Airing its pilot episode on September 23 of 2003, the American comedy sitcom named “Two and a Half Men” ran for a total of 12 seasons, with its final episode being on February 19, 2015. The show was a total success and gained a lot of viewers. It was first aired on the television broadcasting company named “CBS” and later partnering with Warner Bros Television for the production. The sitcom is about a lot of things such as dating, love, divorce, parenthood, friendship, singleness, men, women, and money. The show featured a lot of beautiful ladies throughout its runtime. Keep reading to find out how the ladies of the show are doing right now!
Missi Pyle As Miss Pasternak Then
Missi Pyle’s role as Miss Pasternak in the show is definitely one of the most unforgettable characters in the sitcom. Despite only appearing on the show in seasons 2,7,9 and 12, everyone remembers her character as the character who dated Charlie Harper. is the teacher who suspended Jake after he showed her the middle finger. Coincidentally, this is also the time when Charlie started dating Miss Pasternak, which went well for Jake. His grades went up despite doing anything at all! Things took a rough turn after Charlie broke up with her. Miss Pasternak then started to dance in order to cover for her expenses.
Missi Pyle As Miss Pasternak Now
After a lot of years of appearing in the sitcom, the actress who portrayed our beloved teacher-dancer had an amazing career. Appearing for 4 seasons in the show, her role in the show helped skyrocket her career and opened a lot of other acting opportunities for her. She was casted on a lot of known shows such as My Name Is Earl, Two Broke Girls, Mad About You, Another Period. Bordertown The Soul Man, Impulse, Friends, and Mom. Aside from acting is in a country-rock duo with fellow actress named Shawnee Smith in “Smith & Pyle”. Pyle has been married and divorced twice over the years.
Marin Hinkle As Judith Harper-Melnick Then
Judith was introduced in the show as Alan’s ex-wife. She played a huge role in Alan’s life, and everything went downhill for Alan ever since they were in the process of annulment. Their dynamic is quite weird, but they did their best to take care of Jake, leading to frequent arguments regarding alimony and child support. Although their situation is quite complicated, Judith and Alan managed to be responsible parents to Jake and guided him as much as they could.
Marin Hinkle As Judith Harper-Melnick Now
The character of Judith was played by none other than Marin Hinkle. How is she doing right now? Well, her acting career is still and going and she is still making a name for herself even after the sitcom ended in 2015. She was also featured in other shows like Castle, Another World, Once and Again, etc., She also had a regular role in the show Madam Secretary. Other notable works of her include Speechless, and Homeland. She also worked on movies such as Weather Girl, Before/During/After, Jumanji, etc.,
Emmanuelle Vaugier As Mia Then
Portrayed by the actress Emannuele Vaugier, Mia is the dance teacher whom Charlie fell in love to in the story. To get close to Mia, Charlie signed up Jake in her dance classes to get close to her. With Charlie being a guy who never stops until he accomplishes his goal especially when it comes to women, Charlie went as far as to agreeing to all of Mia’s terms such as quitting cigarettes, alcohol, and even going vegetarian just to go on a date with her! Mia eventually left him after finding out that Charlie has been doing what he was told not to do behind her back.
Emmanuelle Vaugier As Mia Now
Our beloved dance teacher had an amazing career after her 6 season appearance in the show, particularly seasons 3, 5-7, 9 and 12. She has starred in a lot of known shows such as Mistresses, Lost Girl, and One Tree Hill. She is also in Maxim’s “Hot 100 List”. Aside from the previously mentioned projects, other notable works of hers include Painkiller Jane television movie, Crime Scene Investigation: NY, Saw II, Saw IV, Unearthed, Suddenly Naked etc.
Holland Taylor As Evelyn Harper Then
Holland Taylor played one of the main characters in the show named Evelyn Harper. She is the mother of Charlie and Alan, and despite not being as fond of the guys, the fans still loved her a lot. Although she has a somewhat complicated relationship with her sons, she is the only one who can help give them peace because after everything, she is still their mother. The character is also known to prefer dating older men and has a tendency to be a gold digger.
Holland Taylor As Evelyn Harper Now
Does her name sound a bit familiar to you? Holland Taylor can be considered as one of the most recognizable face in the entertainment industry, she has been in the scene ever since the 1980s. Holland also received prestigious awards such as four nominations for her work in Two and a Half Men due to how well she acted in the show. You may recognize her from her unforgettable role in the 2001 film Legally Blonde. She is currently in a relationship and is still going on with her acting career.
Melanie Lynskey As Rose Then
In the show, Rose’s role in the show might have started small, but she certainly played a huge role in the ending. She was first introduced in the show as Charlie’s stalker-neighbor who would never take no as an answer. She eventually manages to a spend a night with Charlie, leading her to be obsessed with him. Before leaving for Paris, Charlie agrees to marry Rose but he ended up dying before they were married.
Melanie Lynskey As Rose Now
You can’t deny the fact that Melanie’s career blew up after her work in the comedy sitcom Two and A Half Men. Her character was an essential part of the show as she appeared in all seasons even though she was just recurring in other seasons. Melanie can be seen in a lot of films such as Coyote Ugly, Heavenly Creatures, and Sweet Home Alabama. She also had lead roles in shows like Hello I Must Go, Happy Christmas, I Don’t Feel At Home In This World Anymore, and The Intervention.
Jennifer Taylor As Chelsea Melini Then
Played by Jennifer Taylor, Chelsea Melini is one of the main characters in the who had a relationship with Charlie. Their relationship started off awkwardly but slowly became better. She was the first woman who went up to Charlie and told him she loves him. Charlie did not believe it at first, but later on fell in love with her too. They were later engaged but they broke it off. Chelsea only wanted for their relationship to be a casual hook-up but ended up attached, developing into a serious relationship.
Jennifer Taylor As Chelsea Melini Now
One thing about Jennifer Taylor’s role in the show is that she was not even supposed to be around for long. She has appeared in the show for 6 seasons, but it was not supposed to be this way. The producers decided to keep her character for reasons that we are unsure of. Jennifer also had a good career and appeared in numerous TV shows and movies after her role in the sitcom. She is currently married to Paul Taylor and has 2 kids with him.
Allison Janney As Beverly Then
In the show, the character named Beverly is one of the girls involved in the life of Alan. She was one of Alan’s lover whom he met on an online dating site. Their relationship did not last long though and it was not even much of a big deal for them anyways. Alan lied a lot in order to impress Beverly, and Beverly also had divorce issues. They both admitted their lies later on which is why they ended their relationship.
Allison Janney As Beverly Now
Despite Allison Janney’s character in the show being a temporary one, she is actually quite famous before she even joined the show. Born in November 19, 1959 at Boston, Massachusetts, U.S., the actress made a name for herself in Hollywood before she joined the show’s cast. She was a part of The West Wing during 1999 to 2006 before making the transition to appearing in feature films. Other works of her include Hairspray, Juno, and The Girl on the Train.
Jeri Ryan As Sherri Then
The character of Sherri is a tough role to play in the show. Jeri Ryan played a character that was playing hard to get for Charlie. She portrayed a character that show that she doesn’t need a man in her life. Because of this, Charlie was motivated for no one denied his charms before. They managed to hook up later on, but they split up not so long after. Sherri’s personality just seems to irritate Charlie, which is why he broke up with her.
Jeri Ryan As Sherri Now
Jeri Ryan’s career after her work in the comedy sitcom was at its height at that time. The American actress first caught the attention of the people thanks to her role in “Borg Drone Seven of Nine” in the film Star Trek: Voyager. She also appeared on other films such as Leverage in 2009. She also played the role of Dr. Kate Murphy in Body of Proof. She was formerly married to actor Jack Ryan but had to split due to conflicting schedules. She currently has two kids with her current husband Christophe Eme.
Kimberly Williams-Paisley As Gretchen Martin Then
Kimberly Williams-Paisley only appeared in the 11th season of the show as Gretchen Martin. She played the role Larry Martin’s sister as well as one of Alan’s lovers, but their relationship was filled with lies due to Alan’s lies which he had no intention of telling the truth, but her family found it out. He lied about owning Charlie’s house and claimed that he was living by himself. Gretchen broke up with him after learning the truth and called him a pathological liar.
Kimberly Williams-Paisley As Gretchen Martin Now
Kimberly started acting at an early age, so it would not come off as a surprise if you recognize before she joined the cast of Two and A Half Men. She was well known for her role in Father of the Bride and she is also known to have spent eight years on the show According to Jim. She also worked on movies such as The Christmas Train, and Darrow and Darrow. Kimberly married renowned country singer-songwriter Brad Paisley in 2003, and later renewing their vows in 2015.
Ming-Na Wen As Linda Harris Then
Ming-Na Wen played Linda Harris in the show which became one of Charlie’s lovers in the series. She made her first appearance in the 5th season of the show as a superior court judge and adjunct law professor. Alan and Charlie first met Linda through a double date that they had set up. Linda wasn’t attracted to Charlie at the start, but after Charlie got drunk and was arrested by police officers, she became his lawyer and they started dating after that.
Ming-Na Wen As Linda Harris Now
Unlike the other ladies in the list, Ming-Na Wen is not as popular as the other ladies due to her preference to be a non-Hollywood actress. . She is best known for her role in the animated musical historical action adventure Disney film Mulan as the speaking voice for the main character “Fa Mulan” and aside from her work in Mulan, she also voice acted for other animated films such as Sofia the First and Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-it Ralph 2 etc.
Gail O’Grady As Mandi Then
Gail O’Grady plays the character of Mandi, the mother of Kandi. In case you have not seen the show, Charlie has a reputation for obsessing over women and goes for every woman he comes across every time. Like literally, he would go for it every time he can. Because of that, it is not much of a surprise that Charlie went for Mandi. However, Alan was not comfortable with the idea of Charlie being close with his mother-in-law. Mandi was only looking at Charlie’s house for her daughter, Kandi.
Gail O’Grady As Mandi Now
Gail O’Grady played a lot of other roles after her work in the sitcom. The actress also appeared in shows like American Dreams, Ms. Fields, and Revenge, with her roles in the said series being virtually the same. The actress has been married six times in the past, with her claiming that one of her former lovers was stalking her and tried to put him on restraining order (which wasn’t granted). He latest relationship was with John Stamatakis, which ended in 2008.
Paula Marshall As Paula Then
Paula Marshall played the transgender character named Paula (who used to be Paul for 40 years). Alan met Paula at a gay club after Jenny takes her there. Jenny told Alan that Paula was transgender, but Alan still dated her regardless. The two really had fun chit chatting together and so Alan thought that he had hit the jackpot. However, he found out that Paula was just looking for an open relationship and was currently married to someone named Rachel.
Paula Marshall As Paula Now
Paula Marshall’s first TV appearance was not in the comedy sitcom Two and A Half Men, but on a guest appearance she made with a young Clark Kent on Superboy in 1991. She also appeared in other films such as Murder in the First, and The Mentalist. Other notable works of her include We Love You, Sally Carmichael. She currently has a child and is happily married to Danny Nucci who played the role of Fabrizio in the movie Titanic.
Tammy Lauren As Shannon Then
In 2007, Tammy Lauren managed to be a part of the sitcom as Shannon. Unlike the other ladies on the list, Shannon is involved with Alan but NOT as a lover. Their time together only lasted for a short while. The two met each other on a wedding of their exes despite not being able to move on from said exes. They tried to pull off pranks to make their exes jealous which failed miserably.
Tammy Lauren As Shannon Now
Tammy Lauren’s character of Shannon is the first woman we have on the list that did not habe any romantic connection with the two brothers. Her career did not progress as fast even after her work in the sitcom Two and A Half Men. Unlike the other ladies in this list, she did not experience a lot of time in the limelight.She is well known for starring in the 1997 horror film Wishmaster, portraying Alexandra Amberson The actress married Israeli actor, Guri Weinberg in 1997.
Justine Eyre As Gabrielle Then
Played by Justine Eyre, Gabrielle is a character that has an involvement with the 2 brothers, which is the second time it happened after Alan’s secretary. Gabrielle was Alan’s ex-girlfriend during his high school days, but despite knowing that, Charlie was not bothered by it and decided to pursue her without considering how his brother would feel. Alan felt betrayed by his brother because of that. Charlie’s house is certainly filled with drama.
Justine Eyre As Gabrielle Now
Much like Tammy Lauren in the list, Justine Eyre’s appearance in the sitcom did not put her in the limelight like the other female characters in the show. Offers for various show barely came for her thus making it difficult to help her career grow. Despite that, Justine managed to land roles in projects such as Mad Men, American Teenager’s Secret and CSI: Miami. Despite her unlucky career, she is happily married to screenwriter John Allen Nelson.
Maggie Lawson As Ms. McMartin Then
In the show, Maggie Wilson portrayed the character of Ms. McMartin, A social worker who caught the attention of Alan and Walden while they were being a bit coquettish. In case you are wondering who Walden is, he replaced Charlie’s character after he was killed off. The two tried to adopt but woman knew that they were lying with their application. She later forgives them for what they did and decides to date Alan later on. She has a change of heart and breaks up with Alan in order to move on with Walden.
Maggie Lawson As Ms. McMartin Now
The American actress Maggie Lawson is known to have an amazing career before she showed up in Two and a Half Men. After her show, her career progressed even further. She can be seen in various projects such as Great Outdoors, Psych, and Angel from Hell. She also plays a role in the 2017 adaption of the film Psych as Juliet O’Hara. She also had a recurring role as Nathalie Flynn on Fox’s Lethal Weapon in 2019. She was married to Ben Koldyke but they separated in 2017.
Conchata Ferrell As Berta Then
Conchata Ferrell’s character of Berta is the only female character known to have appeared in all 12 seasons of the show. Although she was not on every episode, it is still amazing that she was there from seasons 1 to 12. Berta is the family’s housekeeper and was very fond of the brothers but is known to usually disagree with Charlie due to her sharp tongue and negativity. She also acts as the mother figure of the house. She was supposed to only stay for season 1 but the producers decided to keep her in the show.
Conchata Ferrell As Berta Now
We will never forget the talented Conchata Ferrell’s contribution to the series. She was nominated twice at the Primetime Emmys for the Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series award. She is also known to have been a part of the Broadway as part of the original cast of Lanford Wilson’s The Hot l Baltimore and won the Drama Desk, Obie and Theatre World Best Actress Awards for her performance in the off-Broadway play The Sea Horse. She later reunited with fellow Two and a Half Men cast Ashton Kutcher in the TV show called The Ranch.
Jenny McCarthy As Courtney Leopold Then
In the show, Jenny McCarthy played the role of Courtney Leopold. The name was just a screen name she used to deceive others like what she did to Charlie. Despite Charlie’s mother and Courtney’s father getting married, Charlie still decided to pursue Courtney. Alan is aware of what Courtney really is and decides to warn his brother of how despicable Courtney is, but of course he didn’t listen Charlie later splits up with Courtney upon discovering that she and her false dad were former con-artists.
Jenny McCarthy As Courtney Leopold Now
Unlike what she portrayed in the show, Jenny McCarthy was not like the character that she portrayed. Jenny’s career bloomed after her role in Two and A Half Men ended. She was already famous before she even joined the sitcom thanks to her previous work as a Playboy Bunny and host for an MTV Dating Show. She was formerly married to famous Hollywood actor Jim Carrey, in which they later split up in 2010 through divorced. She is currently married to Donnie Wahlberg and currently has a new reality show of her own.
Teri Hatcher As Liz Then
Portrayed by Teri Hatcher, Liz is the sister of Judith in the show. She used to be involved with Alan but decided not to push through with whatever they had. Liz decided to visit Judith and Alan’s wedding which almost ruined everything. We later learn that Alan initially wanted Liz before she wanted Judith, but that was all in the past. Charlie and Liz spent time together during the wedding but luckily, nothing terrible happened.
Teri Hatcher As Liz Now
Much like the other girls who starred in the show, Teri Hatcher also had a blooming career after her work in Two and A Half Men. Projects kept coming in after her work in the sitcom. She has worked in various films such as Tomorrow Never Dies, Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, and Desperate Housewives. Thanks to her role in the Desperate Housewives, she managed to snag a Golden Globe and three SAGs. Lately, the actress was known to be acting in Supergirl and The Odd Couple.
Jaime Pressly As Tammy Then
Jaime Pressly played the role of Tammy in the comedy sitcom. It was a quite funny coincidence if you have watched the sitcom; the relationship between Tammy, Jake, Walden and Ashley. Want to know why? Tammy was the cougar girlfriend of Jake. However, it really did not work out well especially when Jake found out that she dated her daughter too, Ashley. After they broke it off, Tammy and Walden became really close and something knew something was going between them but it did not push through as well. We guess you know why.
Jaime Pressly As Tammy Now
You may know Jaime Pressly as the girl who played Tammy in Two and A Half Men, but a lot of people know her more from the show “My Name is Earl” as Joy Turner. She has garnered a lot of nominations for the Golden Globe Award, and Screen Actors Guild Award. She can also be seen in different films such as Not Another Teen Movie, Joe Dirt, “I Love You, Man” and A Haunted House 2.
Judy Greer As Bridget Schmidt Then
The character of Bridget Schimdt was played by Judy Greer. In the show, Bridget acts as Walden’s ex-wife who was found to be the reason for Walden’s suicide attempt (which was prevented by Alan when he caught him about to take his life). Their divorce struck Walden so much, that it drained him of his will to live. Alan was there for all of Walden’s hardship and helped through his tough times. Bridget became known more by the viewers after Ashton Kutcher replaced Charlie Sheen.
Judy Greer As Bridget Schmidt Now
Aside from her role in the comedy sitcom Two and a Half Men, Judy is also known for landing roles in different projects such as as 27 Dresses, 13 Going on 30, The Wedding Planner, What Women Want, and Love & Other Drugs. The actress also published in 2014 called “I Don’t Know What You Know Me From: Confessions of a Co-Star in 2014.” She is also known to be a casting director, known for casting the film Entourage
Sophie Winkleman As Zoey Hyde-Tottingham-Pierce Then
Sophie Winkleman plays the character of Zoey Hyde-Tottingham-Pierce, the woman known to be the one who steals Walden’s heart. The beautiful English Woman made Walden fall in love with her, making Walden forget about getting back with Bridget. Sadly, everything was ruined when Zoey rejected Walden’s wedding proposal. Walden later learns that Zoey was actually cheating on him and as a result, Walden gifts Zoey’s daughter with a vicious dog for revenge.
Sophie Winkleman As Zoey Hyde-Tottingham-Pierce Now
Aside from her role as Zoey in Two and A Half Men, she is also known for her connection to the British Royal Family. How is she related to them? Sophie Winkleman is the wife of the Queen’s cousin, Lord Frederick Windsor. They were married in the Hampton Court Palace in September 2009. Although belonging to the royal British family, Sophie still acts. She can be seen in Thrust which was released in 2018. Apart from that, she can also be seen in CSI, as well as Miami and Milo Murphy’s Law.
Diora Baird As Wanda Then
Not a lot of people Diora Baird in the show as she only appears for one episode in the show. She portrays the character of Wanda whom you can see in the 16th episode of season 6 of Two and A Half Men. In the show, she was the girl who chased Charlie despite him being engaged to Chelsea. She started her career by being a model for Guess, and eventually posing for the erotic magazine Playboy. After her long years of modelling, she slowly garnered attention and gained popularity, which helped her land her first acting gig. You may recognize her from the film Wedding Crashers.
Diora Baird As Wanda Now
Even though she only appeared for 1 episode in the show, she played a lot of other roles in different subjects. She may not have the same high level of career as her fellow actresses in the list, but she has been doing well after the show. She can be seen in the horror-comedy film Brain Blockers, and even appeared in the Drew Carey Show. She also landed a major role in another film which is The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning. She became known thanks to her role in Wedding Crashers.
Krista Allen As Olivia Pearson Then
In the show, Krista Allen played the character of Olivia Pearson, one of Charlie’s lovers. But just like all the other romantically involved characters with Charlie, their relationship was short-lived and complicated too. And despite their romantic relationship ending, their relationship even got more complicated and weirder when they found out in a dinner party that their parents were in a relationship. Olivia’s father later left Charlie’s mother for a younger woman.
Krista Allen As Olivia Pearson Now
Born in April 5 of 1971, Krista Allen is an American stand-up comic and actress. She is best known for her work in the television series Days of Our Lives and Baywatch and in the Hollywood film The Final Destination. She began her acting career with a role in the soap opera called Days of Our Lives. She recently managed to have a role in the shows Best Mom and Eleven Eleven.
Kelly Stables As Melissa Then
Kelly Stables portrayed the character of Mellisa, Alan’s secretary. She is the first character in which both the brothers had a romantic relationship with. Mellisa first went for Charlie and later went for Allan later. But to be fair, Alan wasn’t true to her about his life. Although he lives together with Lyndsey, their relationship still carries on. Problems starts to arise though when Melissa asks for a health insurance and a raise!
Kelly Stables As Melissa Now
Kelly Stables is not known for her role in the comedy sitcom Two and A Half Men, but she is better known for her work in the famous horror movie The Ring and also played the role of Samara Morgan the evil, in The Ring Two. She is also known to star in various plays, with the biggest one being Wendy in Peter Pan, and Sleeping Beauty in Thousand Oaks Civic Light Opera. She has also worked as a voice actress for W.I.T.C.H. and Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.
Heather Locklear As Laura Then
In the show, Heather Locker played the character of Laura. She was Alan’s divorce lawyer. With Charlie hitting on any woman he wants, he decided to pursue Laura no matter might happen. However, Charlie made a grave mistake in constantly lying to her while she was dating her. After Charlie and Laura broke up, Laura made her revenge by ruining Alan’s divorce settlement, forcing him to look for a new lawyer.
Heather Locklear As Laura Now
Heather Locker was already famous before she joined the comedy sitcom Two and A Half Men, in fact, during the 80’s and the 90’s no other famous name could be heard except for Heather Locker’s. She is known for her performances in Spin City and Melrose Place. She regularly used to be found on tabloids due to her controversial divorce and various health issues. Some of her recent works include Too Close To Home, Fresh Off The Boat, and Franklin & Bash, among many others.