Beth Littleford

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Beth Littleford
BethLittlefordApr2011.jpg
Littleford at the Night of Comedy 9 benefit to support the Children Affected by AIDS Foundation (CAAF) in Beverly Hills, California.
BornElizabeth Anna Halcyon Littleford
(1968-07-17) July 17, 1968 (age 46)
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
OccupationActress/Comedienne
Years active1996–present
Spouse(s)Rob Fox (1998-present; 2 children)
 
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Beth Littleford
BethLittlefordApr2011.jpg
Littleford at the Night of Comedy 9 benefit to support the Children Affected by AIDS Foundation (CAAF) in Beverly Hills, California.
BornElizabeth Anna Halcyon Littleford
(1968-07-17) July 17, 1968 (age 46)
Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
OccupationActress/Comedienne
Years active1996–present
Spouse(s)Rob Fox (1998-present; 2 children)

Elizabeth Anna Halcyon "Beth" Littleford[1] (born July 17, 1968) is an American actress, comedienne, and television personality. She is perhaps best known for being one of the original correspondents on the popular Comedy Central satirical news series The Daily Show from 1996 to 2000; she is also known as Tripp's mother Beth Campbell from I'm in the Band and Avery's mother, Ellen Jennings in Dog with a Blog.

Personal life[edit]

Littleford was born in Nashville, the daughter of Jackie, a professor, and Philip O. Littleford, a cardiologist and inventor. She grew up in Winter Park, Florida.[1] She lives in Los Angeles, California with her husband, producer and director Rob Fox. Littleford and Fox have one son, Jackson Oliver Fox, born on July 30, 2005. The couple adopted a daughter, Halcyon ‘Hallie’ Juna, who was born on March 23, 2012.[2]

Career[edit]

Littleford guest-starred on numerous television programs during the late 1990s and 2000s such as Spin City (where she had a multi-year occasional role), The West Wing, Family Guy, and Frasier. Littleford was also a celebrity commentator on VH1's I Love the 80s Strikes Back in 2003, I Love the 90s in 2004, I Love the 90s: Part Deux in 2005, I Love the New Millennium and The Great Debate in 2009. She was the female lead on the short-lived Fox series Method and Red, and also starred as Ben Tennyson's mother Sandra in Ben 10: Race Against Time, and reprised the role in the Ben 10: Alien Force episode 20 and again in Ben 10: Ultimate Alien. More recently, Littleford appeared in TV commercials for Laughing Cow cheese and a hotel chain. She starred in the Disney XD original show I'm in the Band, the 2010 Disney channel movie Starstruck, and played Suzanne Berger on MTV's The Hard Times of RJ Berger and Dana on ABC's Desperate Housewives. She also plays the Cascade Kitchen Counselor on the TV commercials (2012). She currently has a starring role in the Disney Channel original series Dog with a Blog.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1998A Cool, Dry PlaceSuzanne
1999The 24 Hour WomanLynn Shapiro
Picture ThisPatty
Mystery, AlaskaJanice Pettiboe
2002Unconditional LoveMorning Chicago TV HostTV Movie
2003The Big Wide World of Carl LaemkeLaurie Laemke
2005Saddam 17The receptionist
2007Ben 10: Race Against TimeSandra TennysonTV Movie
2008Drillbit TaylorBarbara
Happy CampersLexy
2009VeiledMarie
Take 2AmyMain Role
2010StarstruckBarbara Olson
2011Crazy, Stupid, LoveClaire Riley
2012Music HighKyle
Kidnap PartyAlison SlaterSupporting Role
2013Movie 43Mrs. CutlerSegment "The Thread"
It's Not You, It's MeSandy

Television (selected)[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2007Ben 10: Race Against TimeSandra TennysonTV-Movie
2009–2010Rules of EngagementLaura3 episodes
2010–2011I'm in the BandBeth Campbell
The Hard Times of RJ BergerSuzanne Berger
Desperate HousewivesDana2 episodes
2011Melissa & JoeyAsian's mom
2012–presentDog with a BlogEllen Jennings-JamesMain Role

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