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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Lea Katherine Thompson (born May 31, 1961, height 5' 3" (1,60 m)) is an American actress and director. She is best known for her 1990s NBC situation comedy Caroline in the City and her portrayal of Lorraine Baines McFly, Marty McFly's mother, in the Back to the Future trilogy. As a staple in big budget/high profile blockbusters of the 1980's and 90's, other roles include Red Dawn, Howard the Duck, Jaws 3-D, Some Kind of Wonderful, The Beverly Hillbillies and All the Right Moves.
May 31, 1961, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
1983 Jaws 3-DKelly Ann Bukowski 1984 Red DawnErica 1985 Back to the FutureLorraine Baines 1986 Howard the DuckBeverly Switzler 1986 SpaceCampKathryn Fairly 1987 Some Kind of WonderfulAmanda Jones 1989 Back to the Future Part IILorraine 1990 Back to the Future Part IIIMaggie McFly / Lorraine McFly 1993 Dennis the MenaceAlice Mitchell 1993 The Beverly HillbilliesLaura Jackson 1994 The Little RascalsMs. Roberts 2011 J. EdgarLela Rogers 2014 Left BehindIrene Steele 2015 Back in TimeHerself 2018 Sierra Burgess Is a LoserMrs. BurgessLimited to the 15 most popular items