With more than 140 credits on her IMDB page, Carlease Burke has just about done it all. 

A sweet and friendly neighbor in Child’s Play.
A schizophrenic homeless mother in Touch.
A refined principal of a deaf school in Switched At Birth.
A flashy football mom enjoying her son’s money in Ballers.
A foul-mouthed, truck driving lesbian in Shameless.

Car-lease (n.) – talent built to last; option to buy

A familiar face in film, television, and commercials for over the past 34 years, Carlease has appeared alongside a slew of Hollywood legends. 

She worked with Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks in The Terminal; played opposite Jennifer Lopez in The Back Up Plan; and worked with director Curtis Hanson, Toni Collette, and Cameron Diaz in In Her Shoes. 

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