to go into theatre again. She currently has one daughter, Tasha, who attends Eastland School. We also learn her highschool sweetheart and husband Jeff has passed away.

    BIOGRAPHY: ACTRESS KIM FIELDS
    Kim Fields was born in New York City, New York on May 12th, 1969 as Kim Fields Freeman. Kim Fields, a New York City native and longtime L.A. resident, made her debut on Sesame Street at the tender age of five. But one of her most recognizable early roles was as the little girl who "looooooved" Mrs. Butterworth in the classic syrup commercial. After a stint on the series Baby I'm Back and an appearance in the miniseries Roots, Kim landed the role of Tootie on The Facts of Life. When the show began filming, Fields was so short that the producers put Tootie in roller skates to avoid difficult camera angles. Ironically, she had lost a role on Diff'rent Strokes because she was too tall to play Gary Coleman's girlfriend. She has directed Nickelodeon's Kenan and Kel, as well as Fox's Living Single. She has also been on many television shows as guest appearances such as The Golden Palace, Martin, and The Fresh Prince of Belair.



    WHERE IS SHE TODAY? After 'Facts,' she attended Pepperdine University, then co-starred with Queen Latifah in the Fox sitcom 'Living Single.' She also performed with a rap/R&B group called Impromp2, directed episodes of 'Kenan & Kel' and married Broadway actor Christopher Morgan, the father of her son Sebastian.

    Links

    Kim Fields: Internet Movie Database

    The Unofficial Kim Fields Fan Page

    Kim Fields Photo Gallery


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