Turner, Karri 1966–

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Turner, Karri 1966–


Full name, Karri Kathleen Turner; born December 21, 1966, in Fort Worth, TX; raised in Bentonville, AR. Education: Graduated from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts; studied drama at Oral Roberts University.


Agent—Diverse Talent Group, 1875 Century Park East, Suite 2250, Los Angeles, CA 90067. Manager—ROAR, 9701 Wilshire Blvd., Eighth Floor, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.


Actress. Performed with the Groundlings comedy troupe and the West Coast Ensemble theater company. Host of awards presentations and tributes. Appeared on several tours with the United Service Organization (USO) and visited members of the military.


Television Appearances; Series:

Tanya Kavasi, Wild Oats, Fox, 1994.

One Minute to Air, CBC, 1996.

Lieutenant Harriet Sims Roberts, JAG, CBS, 1997-2005.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Coming up Roses, CBS, 2001.

Television Appearances; Awards Presentations:

The Second Annual Family Television Awards, CBS, 2000.

Presenter, The 38th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, CBS, 2003.

Presenter, The 39th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards, CBS, 2004.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Honey Potts, "Caroline and the Freight King," Caroline in the City (also known as Caroline), NBC, 1996.

Honey Potts, "Caroline and the Buyer," Caroline in the City (also known as Caroline), NBC, 1997.

Marcy, "Love and Divorce American Style: Part 2," Suddenly Susan, NBC, 1997.

Tara Scully, "Christmas Carol," The X-Files, Fox, 1997.

Tara Scully, "Emily," The X-Files, Fox, 1997.

Voice of Kathie Lee Gifford, "Weight Gain 4000," South Park (animated), Comedy Central, 1997.

Herself, Politically Incorrect with Bill Maher (also known as P.I. and Politically Incorrect), ABC, 2000.

Herself, Pyramid, syndicated, 2002, 2003, 2004.

Judge, Pet Star, Animal Planet, 2003.

Lisa, "Better Halves," Heroes, NBC, 2006.

Lisa, "Seven Minutes to Midnight," Heroes, NBC, 2006.

Herself, Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List, Bravo, 2006 (multiple episodes).

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Tanya Kavasi, Wild Oats, Fox, 1994.

Film Appearances:

Wendi, Who's the Caboose?, Pilot Season Productions, 1997.

Susan, The Date (short film), 2003.

Ashley, Hurricane in the Rose Garden, 2006.

Some sources cite an appearance in It's Pat (also known as It's Pat: The Movie, Es Pat, and Was ist Pat?), Buena Vista, 1994.

Stage Appearances:

Appeared in various productions, including Amadeus, As You Like It, Cereal, Charley's Aunt, Godspell (musical), Hamlet, Hay Fever, The Merchant of Venice, South Pacific (musical), and Talking with. Appeared productions associated with the military, including a tribute to veterans.


Video Games:

Voice of Delilah, Soviet Strike, 1996.



TV Guide, January 26, 2002; December 28, 2002, p. 10.


Karri Turner,http://www.karriturner.net, January 20, 2007.

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