Rowan, Kelly 1967–

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ROWAN, Kelly 1967–


Born 1967, in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Education: Attended University of Western Ontario; studied acting at American Drama Academy and Neighborhood Playhouse, New York City.

Addresses: Agent—ICM, 8942 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211. Manager—Levine Management, 9028 West Sunset Blvd., Penthouse One, Los Angeles, CA 90069. Publicist—PMK/HBH, 8500 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 700, Beverly Hills, CA 90211.

Career: Actress. Appeared in television commercials; also worked as a fashion model.

Awards, Honors: Gemini Award, best performance by an actress in a leading role in a dramatic program or miniseries, Academy of Canadian Cinema and Television, 1994, for Adrift.


Film Appearances:

Lori Lee, The Gate, New Century Vista Film Company, 1987.

Cynthia, Shoot Me, 1988.

Cynthia, The Long Road Home, Oasis International, 1989.

Jane Banning, Peter's mother, Hook, TriStar, 1991.

Annie Tarrant, Candyman: Farewell to the Flesh (also known as Candyman II: Farewell to the Flesh), Gramercy, 1995.

Jennifer, Electra's neighbor, Assassins (also known as Day of Reckoning), Warner Bros., 1995.

Ellen Henry, One Eight Seven (also known as 187), Warner Bros., 1997.

Olivia, Three to Tango, Warner Bros., 1999.

Erin, Jet Boy, 2001.

Ashley Pryor, Greenmail, 2002.

Television Appearances; Series:

Mattie Shaw, Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years, syndicated, 1995.

Kirsten Cohen, The O.C., Fox, 2003—.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Claire, "It Don't Mean a Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing," A Girl Thing, Showtime, 2001.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Children of Divorce, NBC, 1980.

Student #3, The High Price of Passion, PBS, 1986.

Salesgirl, The Kidnapping of Baby Jane Doe (also known as Baby John Doe), 1987.

Gayla, Grave Secrets: The Legacy of Hilltop Drive (also known as Grave Secrets), CBS, 1992.

Sunny, Exclusive, ABC, 1992.

Eliza Terrio, Adrift, CBS, 1993.

Hallie Russell, Black Fox: Good Men and Bad, CBS, 1995.

Lydia/Lydathia, Mocking the Cosmos, Independent Film Channel, 1996.

Jane Cronin, A Match Made in Heaven, CBS, 1997.

Gina Moran, Rag and Bone, 1997.

A Mother's Wish, 1997.

Carolyn Blair, When He Didn't Come Home, CBS, 1998.

Evie Shaw, Loving Evangeline (also known as Harlequin's Loving Evangeline), The Movie Channel, 1998.

Jill, Late Last Night, Starz!, 1999.

Jeanne Rhymes, Anya's Bell, CBS, 1999.

Marci Elias, A Crime of Passion, 1999.

Ms. Lynn Walcott, The Truth about Jane, Lifetime, 2000.

Sharon, Scorn, 2000.

Anne Conroy, Proximity, Cinemax, 2001.

Mary, The Man Who Saved Christmas, CBS, 2002.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Marian McNorris, Boomtown, NBC, 2002.

Also appeared in Cold Feet, NBC.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Ellie Sanders, The Truth about Alex, HBO, 1986.

Allison, "Are You My Father?," Miracles and Other Mysteries, ABC, 1991.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Mount Royal, 1987.

Kim, "Goliath Is My Name," War of the Worlds, syndicated, 1988.

Rachel, "Daddy Mike," Growing Pains, ABC, 1990.

Dana, "90265," Dallas, CBS, 1991.

Julie Morrison, "Ocean Park," Sweating Bullets, CBS, 1992.

Isobel Pierce, "Virtual Future," The Outer Limits, Showtime and syndicated, 1995.

Stacy, "The Last Five Pounds Are the Hardest," The Burning Zone, UPN, 1997.

Kristin Stark, "In Another Life," The Outer Limits, Showtime and syndicated, 1998.

Michaela, "Little Sister: Parts 2 & 3," Da Vinci's Inquest, CBS, 1998.

Mom, "The Handwriting on the Wall," Chicken Soup for the Soul, PAX, 1999.

Eileen Nelson, "Slaves of Las Vegas," CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (also known as CSI), CBS, 2001.

Marian McNorris, "All Hallow's Eve," Boomtown, NBC, 2002.

Marian McNorris, "The David McNorris Show," Boomtown, NBC, 2002.

Marian McNorris, "Blackout," Boomtown, NBC, 2002.

Herself, The Wayne Brady Show, syndicated, 2003.

Herself, On–Air with Ryan Seacrest, syndicated, 2004.

Herself, Live with Regis and Kathie Lee, syndicated, 2004.

Also appeared as Janet Dawson, Michael Hayes, CBS; Gina Buchanan, To Have & to Hold, CBS.

Stage Appearances:

Appeared in Bloody Poetry, Globe Playhouse; So Many Words; The Gingerbread Lady, Coconut Grove Playhouse, FL; Approaching Lavender.



Halifax Herald, August 11, 1998.

Toronto Sun, July 27, 1997.