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Karen Grassle


Karen Grassle was born on February 25, 1942 in Berkeley, California, USA as Karen Trust Grassle. She is an actress and writer, known for Little House on the Prairie (1974), Wyatt Earp (1994) and Cocaine: One Man's Seduction (1983). See full bio »
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Known For

Little House on the Prairie
Little House on the Prairie Caroline Ingalls
(1974-1982)
Wyatt Earp
Wyatt Earp Mrs. Sutherland
(1994)
Cocaine: One Man's Seduction
(1983)
Battered
Battered Susannah Hawks
(1978)

Filmography

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 2017 Lasso (post-production)
Lillian
 2017 Where's Roman? (Short)
Mysterious Woman (rumored)
 2012 My Greatest Teacher
Aunt Dorothy
 2012 Tales of Everyday Magic
Aunt Dorothy
 1987-1988 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Fay Hewitt / Christine Stoneham
- Murder in a Minor Key (1987) ... Christine Stoneham
 1985 Between the Darkness and the Dawn (TV Movie)
Ellen Foster Holland
 1983 Hotel (TV Series)
Susan Walker
- Christmas (1983) ... Susan Walker
 1983 Cocaine: One Man's Seduction (TV Movie)
Barbara Gant
 1981 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Paula
 1981 Harry's War
Kathy
 1979 Crisis in Mid-air (TV Movie)
Betsy Culver
 1978 Battered (TV Movie)
Susannah Hawks
 1978 The President's Mistress (TV Movie)
The President's Mistress / Donna Morton
 1977 Emily, Emily (TV Movie)
Terry
 1974 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Fran
- The Wiving (1974) ... Fran
 1951 Love of Life (TV Series)
Bonnie Draper (early '70s)
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Show Show Self (19 credits)
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Other Works:

(March 19 to April 8, 1995) She played Sue in Marsha Norman's play, "Trudy Blues," in a Humana Festival production at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky with Joanne Camp (Ginger); Leo Burmester (Don); Karenjune Sánchez (Maria, Admirer); Ann Bean (Connie, Sales Person, Waitress); Anne Pitoniak (Annie); ... See more »

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

No. I never tell people how old I am. As an actor, it's not in my interest. See more »

Trivia:

After Little House on the Prairie (1974) ended, she was featured as a guest star on various television shows and toured the country performing in numerous plays. Later on, she moved to Louisville, Kentucky, to continue her work in the theater. She was the co-founder and artistic director of Santa Fe's Resource Theatre Company and starred in "Wit" at the Arizona Theater Company. See more »

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