Jun. 11th, 1967
Clare Carey's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
Guest TV Roles[none found]
Carey was born at a Catholic mission in Zimbabwe where her father (a doctor) and mother (a teacher) were serving. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two children.
Though having acted in many films, Carey is best known for her recurring roles in episodic television, most notable for her role as Kelly Fox on the American sitcom Coach and her role as Macy Carlson, the Olsen twins' mother on the short-lived ABC Family sitcom So Little Time. She has also had recurring roles on Point Pleasant, in the role of Sarah Parker, Jericho as bartender Mary Bailey, and Crash as Christine Emory, and made a guest star appearance in Eli Stone as a lawyer opposing Eli in court. Carey also did a cameo in the award winning indie film La Cucina that premiered on Showtime in December 2009. She plays Rachel Hunter's girlfriend.
She also played a part in NCIS episode "Life Before His Eyes" as Ann Gibbs, the mother of Leroy Jethro Gibbs played by Mark Harmon.
- Her place of birth has been publicly disputed, with some information showing she was born in "Zimbabwe" (which was called Rhodesia until 13 years after her birth) while other references identify her as born in Santa Fe, New Mexico.