Christina Moore

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Christina Moore
Christina Moore 2014.jpg
Born (1973-04-12) April 12, 1973 (age 41)
Palatine, Illinois, U.S.
Occupation Actress, fashion designer, model
Years active 1996–present
Height 5' 6" (1.68 m)
Spouse(s) John Ducey (m. 2008)

Christina Moore (born April 12, 1973) is an American actress. She is most notable for her membership in the main cast of comedians on sketch comedy series MADtv, for replacing Lisa Robin Kelly as Laurie Forman on That '70s Show during the sixth season and for portraying Candy Sullivan in the TNT show Hawthorne. She had a recurring role in 90210.

Early life[edit]

Christina Moore was born in Palatine, Illinois. She became interested in performing as a young girl at her family's church by getting involved with the singing and performing programs. When she was in high school, she toured with a children's musical theatre troupe throughout the city of Chicago.

Moore's first professional job was in summer stock in Evansville, Indiana, where she performed in Young Abe: the Abraham Lincoln Boyhood Outdoor Musical Drama. Her theatre credits included roles in stage productions of Annie, Cinderella and Big River.

Career[edit]

After graduating from Illinois Wesleyan University School of Theatre Arts, Moore moved to Los Angeles to pursue her acting career. Moore's television credits included the UPN comedy, The Bad Girl's Guide and Hyperion Bay. She had recurring roles on Pasadena and Unhappily Ever After, with additional television credits that include guest appearances on 24, Just Shoot Me, Friends, and Suddenly Susan.

MADtv[edit]

Moore joined the cast of MADtv in 2002, as a feature performer, for the eighth season. Moore was noted for her impressions of Christina Aguilera, Shannon Elizabeth, Sharon Stone, Trista Rehn, and Brittany Murphy. Moore is one out of two former members of the MADtv cast to join the cast of That '70s Show. The other MADtv alumnus is Josh Meyers, who played Randy Pearson in That '70s Show during its final season.

Other entertainment projects[edit]

Christina Moore appeared in Married... with Children as the Gorgeous Woman in episode "Twisted" (1996). She left the MADtv at the conclusion of the eighth season to join the cast of That '70s Show. She replaced Lisa Robin Kelly as Laurie Forman during the show's sixth season. In 2005 she starred in the TV series Hot Properties which had aired 13 episodes. Moore also starred in Without a Paddle and in Dave Barry's Complete Guide to Guys. Moore also appeared in Two and a Half Men as Cynthia Sullivan in the episode "The Soil is Moist" (2008). Moore played Alan Harper's rebound lover on Two and a Half Men.[1] In 2008, she began a recurring role on The CW's 90210 as Tracy Clark, the sexy and mischievous mother of Naomi Clark. Moore also narrates various audiobooks including Diane Duane's Young Wizards series and Yellow Star. She was part of the main cast of Hawthorne playing Candy Sullivan.

Moore is a founding member of Bitches Funny, an all-female sketch group that has performed in New York City and Los Angeles for the past five years. She also has a recurring role in the Disney Channel show Jessie, as the mother of the Ross children, Christina Ross.

Personal life[edit]

On July 5, 2008, Moore married actor John Ducey, after dating for two years.[2] Moore was a key investor and part owner of Easy Street Motorsports, a factory-backed, world record-holding drag race team featuring a highly modified Subaru Impreza WRX STi that has run 7.9 seconds at 175 mph in the quarter mile.

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
1997 Sore Losers, TheThe Sore Losers J-Wags patron
1998 Second Skin N/A
2001 Walking Shadow Jocelyn Colby Television film
2004 Without a Paddle Butterfly
2005 Complete Guide to Guys Elaine
2007 Delta Farce Karen
2011 Born to Race Ms. Parker Direct-to-video
2012 Sperm Donor Olivia Short film
2012 Serial Dater N/A Short film
Television
Year Title Role Notes
1996 Beverly Hills, 90210 Sexy anchor Episode: "Disappearing Act"
1996 Married... with Children Gorgeous woman Episode: "Twisted"
1997 Burning Zone, TheThe Burning Zone Tracy Episode: "The Last Endless Summer"
1997 Wings Terri Episode: "Escape from New York"
1997 Silk Stalkings Susan Henderson Episode: "The Rock"
1997 Fired Up Betsy Episode: "Ten Grand a Dance"
1997 Almost Perfect Jenny Episode: "K.I.S.S."
1998 Unhappily Ever After Cherri 4 episodes (1 uncredited)
1998 Drew Carey Show, TheThe Drew Carey Show Court reporter Episode: "The Sex Drug"
1998 Suddenly Susan Heather Episode: "Pucker Up"
1998 Friends Marjorie Episode: "The One with All the Wedding Dresses"
1998 Conrad Bloom Allison Episode: "Pilot"
1998–1999 Hyperion Bay Amy Sweeny Main cast
2000 Suddenly Susan Elizabeth Macstone Episode: "Dinner Party"
2000 Just Shoot Me! Colleen Episode: "The First Thanksgiving"
2001 Seven Days Dr. Grace Weiman Episode: "Head Case"
2001 Family Law Jennifer Cooke 2 episodes
2001–2012 Pasadena Jayleen Richards 4 episodes
2002 24 Dana Episode: "9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m."
2002–2003 MADtv Various 25 episodes
2003–2004 That '70s Show Laurie Forman 6 episodes
2005 Unscripted Support group testimonial Episode #1.8
2005 Bad Girl's Guide, TheThe Bad Girl's Guide Sarah Main cast
2005 Hot Properties Emerson Ives Main cast
2006 Love, Inc. Tiffany Episode: "Anything But Love"
2006 Will & Grace Kitty Episode: "Partners 'n' Crime"
2007 Wedding Bells, TheThe Wedding Bells Chrissie Miller Episode: "The Most Beautiful Girl"
2007 Women's Murder Club Drew Kaplan Episode: "Play Through the Pain"
2008 Unhitched Barbara Episode: "Woman Marries Horse"
2008 Two and a Half Men Cynthia Sullivan Episode: "The Soil Is Moist"
2008–2009, 2013 90210 Tracy Clark 11 episodes
2009–2011 Hawthorne Candy Sullivan Main cast (seasons 1–2); special guest (season 3); 20 episodes
2009 Sonny with a Chance Tammi Hart Episode: "Hart to Hart"
2010 Burn Notice Isabella Corvino Episode: "Partners in Crime"
2011–2012 True Blood Suzanne McKittrick 4 episodes
2011–present Jessie Christina Ross 15 episodes
2011 Free Agents Hank's date Episode: "Rebranding"
2012 Man Up! Marcy Episode: "Be Who You're Not"
2012 Rules of Engagement Jane Episode: "Missed Connections"
2012, 2014 Last Man Standing April Episodes: "Found Money", "April, Come She Will"
2012 Castle Stephanie Frye Episode: "The Final Frontier"
2014 Suburgatory Karen Episode: "Dalia Nicole Smith"

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