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 - August Rush
2007 - Waitress
2007 - The Girl in the Park
2006 - Mission: Impossible III
2006 - Rohtenburg
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)
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.
- Is an accomplished Dancer.
- Had a child in real life almost exactly a year after playing a pregnant woman in _Waitress (2007)_ (qv).
- 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.
- Keri was not a strong singer when she was on _"MMC" (1989)_ (qv) in the early nineties. She very rarely sang solo. She was hired for her acting and dancing abilities.
- Raised in Mesa, Arizona and Denver, Colorado.
- (August 1999) Cut her signature long, curly locks.
- Keri and her husband are remodeling a brownstone in Brooklyn [November, 2007].
- Currently (2006) serving as a model and spokesperson for Cover Girl cosmetics.