Leigh-Allyn Baker

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Leigh-Allyn Baker
Born(1972-04-03) April 3, 1972 (age 42)
Murray, Kentucky, U.S. [1]
OccupationActress, director, voice artist
Years active1990–present
AgentCESD Talent Agency
Spouse(s)Keith Kauffman (2005-present)
Children2[2]
 
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Leigh-Allyn Baker
Born(1972-04-03) April 3, 1972 (age 42)
Murray, Kentucky, U.S. [1]
OccupationActress, director, voice artist
Years active1990–present
AgentCESD Talent Agency
Spouse(s)Keith Kauffman (2005-present)
Children2[2]

Leigh-Allyn Baker (born April 3, 1972) [3] is an American actress, director and voice artist. She had recurring roles as Hannah Webster on Charmed, as Ellen on Will & Grace, and a starring role as the matriarch Amy Duncan on the Disney Channel sitcom Good Luck Charlie. She also provided the voice of Abby on the Nickelodeon animated series Back at the Barnyard.

Career[edit]

Baker has done voice work in video games for the Star Trek and X-Men and guest starred in television shows such as That '70s Show, Early Edition, Yes, Dear and among other series. She also starred in the short-lived 1996 sitcom The Last Frontier, and voiced Lu Zhi in the 2010 game Age of Conan: Rise of the Godslayer

Baker is also known to television audiences for her recurring roles as Hannah Webster in the first season of Charmed and as Ellen, the long-time friend of Grace Adler (Debra Messing) on Will & Grace, which she played since the show began in 1998 through to its last season in 2006. She is also known for providing the voice of Abby in the Nickelodeon animated series Back at the Barnyard.

In late 2008, Baker appeared on several episodes of Hannah Montana playing Mickey, a morning show host. She starred as Amy Duncan, the matriarch of the Duncan family on the Disney Channel original sitcom, Good Luck Charlie, which ran from 2010-2014.

Baker has also made an appearance, along with her co-star Mia Talerico, on the sketch comedy show, So Random!

Personal life[edit]

Baker lived in Murray, Kentucky. She is married to an entertainment executive, Keith James Kauffman.[4] They have two sons, Griffin, born in 2009, and Baker James, born on September 18, 2012.[2]

Filmography[edit]

Film
YearFilmRoleNotes
1994Shrunken HeadsMitzi
1995Leprechaun 3Waitress
1997Inner ShadowGaika
Swing BladeLauranne
Breast MenImplant Removal Patient
1999A Wake in ProvidenceConnie
2000Very Mean MenMary
2004The CruxWoman Hanging from the Rope
2011Good Luck Charlie, It's ChristmasAmy DuncanDisney Channel Original Movie
Television
YearTitleRoleNotes
1996Almost PerfectGinaEpisode: "A Midseason Night's *** Comedy"
1996The Last FrontierJoy GarfieldEpisodes: "Babes in Joyland" and "Single White Pest"
1997Fired UpJanetEpisode: "Truth and Consequences"
1998–2006Will & GraceEllenAppeared in 19 episodes
1998–1999CharmedHannah WebsterEpisodes: "I've Got You Under My Skin," "The Wedding From Hell," "The Truth is Out There... And it Hurts," "The Witch is Back," and "Wicca Envy"
1999Family LawLaurie CarrigaloEpisode: "Damages"
2000Early EditionKate O'RourkeEpisode: "Luck o' the Irish"
2001The Geena Davis ShowMiss SusieEpisode: "Car Wash"
2002Yes, DearStaceyEpisode: "Johnny Ampleseed"
2003That 70s ShowOfficer DebbieEpisode: "Hey Hey What Can I Do?"
2005Las VegasCharleneEpisode: "When You Got To Go, You Go To Go"
2005Boston LegalFrannie HuberEpisode: "Tortured Souls"
2006American Dad!MargieEpisode: "It's Good to Be the Queen"
Voice role
2006HouseClaireEpisode: "Euphoria: Part 2"
2006The King of QueensJessicaEpisode: "Affair Trade"
2007–2011Back at the BarnyardAbby the Cow/Etta the Hen/various othersAppeared in 61 episodes
Voice role
2007In Case of EmergencyMaureenEpisodes: "Let Go, Let Golf," "Your Goose is Cooked," "The Good, Bad and the Mob," "Disorder in the Court," and "The Picture"
2007My Name is EarlNicole MosesEpisode: "Harassed a Reporter"
2008–2009Hannah MontanaMickeyEpisodes: "He Ain't a Hottie, He's My Brother" and "Welcome to the Bungle"
200812 Miles of Bad RoadMarilyn HartsongAppeared in all six episodes
2010–2014Good Luck CharlieAmy DuncanMain role; Disney Channel Original Series
2011The Penguins of MadagascarBella Bon Bueno /WomanEpisode: "Whispers and Coups/Brush with Danger"
Voice role
2011So Random!HerselfEpisode: "Leigh Allyn Baker and Mia Talerico"
2014Dog With a BlogCheriEpisode: "Who's Training Who?"
2014The 7DQueen Delightful
Video games
YearTitleRoleNotes
2000Star Trek: Voyager – Elite ForceCrewman Juliet Jurot
2002Command & Conquer: RenegadeDr. Sydney Mobius
2003Star Trek: Elite Force IIEnsign Juliet Jurot
Fatal Frame II: Crimson ButterflyMiyako Sudo and others
2004X-Men LegendsJean Grey
EverQuest IIMerchant and others
2005X-Men Legends II: Rise of ApocalypseJean Grey
Law & Order: Criminal IntentLaura Douglas/Caroline Higgins/Hanna Pritchard/Suzanne Stokes/Andrea Warren
2006Agatha Christie: Murder on the Orient ExpressCountess Andrenyi and Mary Debenham
2007God of War IILahkesis
Mass EffectAdditional voices
2008The Hardy Boys: The Hidden TheftLaura Hardy
2008Gears of War 2KR Pilot #2, COG Medic #1, Centaur Driver #1[5]
2009G.I. Joe: The Rise of the CobraScarlett
Halo WarsAdditional voices
2011Star Wars: The Old RepublicAdditional voices
2012The Secret WorldMadame Rogêt, additional voices
2013Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIIIAdditional voices

References[edit]

  1. ^ https://tv.yahoo.com/person/leigh-allyn-baker/credits.html
  2. ^ a b "Leigh-Allyn Baker Welcomes Son Baker James – Moms & Babies – Moms & Babies - People.com". Celebritybabies.people.com. 2012-09-21. Retrieved 2013-03-24. 
  3. ^ https://tv.yahoo.com/person/leigh-allyn-baker/credits.html
  4. ^ Tracked, Mommy. (2010-04-16) "Interview with Leigh-Allyn Baker. Shine.yahoo.com. Retrieved on 2013-01-29.
  5. ^ "Gears of War 2 Credits". Microsoft Game Studios. Retrieved 2014-09-03. 

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