Karen Elizabeth Austin (–2011)

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Karen Elizabeth Austin was born as Karen Austin Elizabeth. She was an actress, known for Passengers (2008), The Eye (2008) and Caprica (2009). She was married to Mel Tuck. She died on April 2, 2011. See full bio »


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Passengers Hospital Receptionist
The Eye Mrs. Hillman
Caprica Ruth
We're No Angels Bystander


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 2011 The Edge of the Garden (TV Movie)
Older Nora
 2010 A Paperback Life (Short)
Helen - Older
 2009-2010 Caprica (TV Series)
- Apotheosis (2010) ... Ruth
- Here Be Dragons (2010) ... Ruth
- The Heavens Will Rise (2010) ... Ruth
- False Labor (2010) ... Ruth
- There Is Another Sky (2010) ... Ruth
 2010 30 Days of Night: Dark Days (Video)
Elderly Woman (as Karen Austin)
 2010/I Confined
Elli Wolfram (as Karen Austin)
 2009 The Building (TV Movie)
Mrs. Spinelli (as Karen Austin)
 2009 Held Hostage (TV Movie)
Linda Rey Esty (as Karen Austin)
 2009 Wyvern (TV Movie)
Edna (as Karen Austin)
 2008 Passengers
Hospital Receptionist (as Karen Austin)
 2008 Mothers&Daughters
Micki Fan 2 (as Karen Austin)
 2008 The Eye
Mrs. Hillman (as Karen Austin)
 2008 Flash Gordon (TV Series)
- Thicker Than Water (2008) ... Lutie (as Karen Austin)
 2007 Anna's Storm (TV Movie)
Millie Wildflower (as Karen Austin)
 2007 Time and Again (TV Movie)
Caroline Nash (as Karen Austin)
 2006 Windup
Audre Schaddek (as Karen Austin)
 2006 A Trick of the Mind (TV Movie)
Elinda (as Karen Austin)
 2005 Masters of Horror (TV Series)
Mom / Quinn
- Homecoming (2005) ... Mom (as Karen Austin)
- Dance of the Dead (2005) ... Quinn (as Karen Austin)
 2005 The 4400 (TV Series)
Sara James
- Lockdown (2005) ... Sara James (as Karen Austin)
 2005 Earthsea (TV Mini-Series)
Farmer's Wife
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... Farmer's Wife (as Karen Austin)
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... Farmer's Wife (as Karen Austin)
 2004 Touching Evil (TV Series)
Older Woman
- Y Me (2004) ... Older Woman (as Karen Austin)
 2002 Living with the Dead (TV Movie)
Nun (as Karen Austin)
 2001 Night Visions (TV Series)
Prairie Grandma (segment "A View Through the Window")
- A View Through the Window/Quiet Please (2001) ... Prairie Grandma (segment "A View Through the Window") (as Karen Austin)
 2000 We All Fall Down
Michael's Aunt (as Karen Austin-Tuck)
 2000 Trixie
Mrs. Lang
 2000 Beautiful Joe
Nun #1
 1999 Brotherhood of Murder (TV Movie)
Jean Craig
 1999 Cold Squad (TV Series)
Jeannie Pritchard
- Death, a Love Story (1999) ... Jeannie Pritchard (as Karen Austin)
 1999 NightMan (TV Series)
Mrs. Callum
- Revelations (1999) ... Mrs. Callum
 1998 The Baby Dance (TV Movie)
 1997 Poltergeist: The Legacy (TV Series)
Abby Cranford
- Repentance (1997) ... Abby Cranford
 1997 Millennium (TV Series)
Mrs. Anderson
- Covenant (1997) ... Mrs. Anderson
 1997 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Old Woman
- The Camp (1997) ... Old Woman (as Karen Austin)
 1997 The Perfect Mother (TV Movie)
 1997 Contagious (TV Movie)
Norma Meyers
 1997 Echo (TV Movie)
Records Clerk (as Karen Austin)
 1996 Insomnia
Additional Voices (voice)
 1995 Bye Bye Birdie (TV Movie)
Parent #1
 1993 When a Stranger Calls Back (TV Movie)
Skid Row Woman (as Karen Austin)
 1992 Dead Ahead: The Exxon Valdez Disaster (TV Movie)
Questioner #2 - People of Valdez (as Karen Austin)
 1992 Nightmare Cafe (TV Series)
- The Heart of the Mystery (1992) ... Madge
 1991 Deadly Intentions... Again? (TV Movie)
Mrs. Hall
 1989-1990 Wiseguy (TV Series)
Judge Knox
- Dead Right (1990) ... Judge Knox
- Sleepwalk (1989)
 1990 MacGyver (TV Series)
- Lesson in Evil (1990) ... Judge
 1987-1990 21 Jump Street (TV Series)
Sylvia / Mrs. Crawford / Ms. Futterman
- Shirts and Skins (1990) ... Sylvia
- Pilot (1987) ... Ms. Futterman (as Karen Austin)
 1989 We're No Angels
Bystander (as Karen Austin)
 1989 Unsub (TV Series)
Gloria Kramer
- Daddy Dearest (1989) ... Gloria Kramer
 1987 Housekeeping
Mrs. Paterson
 1987 Airwolf (TV Series)
Dr. Sylvia Phyllis Robertson
- The Puppet Master (1987) ... Dr. Sylvia Phyllis Robertson
 1987 Danger Bay (TV Series)
Miss Loring
- S.S. Friendship (1987) ... Miss Loring (as Karen Austin)
 1986 Nobody's Child (TV Movie)
Natural Mother
 1986 Mrs. Delafield Wants to Marry (TV Movie)
Office worker (as Karen Austin)
 1986 The Clan of the Cave Bear
Aba (as Karen Austin)
 1985 Love, Mary (TV Movie)
Proper Lady (as Karen Austin)
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Alternate Names:

Karen Austin | Karen Austin-Tuck

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Performed at Canada's Stratford Festival in 1978 and 1979

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