Missi Pyle, 39, played the Russian girl named Fran Stalinovskovichdavidovitchsky in the 2004 movie Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story. She also played Mrs. Beauregarde in the remake of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, in addition to many other movies and TV guest appearances.
Despite being born in Houston Texas, Missi Pyle was raised in Memphis, Tennessee. In September of 2008, she married a grizzly bear specialist for National Geographic, Casey Anderson, with Casey's grizzly bear, Brutus, serving as best man in the ceremony. She is currently in a country music band called Smith & Pyle with fellow musician, Shawnee Smith.
Missi has recently joined the cast of TV Land’s new comedy pilot titled I’m Not Dead Yet and is set to begin shooting sometime this month!