Rhea Perlman (born March 31, 1948) is a Jewish-American actress, best known for her role as Carla Tortelli on the popular sitcom Cheers. She is married to actor Danny DeVito. She received an unprecedented 10 Emmy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (Cheers ran 11 seasons). She won the Emmy four times. She later starred in the short-running sitcom "Pearl" as the title character, and was featured on the show "Kate Brasher."