Christine Helen Lakin (born January 25, 1979) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Alicia "Al" Lambert on the 1990s ABC/ CBS situation comedy and as Step by Step Joan of Arc in Showtime's . She was the Reefer Madness sidekick on Craig Kilborn's 2010 Fox talk show, . The Kilborn File
Early life [ edit ]
Lakin was born in
Dallas, Texas, the daughter of Karen ( née Niedwick) and James Daley Lakin, and raised in Roswell, Georgia. She graduated from UCLA with a B.A. in Communication.
Lakin got her start acting in commercials, before landing her first major role as Young Rose in the
American Civil War drama The Rose and the Jackal. That movie aired in 1990, one year before she was cast as Al Lambert, the tomboyish daughter, on . After Step by Step Step by Step was cancelled in 1998, she continued to appear in television movies, such as Showtime's and 2005's Reefer Madness . In 2006 she was a regular cast member in Who's Your Daddy? MTV's , an Wild 'n Out improv comedy show similar in structure to She also appeared in a commercial called "But He Has Bud Light" that aired during Whose Line Is It Anyway? Super Bowl XLI, in which her male companion wants to pick up a hitchhiker who has Bud Light beer in one hand and an axe in the other. [1 ]
In 2008 she starred alongside
Paris Hilton in the movie , requiring extensive makeup to make her appear ugly. The film met dismal reviews in the US. The Hottie and the Nottie [2 ] In 2010 she became [3 ] Craig Kilborn's sidekick (his "Huckleberry Friend" – a reference to his "favorite movie", ) on Breakfast At Tiffany's The Kilborn File on select Fox stations. She is currently a judge on the YouTube competition [4 ] Internet Icon alongside Ryan Higa on the YouTube channel, YOMYOMF, and she also is the creator of Worst Audition Ever, a live evening of comedy. Beginning in 2013 she has also been narrating audiobook adaptations. [5 ] She also voiced the character Jane from The Walking Dead, Season 2 game. [6 ]
Awards and nominations [ edit ]
She was nominated in 1993 for a
Young Artist Award for Best Young Actress Starring in a Television Series and in 1994 for another Young Artist Award for Outstanding Youth Ensemble in a Television Series shared with Josh Byrne, Christopher Castile, Brandon Call, Staci Keanan and Angela Watson – both for ( Step by Step 1991). She also won a Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Screen Couple with Paris Hilton in . The Hottie and the Nottie
LA Weekly Theater Awards
2009: Won the award for Female Comedy Performance for the Havok Theatre Company production of "Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead"
Filmography [ edit ]
Television [ edit ]
Rose and the Jackal, The The Rose and the Jackal Little Rose
Step by Step Alicia "Al" Lambert
Main role (160 episodes)
7th Heaven Cassandra
Episode: "Let's Talk About Sex"
3rd Rock from the Sun Michelle
Episode: "Dick Solomon of the Indiana Solomons"
Promised Land Dawn Sterling
Episode: "In the Money"
Odd Man Out Gwen
Episode: "My Life as a Dog"
Seven Days Karen
Episode: "Witch Way to Prom"
Opposite Sex Lisa
Episodes: "Pilot", "The Field Trip Episode"
Lost in Oz Jade
Unsold TV pilot
Ruling Class Sara Olszewski
Boston Public Cindy
Episode: "Chapter 42"
Touched by an Angel Ashlee
Episode: "Two Sides to Every Angel"
Rodney Ms. Preston
Reefer Madness Joan of Arc
Dirty Famous Tanya Bremer
Veronica Mars Susan Knight
Mars vs. Mars"
Mystery Woman: At First Sight Francie McPhillips
Sons & Daughters Sydney
Episodes: "Karaoke", "House Party"
One on One Erin
Episode: "I Love L.A.: Part 1"
Loop, The The Loop Leeza
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation' Margo Delphi
Episode: "The Theory of Everything"
Wainy Days Nan
Episode: "Nan and Lucy"
Valentine Kate Providence
Main role (8 episodes)
Bones Vanessa Newcomb
Episode: "The Bones That Foam"
Rita Rocks Stephanie
Recurring role (4 episodes)
Family Guy Joyce Kinney (voice)
Recurring role (23 episodes)
Iceman Chronicles, The The Iceman Chronicles Barbie Pedderson
NCIS Rachel Wells
Episode: "Double Identity"
Episodes: "Papa, Oh Papa", "I'm Sick Y'all"
Melissa & Joey Jackie
Episode: "Waiting for Mr. Right"
Stevie TV Taylor Armstrong / Mackenzie's Mom
Episodes: "1.1", "1.2"
Lovin' Lakin Christine Lakin
Melissa & Joey Jackie
Episode: "The Donor"
CSI: NY Courtney Jensen
Episode: "The Real McCoy"
Police Guys Christine Lakin
Female Moments Maude
TripTank Claire / Christine (voice)
Episodes: "Roy & Ben's Day Off", "Candy Van Finger Bang", "XXX Overload"
Melissa & Joey Jackie
Episodes: "You're the One I Want", "Maybe I'm Amazed"
Acting Dead Snotty Casting Director
Episodes: "Career Suicide", "This Town Needs an Exorcist"
Video games [ edit ]
Theatre [ edit ]
Big, the Musical Choreographer
Oedipus the King, Mama! Antigone
Heathers Heather Duke
As U2 Like It Choreographer
Alice 2: Through the Looking Glass Choreographer
Dog Sees God Tricia
Zanna Don't! Choreographer
Happy Days: A Family Musical Joanie
Alice in One-Hit Wonderland Alice
The Break Up Notebook: The Lesbian Musical Casey / Sheila
Ann E. Wrecksick Olivia Whorebucks
Wrong Turn at Lungfish Anita / Nurse
Sneaux Darla / Sissy
Silence! The Musical Clarice Starling
Audiobook Narrations [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]