|Born||Emily Kernan Rutherfurd
September 18, 1974
New York City, New York, U.S.
|Other names||Emilie Rutherford|
|Years active||1999 – present|
|Spouse(s)||Loch Gallagher (m. 2003)|
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).
Rutherfurd was born in New York City, New York, where she was raised, and attended Sacred Heart on the Upper East Side. She also attended St. Mark's School in Southborough, MA. She then attended the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Loch Gallagher, and their daughter, Grace.
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. She also guest-starred on Last Man Standing, Drop Dead Diva and Hot in Cleveland.
|1999||Loves Me Loves Me Not||Sandy Erickson||Short film|
|2006||The Pity Card||Short film|
|2006||Derek & Simon: A Bee and a Cigarette||Sandy||Short film|
|2013||Pain & Gain||Carolyn 'Cissy' DuBois|
|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|
|2003-2004||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"|
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- Nellie Andreeva (March 7, 2012). "‘Arrow’ & CBS’ Ben Falcone Add To Casts". Deadline TV. Retrieved 1 August 2014.
- 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.