Patricia Heaton is an Emmy award winning actress, producer, author, wife, and mother to four boys. She is widely regarded as TV’s favorite mom and can currently be seen playing ‘Frankie Heck’ on ABC’s THE MIDDLE. During the nine seasons Heaton played the beloved ‘Debra Barone’ in the hit show EVERYBODY LOVES RAYMOND, she racked up a total of seven Outstanding Lead Actress in a ComedySeries Emmy nominations for the last seven seasons of the show and won twice. The show is internationally syndicated and airs daily worldwide. Patricia also co-founded her own production company, FourBoys Entertainment.
TV SHOWS: THE MIDDLE (109 Episodes, 2009-2014), BACK TO YOU (17 Episodes, 2007-2008), EVERYBODY LOVES RAYMOND (209 Episodes,1996-2005)*two time Emmy winner, SAG, WOMEN OF THE HOUSE (11 Episodes, 1995), ROOM FOR TWO (26 Episodes, 1992-1993)
MOVIES: Patricia’s film credits include MEMOIRS OF AN INVISIBLE MAN, BEETHOVEN, and THE NEW AGE among others. She produced the documentary THE BITUMINOUS COAL QUEENS OF PENNSYLVANIA, the history drama AMAZING GRACE and the comedy picture MOM’S NIGHT OUT
TV MOVIES: THE CHRISTMAS HEART, Producer (2012), FRONT OF THE CLASS (2008), THE PATH TO 9/11 (2006), THE ENGAGEMENT RING (2005)
PHILANTHROPY: Patricia works closely with the local nonprofits Compton Junior Posse and The Dream Center in addition to a long list of international causes such as Heifer International and the Lighthouse Medical Mission Sierre