Karen Carlson

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Karen Carlson
Born(1945-01-15) January 15, 1945 (age 69)
Shreveport, Louisiana, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active1967-2008
Spouse(s)David Soul (m. 1968–77)(divorced)
 
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Karen Carlson
Born(1945-01-15) January 15, 1945 (age 69)
Shreveport, Louisiana, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active1967-2008
Spouse(s)David Soul (m. 1968–77)(divorced)

Karen Carlson (born January 15, 1945) is an American actress.

Life and career[edit]

Carlson was born in Shreveport, Louisiana and educated at Louisiana Polytechnic University (now Louisiana Tech University) in Ruston, Louisiana. She appeared in many television series and a few films. Her film credits include Shame, Shame, Everybody Knows Her Name (1969), The Candidate (1972) with Robert Redford and The Octagon (1980) with Chuck Norris. Carlson played the roles of Nancy Scotfield in seven episodes of the soap opera Dallas (1986) and Sarah Hallisey in 12 episodes of In the Heat of the Night. In the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, she guest-starred on the television series The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (1967), Mission: Impossible (1971), Bonanza (1973), Starsky and Hutch (1976–77), Centennial (1978), The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (1979), Hill Street Blues (1983), Hotel (1987) and many more. Her last appearance was in the film A Father's Rights (2008) with Deborah Allen.

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Pam Jackson
Miss Arkansas
1964
Succeeded by
Rhonda Oglesby