Thorne-Smith was born in San Francisco, California, and grew up in Menlo Park, a suburb south of San Francisco.
Her father, Walter Smith, was a computer market researcher, and her mother, Lora Thorne, was a therapist.
Al Bundy is a misanthropic women's shoe salesman with a miserable life.
He hates his job, his wife is lazy, his son is dysfunctional (especially with women), and his daughter is dim-witted and promiscuous.
Set to the soundtrack of the '60s, a Philadelphia family moves toward the cultural upheaval in the years ahead.
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Courtney Thorne-Smith’s parents divorced when she was only seven years old.
After that, she spent her days with both parents at different stages.
She attended Menlo-Atherton High School, in Atherton, California, and graduated from Tamalpais High School, in Mill Valley, California, in 1985.
She also performed with the Ensemble Theater Company in Mill Valley while attending high school.
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