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To an outside observer, Kristen looks like your normal, run-of-the-mill, middle-aged Midwestern mom, or maybe the nice lady next door who brings you cookies on your birthday. After discovering that her suppressed dorkyness and sarcasm were, in fact, assets, Kristen embraced those qualities with extensive improv training at the Groundlings, Second ... See full bio »

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Half-Baked Claire
Pushing Daisies
Pushing Daisies Nora McQuoddy
Erased Detective Conner
Cross Nurse Sullivan


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 2012-2013 Half-Baked (TV Series)
- Our New Commercial (2013) ... Claire
- Wild Foods (2013) ... Claire
- Claire Learns a Lesson: Part 2 (2012) ... Claire
- Claire Learns a Lesson: Part 1 (2012) ... Claire
- I Have a Fan (2012) ... Claire
 2012 You're Whole (TV Series)
Starmato Mom
- Finger Puppets/Saxophone/Fish Tank (2012) ... Starmato Mom
 2012 Hysteresis (Short)
 2011 Cross (Video)
Nurse Sullivan
 2010 Acts of God (Short)
 2009 Perry's Fairies (Short)
Mrs. Cloutier
 2008 The Young and the Restless (TV Series)
Social Worker
- Episode #1.9042 (2008) ... Social Worker (uncredited)
 2008 Pushing Daisies (TV Series)
Nora McQuoddy
- The Legend of Merle McQuoddy (2008) ... Nora McQuoddy
 2008 Erased
Detective Conner
 2007/I Hunter (Short)
Applicant 3
 2007 Stefan's Green Card (Short)
 2006 Disappearing (Short)
 2006 Agatha (Short)
Jane Sanders
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  Half-Baked (TV Series) (written by - 10 episodes, 2012 - 2013) (creator - 1 episode, 2012)
- Our New Commercial (2013) ... (written by)
- Wild Foods (2013) ... (written by)
- Claire Learns a Lesson: Part 2 (2012) ... (written by)
- Claire Learns a Lesson: Part 1 (2012) ... (written by)
- I Have a Fan (2012) ... (written by)
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 2012 Half-Baked (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Sheila (2012)
- Rabbit Food (2012)
- Superhero (2012)
- That's Real Fire (2012)
- The Substitute (2012)
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 2013 Half-Baked (TV Series) (1 episode)
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 2013 Half-Baked (TV Series) (composer - 1 episode)
- Our New Commercial (2013) ... (composer: theme music)
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 2012 Half-Baked (TV Series) (producer - 1 episode)
- The Substitute (2012) ... (producer)

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5' 8" (1.73 m)

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Lived in Bangkok for six years when she was young, and can still speak a little Thai in a pinch.



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