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Anne Hampton "Annie" Potts is an American film, television and stage actress. She voices Olympia Timbers in Welcome to the Wayne.
She is known for her roles in popular 1980s films such as Ghostbusters (1984), Ghostbusters II, Pretty in Pink, Jumpin' Jack Flash and Who's Harry Crumb?. In the 1990s, she voiced Bo Peep in the animated films Toy Story and Toy Story 2. She is also known for playing Mary Jo Jackson Shively on the CBS sitcom Designing Women (1986–1993).
Potts was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award in 1994 for playing Dana Palladino on the CBS sitcom Love & War, and was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award in 1998 and 1999 for playing Mary Elizabeth Sims in the Lifetime drama series Any Day Now. In 2012, she starred as Gigi Stopper on the ABC comedy-drama series GCB. She currently portrays Connie (Meemaw) on the CBS situation comedy Young Sheldon.
Potts made her debut on the big screen in 1978 in the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer comedy film Corvette Summer, with Mark Hamill. She was nominated for a Golden Globe Award in 1979 for her role in the film. In 1982 she won Genie Awards for Best Performance by a Foreign Actress for her role in the film Heartaches, about a young woman, married to a stock car racer and carrying his friend's child. In 1980, she played Edith Bedelmeyer, a woman who shared an attic apartment with three other women (played by Georgia Engel, Lorna Patterson and Francine Tacker) on the short-lived comedy series, Goodtime Girls.