Joan Cusack was born in 1962, October 11 in the town of Ny. Her mom named Ann Paula is a math teacher and her dad, who has passed away, was an actor. Joan has two brothers and two sisters. Her brother John and her sister Ann are also celebrities. The very first time Joan appeared on the display was in 1980 in a film My Bodyguard where she plays a character of Shelley. Joan also did some voice acting. She also appeared in Stephen Chbosky’s film The Perks of Being a Wallflower where she played Dr. Burton. Joan has done lots of films and TV shows but her most recent memorable character is playing Sheila Jackson on Showtime’s critically acclaimed comedy drama show Shameless. Cusack is a mom of Karen Jackson on the show. Initially the character was assumed to be played by another celebrity â€“ Allison Janney but she had to pull out because of her other obligations. Joan received quite several nominations for her portrayal of Sheila. The performer has also made appearances in other terrific television series like Law & Order and The Office. Joan Cusack is married to Richard Burke. The partners have two sons, Miles, and Dylan. Cusack now resides in Chicago, Illinois. Despite the fact that she’s a Twitter account, Joan isn’t an extremely energetic individual on social media front unlike her brother John. Joan’s net worth is estimated to be worth around 6 million dollars that is quite astonishing if you think about the quantity of work she’s done as an actor. She was nominated twice for Oscars for her performances in In & Out as good as Working Girl. In 2015, she won her first Emmy for an Outstanding Guest Actress in Comedy Show. The character of Sheila Jackson got her four Emmy nominations and the fifth was when she eventually took the prize. A 53-year old American actress had a great career in both television and films. She’s a very identifiable man on the market which is difficult to forget her parts in both TV and film. It is difficult to say what anticipates her next but there’s undoubtedly that individuals want to view her on a big screen again impersonating a character that would eventually get her the Oscar every performer seeks to win.