Apr. 4th, 1950
Birmingham, Michigan, USA
Christine Lahti's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2015 - Safelight
2014 - Hateship, Loveship
2013 - Petunia
2009 - Obsessed
2008 - Yonkers Joe
2008 - Smart People
2001 - My First Mister
1995 - Hideaway
1992 - Leaving Normal
1991 - The Doctor
1990 - Funny About Love
1989 - Gross Anatomy
1987 - Housekeeping
1984 - Swing Shift
1982 - Ladies and Gentlemen, the Fabulous Stains
1981 - Whose Life Is It Anyway?
Guest TV Roles
Executive A.D.A. Sonya Paxton
- Good friends with 'Pamela Martin (I)' (qv).
- Lahti is Finnish for bay or cove.
- Her ancestry is Finnish.
- Traveled to Scotland with the Ann Arbor Mime Troupe.
- Worked as a waitress in the Original Improvisation during her New York years.
- Children with her husband 'Thomas Schlamme (I)' (qv): sons Wilson and Joseph; one daughter Emma.
- Protested alongside fellow actresses 'Sally Field' (qv) & 'Jane Fonda' (qv), and playwright 'Eve Ensler' (qv) urging the Mexican government to re-investigate the slayings of hundreds of women in Ciudad Juarez, on the Mexico-Texas border. (February 2004)
- During her early years in New York, Christine was a waitress and worked in Central Park as a mime.