Kerris Dorsey

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Kerris Dorsey
Born Lilla Kerris Dorsey
(1998-01-09) January 9, 1998 (age 16)
Occupation Actress, singer
Years active 2005- present

Kerris Dorsey (born January 9, 1998) is an American actress and singer. She is best known for her role as Paige Whedon on the TV series Brothers & Sisters from 2006[1] to 2011 and for playing Billy Beane's (Brad Pitt) daughter, Casey Beane, in the 2011 film Moneyball. She currently plays Bridget, daughter of the titular character on the Showtime series Ray Donovan.[2]

Career[edit]

In Moneyball she performs a 'cover' of "The Show", originally by Lenka, which is included on the soundtrack of the film.

In 2012, Dorsey guest starred on the Disney Channel TV Series Shake it Up as Kat, a girl who elaborates a plan to get on Shake It Up Chicago by befriending Cece Jones. Kat pressures them to tell Gary to hire her as an intern on the show. Kat is successful in getting on the show but at the end of the episode, she moves to New York to join Shake It Up, New York, although the email she had received was a fake email sent by CeCe in the episode "Copy Kat It Up!"

Dorsey has also appeared in the films Walk the Line and Just Like Heaven. She played a supporting role in the American Girl movie McKenna Shoots For the Stars as McKenna Brooks's reading tutor, Josie.

Dorsey guest starred as Molly in one episode in Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23, and had a small role in Sons of Anarchy as Ellie Winston. In 2012, she gained a supporting role as Sadie in the Disney Channel Original Movie Girl vs. Monster. Dorsey is currently starring as Bridget Donovan in the upcoming series Ray Donovan.

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2005 Soccer Moms Joey TV film
Walk the Line Kathy Cash
2009 Fuel Young Sandy
Flower Girl Flower Girl
2011 JumpRopeSprint Alex Ruggle
Moneyball Casey Beane
2012 An American Girl: McKenna Shoots for the Stars Josie Myers Direct-to-video
Girl vs. Monster Sadie TV film
2014 Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Emily
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2006 Monk Little Girl Episode: "Mr. Monk and the Captain's Marriage"
2006 So NoTORIous Little Drew Barrymore Episode: "Charitable"
2006 Vanished Becky Javit Episodes: "Pilot" & "Before the Flood"
2007 Medium Young Jennie Episode: "No One to Watch over Me"
2008 Carpoolers Phone Girl Episodes: "First Fight" & "Take Your Daughter to Work Day"
2006-2011 Brothers & Sisters Paige Whedon Regular seasons 1-4, recurring season 5; 91 episodes
2011 Sons of Anarchy Ellie Episode: "Out"
R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour Lisa Episode: "Dreamcatcher"
2012 Shake It Up Kat Episode: "Copy Kat It Up"
Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23 Molly Episode: "Parent Trap…"
2013-present Ray Donovan Bridget Donovan Series regular
2013 Mad Men Sandy Episode: "The Doorway"

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Brothers & Sisters, Light the lights". CBS Interactive. Retrieved 24 December 2011. 
  2. ^ Ferreiro, Laura (16 December 2011). "Lyrics bring pix to life". Variety. Retrieved 24 December 2011. 

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