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Alyson Hannigan

Alyson Hannigan was born in Washington, D.C., to Emilie (Posner), a real estate agent, and Al Hannigan, a truck driver. She began her acting career in Atlanta at the young age of 4 in commercials sponsoring such companies as McDonald's, Six Flags, and Oreos. She is a seasoned television actress veteran, guest starring in Picket Fences (1992), ... See full bio »

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How I Met Your Mother Lily Aldrin / Jasmine
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 2016 The First Wives Club (TV Movie) (pre-production)
 2014 The McCarthys (TV Series)
- Red Sox Swap (2014) ... Pam
 2014 Sofia the First (TV Series)
- Winter's Gift (2014) ... Winter (voice)
 2014 More Time with Family (TV Movie)
Cindy Rizzo
 2011-2013 American Dad! (TV Series)
- Finger Lenting Good (2013) ... (voice)
- Virtual In-Stanity (2011) ... Chelsea (voice)
 2011 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
 2011 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Melody Juniper
- Flaming Moe (2011) ... Melody Juniper (voice)
 2009 Tit for Tat (TV Series)
- The Booby Scare (2009) ... Ally
 2009 The Goode Family (TV Series)
- Graffiti in Greenville (2009) ... Michelle (voice)
 2004 King of the Hill (TV Series)
Stacey Gibson
- Talking Shop (2004) ... Stacey Gibson (voice)
 2004 Americana (TV Movie)
 2004 In the Game (TV Movie)
 2002-2003 Rugrats (TV Series)
Cynthia P.I. / Young Starlet
- Clown Around/The Baby Rewards (2003) ... Young Starlet (voice)
- Happy Taffy/Imagine That (2002) ... Cynthia P.I. (voice)
- Quiet, Please/Early Retirement (2002) ... Cynthia P.I. (voice)
 2000 The Wild Thornberrys (TV Series)
- Every Little Bit Alps (2000) ... Gerda (voice)
 1999-2000 100 Deeds for Eddie McDowd (TV Series)
- Return of Gigi (2000) ... Gigi (voice)
- All Howls Eve (1999) ... Gigi (voice)
 1999 Hayley Wagner, Star (TV Movie)
Jenna Jakes
 1996 For My Daughter's Honor (TV Movie)
 1996 Picket Fences (TV Series)
Peggy Patterson
- To Forgive Is Divine (1996) ... Peggy Patterson
 1996 A Case for Life (TV Movie)
 1996 Friends for Life (TV Movie)
Emma Daniels
 1995 The Stranger Beside Me (TV Movie)
 1994 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Cassie Peters
- Cassie's Choice (1994) ... Cassie Peters
 1993 Almost Home (TV Series)
- Hot Ticket (1993) ... Samantha
- The Dance (1993) ... Samantha
 1991 Switched at Birth (TV Movie)
Gina Twigg, Age 13-16
 1990 Roseanne (TV Series)
- Like, a New Job (1990) ... Jan
 1989-1990 Free Spirit (TV Series)
Jessie Harper
- Love and Death (1990) ... Jessie Harper
- Blast from the Past (1990) ... Jessie Harper
- We Gotta Be Me (1990) ... Jessie Harper
- Radio Nights (1989) ... Jessie Harper
- The New Secretary (1989) ... Jessie Harper
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Music video: Appeared in Tonic's "You Wanted More" video. See more »

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11 Interviews | 11 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 18 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Allison Hannigan


5' 4½" (1.64 m)

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It's like walking around a history book. You have all these beautiful buildings that were built before 1980. - on London. See more »


Member of Alpha Chi Omega sorority. See more »


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