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Creator / Lea Thompson

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Lea Katherine Thompson (May 31, 1961-) is an American actress, television director and television producer.

She's most well known as Lorraine Baines McFly (mother of time-traveller Marty McFly) in the Back to the Future films and as Caroline Duffy in Caroline in the City.

She is married to director Howard Deutch. Their daughters are actresses Maddie and Zoey Deutch.


Tropes in her works:

  • The Cast Showoff: She performed her own singing in Howard the Duck.
  • Playing Gertrude: As Lorraine Baines McFly in the 1985 scenes of the Back to the Future trilogy. She was born nine days before co-star Michael J. Fox and played his mother in said scenes.


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