Barbara Alyn Woods

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Barbara Alyn Woods
Born (1962-03-11) March 11, 1962 (age 52)
Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 1988–present
Spouse(s) John Lind
(m. 1999-present)
Children Natalie Alyn Lind
Emily Alyn Lind
Alyvia Alyn Lind

Barbara Alyn Woods (born March 11, 1962) is an American actress. She is best known for her roles in television series One Tree Hill and Honey, I Shrunk the Kids.

Career[edit]

Woods has acted professionally since 1988. She is best known for portraying Deborah "Deb" Lee on the WB/CW teen drama series One Tree Hill.[1] She starred in show from 2003 to 2009 and appeared on final season in 2012.[2] She started out recurring in season 1 and was upgraded to full series regular status in November sweeps. Due to the format change of the show she only appeared in four episodes of season 5 but returned as a series regular in season 6.

Woods plays lead role in 1993 USA Network prime-time soap opera Eden, which has canceled after 26 episodes.[3] Woods posed nude for the June 1993 issue of Playboy as part of a promotion for the television series Eden.[1][4] She also well known for role as Diane Szalinski on Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show (1997-2000).[1]

In early 1990's, Woods, starred in several films such as Circuitry Man (1990), The Terror Within II (1991), Delusion (1991), The Waterdance (1992), Flesh and Bone (1993), Ghoulies IV (1994) and Frankie Starlight (1995). She also appeared of Demi Moore's flop film Striptease in 1996. Woods also has appeared in guest roles on numerous television series, including Star Trek: The Next Generation, Married... with Children, The Golden Girls, Picket Fences, Seinfeld, Murder, She Wrote, Touched by an Angel, Dream On, Desperate Housewives and was recurs on ABC's The Gates in 2010.

Personal life[edit]

Woods attended the Northern Illinois University.[4] She is married to John Lind (an assistant director) whom she met on the set of Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show. They were married in 1999. They have three daughters, Natalie Alyn Lind, Emily Alyn Lind, and Alyvia Alyn Lind.[5]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1990 Circuitry Man Yoyo
1990 Repossessed Woman in Elevator
1991 The Terror Within II Sharon
1991 Inside Out Terri
1991 Delusion Julie
1992 A House of Secrets and Lies TV Movie
1992 The Waterdance Annabelle Lee
1992 Dance with Death Kelly
1992 We're Talking Serious Money Baggage Claim Agent
1993 Flesh and Bone Cindy
1994 Ghoulies IV Kate
1995 Dead Weekend Amelia TV Movie
1995 Frankie Starlight Marcia
1996 Striptease Lorelei
1996 Just Friends Danielle
2001 The Confidence Man Hillary
2004 I Downloaded a Ghost Catherine Blackstone TV Movie
2004 The Wild Card Kathleen Flanagan
2009 Port City Hannah
2012 Taste It: A Comedy About the Recession Mrs. Rosen
2014 Death Clique Lana TV Movie

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1988 Sable Cheri Episode: "Mob"
1989 Star Trek: The Next Generation Kareen Brianon Episode: "The Schizoid Man"
1989 Married... with Children Vicky Episode: "The Gypsy Cried"
1989 Open House Noreen Episode: "Let's Get Physicals"
1990 Mr. Belvedere Paula Episode: "Mumsy"
1990 Equal Justice Lisa Cummings / Heidi Peckle Episode: "Start of the Fire"
1991 The Golden Girls Woman Episode: "Beauty and the Beast"
1991 Empty Nest Stewardess Episode: "My Nurse Is Back and There's Gonna Be Trouble..."
1992 Vinnie & Bobby Miss O'Seasons Episode: "It's in the Bag"
1992 Herman's Head Danielle Episode: "Stop Me Before I Help Again"
1993 Sweating Bullets Tess Episode: "Tess"
1993 Wings Sheila Episode: "Come Fly with Me"
1993 Eden Eve Sinclair Series regular, 26 episodes
1994 One West Waikiki Heather Randall Episode: "Terminal Island"
1994 Picket Fences Stacey Halford Episodes: "Supreme Courting" and "May It Please the Court"
1995 Seinfeld Debby Episode: "The Scofflaw"
1992, 1995 Dream On Phoebe / Linda Episodes: "It Came from Beneath the Sink" and "9 1/2 Days"
1996 Murder, She Wrote Dyan Emery Episode: "Murder Among Friends"
1996 Touched by an Angel Penny Russell Episode: "Birthmarks"
1999 Ally McBeal Kelly Philbrick Episode: "Love's Illusions"
1997-2000 Honey, I Shrunk the Kids Diane Szalinski Series regular, 66 episodes
2002 Providence Heidi Episode: "Things That Go Bump in the Night"
2003 American Dreams Mrs. Mason Episode: "Great Expectations"
2003-2009, 2012 One Tree Hill Deborah "Deb" Lee Series regular, 106 episodes
2009 Desperate Housewives Laura Miller Episode: "Everybody Ought to Have a Maid"
2010 The Gates Barbara Jansen 3 episodes
2014 The Goldbergs Mrs. Caldwell Episode: "You're Under Foot"

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