Emily Rutherfurd

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Emily Rutherfurd
Born Emily Kernan Rutherfurd
(1974-09-18) September 18, 1974 (age 40)
New York City, New York, U.S.
Other names Emilie Rutherford
Occupation Actress
Years active 1999 – present
Spouse(s) Loch Gallagher (m. 2003)
Children Grace

Emily Kernan Rutherfurd (born September 18, 1974) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Christine "New Christine" Hunter in the CBS sitcom, The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006-2010).

Personal life[edit]

Rutherfurd was born in New York City, New York, where she was raised, and attended Sacred Heart on the Upper East Side.[1] She also attended St. Mark's School in Southborough, MA. She then attended the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.[2] She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Loch Gallagher, and their daughter, Grace.

Career[edit]

Rutherfurd made her television debut with the series regular role opposite Nancy Travis and Kevin Pollak in the short-lived CBS sitcom, Work with Me, in 1999. She later was regular cast member on The Ellen Show and Married to the Kellys. Rutherfurd also co-starred in the number of television pilots and had a recurring role in Will & Grace as a student in Jack McFarland's acting class. Her feature film credits include Elizabethtown, Van Wilder, and Pain & Gain.

Rutherfurd is best known for her role as Christine Hunter on CBS sitcom The New Adventures of Old Christine starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus. The show aired from 2006 to 2010. She later starred in several television pilots including The Assistants opposite Heather Locklear, untitled comedy written by Ben Falcone, and had the leading role in Work Mom.[3][4][5] She also guest-starred on Last Man Standing, Drop Dead Diva and Hot in Cleveland.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1999 Loves Me Loves Me Not Sandy Erickson Short film
2002 Van Wilder Jeannie
2005 Elizabethtown Cindy Hasboro
2006 The Pity Card Short film
2006 Derek & Simon: A Bee and a Cigarette Sandy Short film
2013 Pain & Gain Carolyn 'Cissy' DuBois

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1999-2000 Work with Me Stacy Series regular, 9 episodes
2000 Live Girls Kathryn TV pilot
2001-2002 The Ellen Show Catherine Richmond Series regular, 18 episodes
2003 Coupling Sally TV pilot
2003-2004 Married to the Kellys Mary Kelly Series regular, 21 episodes
2002-2005 Will & Grace Joanne Recurring role, 4 episodes
2006-2010 The New Adventures of Old Christine Christine 'New Christine' Hunter Series regular, 88 episodes
2011 The Assistants Liddy Gribble TV pilot
2011 Love Bites Julia Clark Episode: "Stand and Deliver"
2011 Last Man Standing Rebecca Episode: "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner"
2012 Up All Night Laura Episode: "Rivals"
2012 Drop Dead Diva Olivia French Episode: "Freak Show"
2013 Raising Hope Kelly Episode: "Yo Zappa Do: Part 2"
2013 Work Mom Eden TV pilot
2014 Hot in Cleveland Jodie / Melanie Episode: "Playmates"

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Emily Rutherfurd". BuddyTV. Retrieved 1 August 2014. 
  2. ^ "Emily Rutherfurd: Biography". TV Guide. Retrieved 1 August 2014. 
  3. ^ Nellie Andreeva (March 1, 2011). "Emily Rutherfurd, Rhys Darby Join CBS Comedy Pilots". Deadline TV. Retrieved 1 August 2014. 
  4. ^ Nellie Andreeva (March 7, 2012). "‘Arrow’ & CBS’ Ben Falcone Add To Casts". Deadline TV. Retrieved 1 August 2014. 
  5. ^ Nellie Andreeva (October 2, 2013). "Emily Rutherfurd Stars In ‘Work Mom’ Pilot, Jennie Garth In Talks For ‘Mystery Girls’". Deadline TV. Retrieved 1 August 2014. 

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