She wrote the telemovie Just Me and You (1978) and starred in it, alongside Charles Grodin. This quirky and entertaining comedy follows the cross-country roadtrip of two mismatched characters, similar to that which opened the later film When Harry Met Sally....
Her most recent role of note was in the 1999 movie Mystery Men where she played the mother of Hank Azaria's character.
Saturday Night LiveOne of the first hosts to be barred from performing again was Louise Lasser, who hosted at the end of the first season on July 24, 1976. Lasser was said to be going through personal problems at the time and was reportedly nearly incoherent throughout the broadcast. This episode was such a disappointment to producer Lorne Michaels, that it was also barred from syndication until as late as 2002.
Louise Lasser Facts
|Birthday||April 11, 1939 (79)|
|Birthplace||New York, New York, USA|
|Height||5' 7" (1m70) How tall is Louise Lasser compared to you?|