How Well Does Spokane Know Caroline Rhea? 10 Quick Facts
Actress and Comedian Caroline Rhea performs at the Spokane Comedy Club this weekend, so we thought it would be fun to showcase a few facts about her life and career.
01) Caroline Rhea Was Aunt Hilda on Sabrina
Duh. She even reprised the character for a couple episodes of the much darker Netflix series, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.
02) Phinneas and Ferb call Caroline Rhea "Mom" (or "Mum")
Rhea plays Linda Flynn-Fletcher, biological mother to Phinneas, and step-mom to Ferb.
03) Caroline Rhea Roasted Alec Baldwin
Your wife Hilaria is in great shape,
but who wouldn't be after pushing around a 200 pound baby all day?
-Caroline Rhea at the Roast of Alec Baldwin
04) Caroline Rhea is a Frequent Match Game Guest
In fact, she's a popular guest on a lot of game shows. Who wouldn't want to partner with Caroline Rhea on game night?
05) Caroline Rhea Hosted a Touring Version of Family Feud
The production toured the U.S. and Canada, bringing TV-style game show fun to regular folks like you and me at state fairs.
06) Caroline Rhea and Ex Costaki Economopoulos Have a Daughter Together
Ava Rhea Economopoulos was born in October of 2008. Her father Costaki Economopoulos is a stand-up like mom, and a regular on radio's Bob & Tom Show. I interviewed Costaki back in June. You can find our conversation here.
07) Caroline Rhea Has Won Lots of Money for Charity
See? Told you she was good at games. And she has a good heart.
08) Caroline Rhea is Quotable
Being in therapy is great. I spend an hour just talking about myself. It's kinda' like being the GUY on a date.
09) Caroline Rhea Has Been Doing Stand-up Since 1986
According to Wikipedia, "Rhea moved to New York in 1986 to pursue a career as a comedian and actress." Things worked out pretty great, wouldn't you say?
10) Caroline Rhea is from Canada
Show me a truly hilarious American comedy actor and I'll show you a Canadian with dual citizenship. Caroline Rhea is from Montreal.
BONUS FUN FACT: During the pandemic shutdown, Caroline Rhea participated in Spokane Comedy Club's "virtual" Zoom comedy show, which raised money for employees and for charity.
Now you know a bunch of stuff about Caroline Rhea. You're ready to see her perform live. Catch her Thursday, Friday and Saturday at Spokane Comedy Club.