Beatrice Neuwirth is an American actress, singer and dancer. On television, she played Dr. Lilith Sternin, Frasier Crane's wife, on both the TV sitcom Cheers and its spin-off Frasier. The role won her two Emmy Awards. On stage she played the Tony Award–winning roles of Nickie in the revival of Sweet Charity and Velma Kelly in the revival of Chicago. Other Broadway musical roles include Morticia Addams in The Addams Family.