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Karissa Staples

Karissa Lee Staples was born in Portland, Maine. At 19, after years of performing in community and professional theater productions, she moved to New York City to study at an acting conservatory before ultimately landing in Los Angeles. Staples is best known for her series regular roles as Victoria Jagger in the Gemini-nominated sitcom, "What's Up,... See full bio »

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 2014 The Lottery (TV Series)
Perry Sommers
- In Extremis (2014) ... Perry Sommers (as Karissa Lee Staples)
- Mr. Torino (2014) ... Perry Sommers (as Karissa Lee Staples)
- Truth Be Told (2014) ... Perry Sommers (as Karissa Lee Staples)
- St. Michael (2014) ... Perry Sommers (as Karissa Lee Staples)
- Sleep Deprived (2014) ... Perry Sommers
 2014 Masters of Sex (TV Series)
- Below the Belt (2014) ... Cindy (as Karissa Lee Staples)
 2014 Grimm (TV Series)
- My Fair Wesen (2014) ... Donna (as Karissa Lee Staples)
 2013 Necessary Roughness (TV Series)
- Sympathy for the Devil (2013) ... Paloma (as Karissa Lee Staples)
- Sucker Punch (2013) ... Paloma (as Karissa Lee Staples)
- The Game's Afoot (2013) ... Paloma (as Karissa Lee Staples)
- Bringing the Heat (2013) ... Paloma (as Karissa Lee Staples, credit only)
- Good Will Haunting (2013) ... Paloma (as Karissa Lee Staples)
 2011-2012 What's Up Warthogs! (TV Series)
- Dissing Cousins (2012) ... Victoria
- The Paperclip Principal (2012) ... Victoria
- Time Travelling with Flare (2012) ... Victoria
- The Show That Never Ends (2012) ... Victoria
- Inauguration Complication (2012) ... Victoria
 2010 The 3rd Birthday (Video Game) (voice)
 2010 90210 (TV Series)
- I See London, I See France... (2010) ... Patty (as Karissa Lee Staples)
 2009 Red Hook
 2009 I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell
Target Girl (as Karissa Lee Staples)
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 2007 The 2007 Miss America Pageant (TV Movie)
Herself - Miss Maine
 2006 Pageant School: Becoming Miss America (TV Movie)
Herself - Miss Maine

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Karissa Lee Staples


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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She was accepted on the spot to attend the New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts- School for Film and TV (fall '08). See more »

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