Mar. 23rd, 1976
Fountain Valley, California, USA
Keri Russell's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2016 - Free State of Jones
2014 - Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
2013 - Dark Skies
2013 - Austenland
2012 - Goats
2010 - Extraordinary Measures
2008 - Bedtime Stories
2007 - Waitress
2007 - The Girl in the Park
2007 - August Rush
2006 - Rohtenburg
2006 - Mission: Impossible III
2005 - The Upside of Anger
2002 - We Were Soldiers
2000 - Mad About Mambo
Guest TV Roles
Herself (Seasons 4-6)
Herself - Guest
Widow Carr (Voiced)
Herself - Guest
Keri Russell began her career on the Mickey Mouse Club in 1991. She stayed with the show until 1993. After leaving MMC (1989) (where she, along with her fellow castmates recorded an album, MMC), she moved to LA to pursue an acting career. She starred in Aaron Spelling's Malibu Shores (1996) on NBC.
- Siblings are Todd and Julie.
- She attended Highlands Ranch High School in Highlands Ranch, Colorado.
- (August 1999) Cut her signature long, curly locks.
- Gave birth to a boy, River Russell Deary, on June 9, 2007 in New York City.
- Wed Shane Deary at the Harrison restaurant in NYC's West Village on Valentine's Day, 2007, before ten immediate family members.
- Is still friends with fellow _"MMC" (1989)_ (qv) cast member 'Ilana Miller (I)' (qv). She brought Ilana with her to the 1999 MTV Movie Awards.
- Currently (2006) serving as a model and spokesperson for Cover Girl cosmetics.
- Did not return for the final season of _"MMC" (1989)_ (qv) in order to film the short-lived sitcom _"Daddy's Girls" (1994)_ (qv).