Kirsten Nelson

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Kirsten Nelson
Nelson speaking into a microphone
BornKirsten Nelson
(1966-10-03) October 3, 1966 (age 47)
Oklahoma, U.S.
Years active1993–present
 
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Kirsten Nelson
Nelson speaking into a microphone
BornKirsten Nelson
(1966-10-03) October 3, 1966 (age 47)
Oklahoma, U.S.
Years active1993–present

Kirsten Nelson (born October 3, 1966) is an American actress. Born in Oklahoma, though raised in Chicago, Nelson attended Northwestern University and became a founding member of Chicago's Roadworks Theatre Ensemble before moving to Los Angeles.[1] She currently stars in the USA Network dramedy Psych, where her character, Chief Karen Vick, is promoted to Chief of Police in Santa Barbara in Season 2. Nelson’s other roles include roles on Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The O'Keefes (as Ellie O’Keefe), Baby's Day Out, The Fugitive, Frasier, Ally McBeal, The West Wing, Just Shoot Me! and Boy Meets World. Nelson is a Lutheran.[2]

Filmography[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1993The FugitiveBetty
1994The UntouchablesDaisy
1994Baby's Day OutWoman in Park
1996Ned and StaceyWife
1997Three Women of PainLani
1997The PracticeJudy Burke
1999SmutMrs. Maplethorpe
1999The PretenderATF Agent Beth Swik
1999Boy Meets WorldJessica
1999ThanksPolly Winthrop
N/APensacola: Wings of GoldSgt. CarolDavis/Davidson
N/AJust Shoot Me!Helen
2001The West WingYoung Dolores Landingham
2002Buffy the Vampire SlayerLorraine Ross, second manager of Doublemeat Palace
N/AProvidenceKim
N/AAlly McBealConnie Dekumbis
2003The O'KeefesEllie O'Keefe
2004LarcenyDella
N/AFrasierEllie
2004Stuck in the SuburbsSusan Aarons
2005Without a TraceMs. MacPherson
2005Malcolm in the MiddleJeanieEpisode 6.22: "Mrs. Tri-County"
2005EverwoodEllie Beals
2005War of the WorldsBusinesswoman
2005Mrs. HarrisTV Interviewer
2006–presentPsychChief Karen Vick
2012NCISBeth Banks
2012Warehouse 13Judy Giltoy

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