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Karen O


Karen O was born on November 22, 1978 in South Korea as Karen Lee Orzolek. She has been married to Barnaby Clay since December 2011. See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 The Oscars (TV Special) (music: "The Moon Song") / (performer: "The Moon Song")
 2013 Her (performer: "The Moon Song" - as Karen O.) / (writer: "The Moon Song" - as Karen O.)
 2012 Frankenweenie (performer: "Strange Love") / (writer: "Strange Love" - as Karen Orzolek)
 2012 Winning Streak (writer: "Cheated Hearts" - as Karen Orzelek)
 2011 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo ("Immigrant Song")
 2011 Glee (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Sue Sylvester Shuffle (2011) ... (writer: "Thriller/Heads Will Roll" - uncredited)
 2010 Jackass 3D (Documentary) (performer: "If You're Gonna Be Dumb, You Gotta Be Tough")
 2010 Kaboom (writer: "Soft Shock" - as Karen Orzolek)
 2009 Where the Wild Things Are (performer: "Rumpus Reprise" - as Karen O) / (performer: "Worried Shoes", "Animal", "Rumpus", "Hideaway", "Building All Is Love", "On The Shore", "Heads Up", "All Is Love") / (producer: "Worried Shoes", "Animal", "Rumpus", "Rumpus Reprise", "Hideaway", "Building All Is Love", "On The Shore", "Heads Up", "All Is Love") / (writer: "Animal", "Rumpus", "Rumpus Reprise", "Hideaway", "Building All Is Love", "On The Shore", "Heads Up", "All Is Love")
 2009 Reading and Leeds Festival (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Radiohead (2009) ... (writer: "Heads Will Roll")
 2009 Tell Them Anything You Want: A Portrait of Maurice Sendak (TV Short documentary) (performer: "Hideaway - Reprise", "Suicidal Worried Shoes", "Worried Shoes Instrumental") / (writer: "Discovery Demo", "Hideaway - Reprise")
 2008 The Ruins (writer: "Phenomena")
 2008 August (writer: "Rich")
 2006 Jackass Number Two (Documentary) ("Backass") / (performer: "Backass" - as Karen O)
 2005 House of Wax (writer: "Cut Me Up")
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Other Works:

Yeah Yeah Yeah EP: Let Me Know/Gold Lion Remixes (2006). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 2 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

The Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

I'm not a 21-year-old angsty self-destructive rapscallion anymore. See more »

Trivia:

(April 18, 2015) Expecting her 1st child with her husband Barnaby Clay. See more »

Nickname:

Karen O

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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