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Karen Grassle


Karen Grassle was born on February 25, 1942 in Berkeley, California, USA as Karen Trust Grassle. She is an actress and writer, known for Little House on the Prairie (1974), Wyatt Earp (1994) and Little House: The Last Farewell (1984). See full bio »
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Known For

Little House on the Prairie
Little House on the Prairie Caroline Ingalls
(1974-1982)
Wyatt Earp
Wyatt Earp Mrs. Sutherland
(1994)
Little House: The Last Farewell
(1984)
Murder, She Wrote
Murder, She Wrote Christine Stoneham / Fay Hewitt
(1987-1988)

Filmography

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 2017 Lasso
Lillian
 2017 Where's Roman? (Short)
Mysterious Woman
 2012 My Greatest Teacher
Aunt Dorothy
 2012 Tales of Everyday Magic
Aunt Dorothy
 1994 Wyatt Earp
Mrs. Sutherland
 1987-1988 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Fay Hewitt / Christine Stoneham
- Harbinger of Death (1988) ... Fay Hewitt
- Murder in a Minor Key (1987) ... Christine Stoneham
 1985 Between the Darkness and the Dawn (TV Movie)
Ellen Foster Holland
 1984 Little House: The Last Farewell (TV Movie)
Caroline Ingalls
 1983 Hotel (TV Series)
Susan Walker
- Christmas (1983) ... Susan Walker
 1983 Cocaine: One Man's Seduction (TV Movie)
Barbara Gant
 1974-1982 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series)
Caroline Ingalls
- He Was Only Twelve: Part 2 (1982) ... Caroline Ingalls
- He Was Only Twelve: Part 1 (1982) ... Caroline Ingalls
- A Faraway Cry (1982) ... Caroline Ingalls
- A Promise to Keep (1982) ... Caroline Ingalls
- Days of Sunshine, Days of Shadow: Part 2 (1982) ... Caroline Ingalls
 1981 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Paula
 1981 Harry's War
Kathy
 1979 Little House Years (TV Movie)
Caroline Ingalls
 1979 Crisis in Mid-air (TV Movie)
Betsy Culver
 1978 Battered (TV Movie)
Susannah Hawks
 1978 The President's Mistress (TV Movie)
The President's Mistress / Donna Morton
 1977 Emily, Emily (TV Movie)
Terry
 1974 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
Fran
- The Wiving (1974) ... Fran
 1969 New York Television Theatre (TV Series)
- Hard Travelin' (1969)
 1951 Love of Life (TV Series)
Bonnie Draper (early '70s)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(March 17 to April 6, 1996) She played Charlotte in Elizabeth Dewberry's play, "Flesh and Blood," in a Humana Festival production at the Actors Theatre of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky with Adale O'Brien (Dorris); V Craig Heidenreich (Judd) and Liann Pattison (Crystal) in the cast. Mark Brokaw was director. See more »

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Personal Quote:

Well, yes! But you have to put the work first. It can be quite painful if you don't feel appreciated by your partner, or if you're supposed to be wildly attracted to them and you're not. But so what? We get to be actors. We are lucky to be able to work. See more »

Trivia:

After Little House on the Prairie (1974) ended, she was featured as a guest star on various television shows and toured the country performing in numerous plays. Later on, she moved to Louisville, Kentucky, to continue her work in the theater. She was the co-founder and artistic director of Santa Fe's Resource Theatre Company and starred in "Wit" at the Arizona Theater Company. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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