She she won a Golden Globe Award for "Best Actress – Television Series Drama" in 2011 for this part. During this time she was also a member of the rock group The Group With No Name. Midler hired her for her 1979 tour as one of The Harlettes.She has been married to the creator of the series, Kurt Sutter, since 2004. In 1981, Sagal was a backup singer on the Molly Hatchet album Take No Prisoners. She was in the series Mary starring Mary Tyler Moore.
Catherine Louise "Katey" Sagal (born January 19, 1954) is an American actress and singer-songwriter.
She is best known for playing the role of Peggy Bundy on the Fox comedy series Married...
with Children and the voice of Leela on the animated series Futurama.
She was nominated for four Golden Globe Awards for "Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy" and two American Comedy Awards for her work on Married... Sagal has been the voice of Futurama and its direct-to-DVD movies since 1999.
She is also known for starring on the series 8 Simple Rules in the role of Cate Hennessy.
She worked on that series with John Ritter until his death. These included a small role as a receptionist in the Columbo episode Candidate for Crime which was directed by her father.
Sagal took over as the series' lead character after the death of Ritter. In 1973, she also worked as a backing vocalist for different singers, including Bob Dylan and Tanya Tucker.
Since 2008, she has played the role of matriarch Gemma Teller Morrow in the FX drama series Sons of Anarchy. Her mother, Sara Zwilling was a writer and producer. In 1978, Kiss bassist Gene Simmons asked her to sing background vocals on his solo album.
That look for the character was used in the series. She also did some acting on children's cartoon Recess. In 1999, Matt Groening cast her as the cyclopian spaceship captain, Leela, in his science fiction cartoon comedy Futurama.
As Peg, she wore the wig, capri-length leggings with a large belt, and high heels. The show had a cult following but was ended after five years.
Sagal guest starred as Edna Hyde, Steven Hyde's mother, in three episodes of That '70s Show. Sagal was cast as the wife of John Ritter in the sitcom 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter in 2002. In 2007, she had a role in the season finale of The Winner.