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Teri Austin was born on April 17, 1957 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada as Teresa Austin. She is an actress, known for Knots Landing (1979), Raising Cain (1992) and The Vindicator (1986). See full bio »
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 2000 An American Daughter (TV Movie)
 1998 Baywatch (TV Series)
- The Natural (1998) ... Mom
 1997 Total Security (TV Series)
 1997 Life... and Stuff (TV Series)
- The First One (1997) ... Melissa
 1997 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Claire Reed
- Delusions of Murder (1997) ... Claire Reed
 1996 Bedtime (TV Series)
 1996 The Dark Mist
 1995 Baywatch Nights (TV Series)
Lt. Amanda Cash
- Pressure Cooker (1995) ... Lt. Amanda Cash
 1995 One West Waikiki (TV Series)
Carrie Travis
- Unhappily Ever After (1995) ... Carrie Travis
 1994 Models Inc. (TV Series)
- Till Death Do Us Part (1994) ... Dinah
- Blind by Love (1994) ... Dinah
 1994 Beverly Hills, 90210 (TV Series)
- Cuffs and Links (1994) ... Ingrid
- A Pig Is a Boy Is a Dog (1994) ... Ingrid
 1993 Connections (TV Movie)
Ann Wilson / Tracy Lee
 1993 L.A. Law (TV Series)
Morgan Farrell
- Rhyme and Punishment (1993) ... Morgan Farrell
 1993 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Louise Walton
- A Death in Hong Kong (1993) ... Louise Walton
 1993 In the Heat of the Night (TV Series)
Alice Tanner
- A Deadly Affection (1993) ... Alice Tanner
 1993 Haute tension (TV Series)
- Mortelles rencontres (1993) ... Ann
 1992 Wings (TV Series)
Shannon Moss
- Just Say No (1992) ... Shannon Moss
 1990-1992 Matlock (TV Series)
Beth / Lisa Bateman
- The Vacation (1992) ... Beth
- The Talk Show (1990) ... Lisa Bateman
 1991 Charlie Hoover (TV Series)
Joanna Newhall
- Old Flame (1991) ... Joanna Newhall
 1991 Seinfeld (TV Series)
- The Stranded (1991) ... Ava
- The Revenge (1991) ... Ava
 1991 Scene of the Crime (TV Series)
Various Characters (1991-1992)
 1990 Cop Rock (TV Series)
Trish Vaughn
 1990 Johnny Ryan (TV Movie)
Paula Westridge
 1990 Counterstrike (TV Series)
The Guide
- Art for Art's Sake (1990) ... The Guide (as Tanya Austin)
 1990 Material World (TV Series)
- Episode #1.5 (1990)
 1990 Quantum Leap (TV Series)
Dana Barrenger
- Her Charm - September 26, 1973 (1990) ... Dana Barrenger
 1989 Street Legal (TV Series)
Alex Roper
- See No Evil (1989) ... Alex Roper
 1989/I False Witness (TV Movie)
Sandralee Dawson
 1989 Free Spirit (TV Series)
Melissa Simpson
- Guess Who's Staying for Dinner? (1989) ... Melissa Simpson
 1988 Rescue Me (TV Movie)
 1988 Night Heat (TV Series)
- Goodbodies (1988) ... Shelly (as Tanya Austin)
 1988 Dangerous Love
 1986 The Vindicator
Lauren Lehman
 1985 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
Annie Benton
- The King of the Stuntmen (1985) ... Annie Benton
 1985 Terminal Choice
Lylah Crane
 1983 The Sex and Violence Family Hour (Video)
Various Personalities
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Alternate Names:

Tanya Austin

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[on leaving acting to work with animals] When I put my head on the pillow at the end of the day, it's not what fills me with joy. But knowing that I've got an appointment with Captain Crunch the next day and he might go home to a new home, that makes me smile! See more »


Performed on TV, stage, improvisation and radio drama in her native Toronto, Canada. She studied theater in York University in Toronto. See more »

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