Erin Cahill

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Erin Cahill
Born (1980-01-04) January 4, 1980 (age 34)
Stafford, Virginia, U.S.
Years active 1984–present

Erin Jessica Cahill (born January 4, 1980) is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Jen Scotts in Power Rangers Time Force,[1] Heather Mosby in How I Met Your Mother, and Kendra Burke in Saving Grace. She had a recurring role as Felicity in the ABC series Red Widow. She is also noted to be the first lead female character for the Call of Duty franchise, as Chloe 'Karma' Lynch in Call of Duty: Black Ops II.

Early life[edit]

Cahill was born in Stafford, Virginia. She began acting in her mother's local high school productions at age four, and started singing and dancing lessons at age eight. She was Miss Pre-Teen Virginia in 1991 and the first runner-up for Miss Junior America. She continued to act into her high school years at Brooke Point High School, where she served as the president of many clubs, including the Honor Thespians group. As a junior, Cahill was the only one of her year to garner perfect scores in all phases of her audition to the Governor's School for the Arts in drama. At age 16, she also won Overall Actor in the Actors, Models, Talent for Christ competition. She was further selected into the Barton and Williams Dance Company, winning both company and individual awards. Following high school graduation in 1998, she attended Marymount Manhattan College in New York on an academic and performing arts scholarship. She left college at age 19 to pursue a full-time acting career in Los Angeles.

Career[edit]

Upon arriving in Los Angeles in 2000, Cahill was quickly cast as Jen Scotts, the Pink Ranger, in Power Rangers Time Force. She started her guest starring roles in 2003 with Crossing Jordan and General Hospital. In 2006, she starred in the short-lived Fox series Free Ride. Her first big guest star came the following year in 2007 as a 20th-century suffragette in the Cold Case episode "Torn". Since then, she has worked in numerous films and television shows such as Supernatural, CSI: Miami, The Mentalist, Castle, Ghost Whisperer, Grey's Anatomy, and House. She has appeared in commercials for Bank of America, TJ Maxx, Hyundai, Applebee's, Tampax, Lean Cuisine, and Honda. Her most recent work includes the short film The Ventriloquist, voice and motion-capture credits as Chloe "Karma" Lynch in Call of Duty: Black Ops II, and a guest role as Lena Gilbert in FOX's Sleepy Hollow.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2000 Speed for Thespians Short film
2002 The Biggest Fan Montana Wastedberg
2003 Bill the Intern Darlene
2004 Creature Unknown Jill
2005 Race You to the Bottom Waitress
2005 Walt Disney World's Vacation Planning Guide Host
2007 Jekyll Allison
2008 Fast Track: No Limits Katie Reed
2009 Boogeyman 3 Sarah Morris
2010 Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 Rachel Ashe
2011 Sweet Old World Eva
2011 6 Month Rule Missy
2011 Weather Wars Samantha Winters
2012 Beverly Hills Chihuahua 3 Rachel Ashe
2012 Blue Eyed Butcher Jessica Wright
2012 The Ventriloquist Stephanie
2013 Skinwalker Ranch Lisa
2013 Delirium Rachel
2013 Wingman Inc. Kristy

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2001 Power Rangers Time Force Jen Scotts / Pink Time Force Ranger 40 episodes
2002 Power Rangers Wild Force Jen Scotts / Pink Time Force Ranger Episodes: "Reinforcements from the Future, Parts 1 & 2"
2003 Crossing Jordan Tyler Episode: "Sunset Division"
2004 Mountain Dew Network Herself Host
2005 American Dreams Episode: "California Dreamin'"
2006 Free Ride Amber Danwood 6 episodes
2007 Cold Case Francis Stone Episode: "Torn"
2007 CSI: Miami Rachel Hemming Episode: "Miami Confidential"
2008 Supernatural Elizabeth Episode: "Malleus Maleficarum"
2008 Greek Trish Episode: "Barely Legal"
2008 Without a Trace Brook Simms Episode: "Better Angels"
2008 How I Met Your Mother Heather Mosby Episode: "Little Minnesota"
2009 Grey's Anatomy Meg Shelley Episode: "I Will Follow You Into the Dark"
2009 General Hospital Cassandra 7 episodes
2009 Monk Callie Esterhaus Episode: "Mr. Monk and the Critic"
2009 NCIS Navy Lieutenant Jessica Summers Episode: "The Inside Man"
2009 The Mentalist Donna Hines Episode: "Black Gold and Red Blood"
2010 CSI: NY Agent Pangle Episode: "Pot of Gold"
2010 Ghost Whisperer Kelly Ferguson Episode: "Lethal Combination"
2010 Castle Cecily Burkett Episode: "Food to Die For"
2010 House Margaret Episode: "Massage Therapy"
2011 Law & Order: LA Annette Kay Episode: "Silver Lake"
2011 Chase Caroline Belkin Episode: "Seven Years"
2012 Chuck Bobbi Episode: "Chuck versus the Bullet Train"
2013 Body of Proof Charlotte Tilney Episode: "Abducted: Part 1"
2013 Red Widow Felicity 5 episodes
2013 Sleepy Hollow Lena Gilbert Episode: "Sanctuary"
2014 Garfunkel and Oates Jenny Episode: "Hair Swap"

Video games[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2006 Phantasy Star Universe Karen Erra
2012 Call of Duty Black Ops II Chloe "Karma" Lynch Voice and motion capture

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brooke Point grad in the pink after landing Power Ranger role". The Free Lance–Star. January 23, 2001. pp. C1 and C4. Retrieved November 6, 2012. 

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