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Kristine Sutherland

Kristine Sutherland's first love was theater. She went to an audition in high school as moral support for a friend but ended up auditioning herself. She worked as an actress on stage through the 80s, landing a few pilot roles as well as her small secretary part in Legal Eagles (1986) and her big-screen debut in Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989), In ... See full bio »
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 2013 The Following (TV Series)
Parker's Mother
- The Fall (2013) ... Parker's Mother
 2010-2011 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Dean McKenzie
- Episode #1.10861 (2011) ... Dean McKenzie
- Episode #1.10785 (2010) ... Dean McKenzie
- Episode #1.10780 (2010) ... Dean McKenzie
- Episode #1.10776 (2010) ... Dean McKenzie
 2008 New Amsterdam (TV Series)
Didi Gleason
- Reclassified (2008) ... Didi Gleason
 2008 Comanche Moon (TV Mini-Series)
Elmira Forsythe
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Elmira Forsythe
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... Elmira Forsythe
 2002 Providence (TV Series)
Joyce Moore
- Things Have Changed (2002) ... Joyce Moore
 1994 California Dreams (TV Series)
Ariel Lange
- Daddy's Girl (1994) ... Ariel Lange
 1986-1987 Easy Street (TV Series)
- Will Power (1987) ... Martha
- Pilot (1986)
 1986 The Art of Being Nick (TV Movie)
Marlene Moore
 1984 Remington Steele (TV Series)
Pamela Johns
- Let's Steele a Plot (1984) ... Pamela Johns
 1984 Hot Pursuit (TV Series)
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(Talking About Family Portaits) "Ideally, they are not only a portrait that captures a moment in time but also a portrait that captures the relationships between family members."


Was cast as Buffy's mother, Joyce Summers, in Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997) because the producers thought she and Sarah Michelle Gellar, who played Buffy, looked a lot like each other. See more »

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