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Deirdre Quinn (born 1973) is an American actress, who is most famous for her lead roles as: the recurring character "Texas" Tina in the television series Heroes and her wildly popular Miss Texas, playing Sandra Bullock's roommate in the mega comedy hit, Miss Congeniality, as well as her starring roles in, Aces 'N' Eights, The Last Dance (Film) The Diary of Ellen Rimbauer (film), CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and CSI: NY to name a few.
Quinn grew up outside of Philadelphia, and is a graduate of Germantown Academy. She is a graduate in Theatre from Lynchburg College and NYU.
Quinn married Brett Karns on April 4, 2004. Their wedding was featured in the Summer 2005 edition of American bridal magazine Inside Weddings.