Autumn Reeser

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Autumn Reeser
Autumn Reeser by David Shankbone.jpg
Autumn Reeser at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival
BornAutumn Alicia Reeser
(1980-09-21) September 21, 1980 (age 34)
La Jolla, California, U.S.
Years active2001–present
Spouse(s)Jesse Warren (m. 2009)
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Autumn Reeser
Autumn Reeser by David Shankbone.jpg
Autumn Reeser at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival
BornAutumn Alicia Reeser
(1980-09-21) September 21, 1980 (age 34)
La Jolla, California, U.S.
Years active2001–present
Spouse(s)Jesse Warren (m. 2009)

Autumn Alicia Reeser (born September 21, 1980) is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Taylor Townsend on the Fox series The O.C., and Lizzie Grant on HBO's Entourage.

Personal life[edit]

Reeser was born in La Jolla, California, the daughter of Kim (née Handel) and Tom Reeser. Reeser performed musical theater in her hometown from the age of six until she left at seventeen. After graduating from Carlsbad High School, she moved to Los Angeles to study at UCLA. She graduated from UCLA in 2004.[1] She also studied acting at the Beverly Hills Playhouse acting school.[2] Reeser lives in Hollywood, California. She enjoys scrapbooking, painting, and playing with her Papillon dog named Gatsby (after the book The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald).

On May 9, 2009, Reeser married writer/director Jesse Warren in Ojai, California.[3] They have two sons: Finneus James Warren, born on May 10, 2011[4] and Dashiell Ford Warren, born on November 25, 2013.[5]


Reeser is perhaps best known for her character Taylor Townsend on popular television series, The O.C.. She first appeared during the third season and joined as a regular cast member the following season. In addition to The O.C., Reeser has appeared on numerous television shows including HBO's Entourage, WB's Maybe It's Me, ABC's Complete Savages, WB's Grounded for Life, FX Network's It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, ABC's Pushing Daisies, Fox's Human Target, CBS's Ghost Whisperer, TNT's Raising the Bar, The CW pilot The World According to Barnes,[6] and the ABC Family's October film Nature of the Beast. Additionally, Reeser played the starring role of Phoebe Valentine, Goddess of the Oracle at Delphi, in the CW Network series Valentine. Reeser also appeared in the ABC television series No Ordinary Family during the 2010-11 season.[7] Reeser co-starred in the short-lived military drama Last Resort during the 2012-2013 season.[7]

She has also appeared in a number of films including the 2008 sequel of a 1980s cult classic, Lost Boys: The Tribe, Smokin' Aces 2: Assassins' Ball, The Girl Next Door, and a movie musical by the High School Musical producers, called "The American Mall."

Reeser has also appeared in Internet projects, including four YouTube trailers for the novel Celebutantes as the book's narrator Lola Santisi and as a guest-star on The Bannen Way, a serial action show created by her husband, Jesse Warren.

Maxim ranked Reeser as the 57th most beautiful woman in the world in 2006.[8] She also appeared on the cover of the December 2006 issue of Stuff magazine (U.S. version). Reeser is a spokesperson for Clean & Clear.

Reeser appears regularly in The Thrilling Adventure Hour, a staged show in the style of old-time radio. She is the star of the segment Amelia Earhart: Fearless Flyer.

In the fall of 2010, she starred in the concert revue For The Record: Quentin Tarantino in Los Angeles.

Reeser also contributed to the 2008 video game Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3, voicing Commander Lissette Hanley of the Allied Nations. Her character also appears in the demo.


2003Plagiarist, TheThe PlagiaristIreneShort film
2004Girl Next Door, TheThe Girl Next DoorJane
2004Art Thief Musical!ClarityShort film
2005Our Very OwnMelora Kendall
2007Palo AltoJamie
2008Lost Boys: The TribeNicoleVideo
2010Smokin' Aces 2: Assassins' BallKaitlyn 'AK-47' TremorVideo
2010Big Bang, TheThe Big BangFay Neman
2012Let the Trumpet TalkLeadShort film
2012So UndercoverBizzy
2001Star Trek: VoyagerVentu GirlEpisode: "Natural Law"
2001ThrillsAllisonEpisode: "A Most Dangerous Desire"
2001UndressedErica7 episodes
2001–04Grounded for LifeAlison6 episodes
2002Maybe It's MeBeckyEpisodes: "The Prom Episode, Parts 1 and 2"
2002Birds of PreySherry the GirlfriendEpisode: "Prey for the Hunter"
2002Brady Bunch in the White House, TheThe Brady Bunch in the White HouseMarcia BradyTV movie
2002–03George LopezPiper MoreyEpisodes: "Token of Unappreciation" and "Girl Fight"
2003CSI: Crime Scene InvestigationRachel LyfordEpisode: "Invisible Evidence"
2004Cold CaseSister Grace AshleyEpisode: "The Boy in the Box"
2004–05Complete SavagesAngela12 episodes
2005It's Always Sunny in PhiladelphiaMeganEpisode: "Charlie Wants an Abortion"
2005–07O.C., TheThe O.C.Taylor Townsend31 episodes
2006Independent LensLaurenEpisode: "My Life... Disoriented"
2007World According to Barnes, TheThe World According to BarnesSheriTV movie
2007Ghost WhispererSloane AlexanderEpisode: "Don't Try This at Home"
2007Nature of the BeastJuliaTV movie
2008American Mall, TheThe American MallMadison HuxleyTV movie
2008Pushing DaisiesKentucky FitzEpisode: "Bzzzzzzzzz!"
2008–09ValentinePhoebe Valentine8 episodes
2009Raising the BarAshley Hastings3 episodes
2009–10EntourageLizzie Grant10 episodes
2010Human TargetLaylaEpisodes: "Lockdown" and "Baptiste"
2010Bannen Way, TheThe Bannen WayJailbaitWeb series
2010–11No Ordinary FamilyKatie Andrews20 episodes
2011Royal PainsJane CameronEpisode: "Run, Hank, Run"
2011–13Hawaii Five-0Dr. Gabrielle Asano6 episodes
2012Jane by DesignCharlotteEpisode: "The Wedding Gown"
2012–13Last ResortKylie Sinclair13 episodes
2012Love at the Thanksgiving Day ParadeEmily JonesTV movie
2013Necessary RoughnessAbigail Bruce7 episodes


  1. ^ "NOTABLE ALUMNI ACTORS". UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. Retrieved September 29, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Autumn Reeser On The Beverly Hills Playhouse Acting School". Retrieved 2014-07-28. 
  3. ^ "The O.C.'s Autumn Reeser Reveals Wedding Details". People. June 8, 2009. Retrieved May 8, 2010. 
  4. ^ "No Ordinary Family’s Autumn Reeser Welcomes Son Finn – Moms & Babies – Moms & Babies -". May 10, 2011. Retrieved October 29, 2012. 
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  6. ^ The World According to Barnes at the Internet Movie Database
  7. ^ a b Rice, Lynette (May 12, 2010). "Breaking: ABC picks up 'No Ordinary Family' starring Michael Chikilis". Entertainment Weekly. Archived from the original on 13 May 2010. Retrieved May 12, 2010. 
  8. ^ "". Maxim Magazine Hot 100 Women of 2006. Archived from the original on 21 January 2007. Retrieved January 23, 2007. 


Patrick Loubatière. No Ordinary Girl (Book, 2014).

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