Jaime Lee Kirchner

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Jaime Lee Kirchner
Jaime Lee Kirchner

(1981-08-23) August 23, 1981 (age 38)
Years active2005–present
Benjamin Emanuel Kaplan
(m. 2012; div. 2014)

Jaime Lee Kirchner (born August 23, 1981) is an American actress, dancer and singer, known for her roles on television.

Life and career[edit]

Kirchner was born in Germany but was raised in Clarksville, Tennessee.[1] She attended New York University's Tisch School of the Arts in New York.[1] She made her stage debut in the role of Mimi Marquez in the international and Broadway productions of musical Rent in 2005. Before acting, she appeared as a dancer in Beyoncé's "Work It Out" music video.[1]

Kirchner is best known for her performances on television. She starred opposite Don Johnson in the short-lived The WB comedy-drama, Just Legal in 2005. The series was canceled after only three episodes had been aired. She later starred as one of leads alongside Taylor Schilling and Michelle Trachtenberg in the NBC medical drama Mercy from 2009 to 2010. The series also was canceled after single season.[2] She also guest-starred on Rescue Me, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and Dollhouse, and had a recurring role in the USA Network comedy-drama, Necessary Roughness. In 2012, Kirchner was regular cast member of Fox series, The Mob Doctor.

In 2014, Kirchner was cast in the ABC primetime soap opera, Members Only created by Susannah Grant,[3] but the series never aired. In 2016, she was cast in the role of Investigator Danny James on the CBS legal drama Bull.[4]


Year Title Role Notes
2005 Carlito's Way: Rise to Power Female Club Goer Direct-to-video
2005 Rescue Me Molly Episode: "Shame"
2005 Just Legal Dulcinea "Dee" Real Main role, 7 episodes
2006 Enemies Stephanie Unsold TV pilot
2006 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Angie Episode: "Up in Smoke"
2008 Definitely, Maybe Samantha Film; uncredited[citation needed]
2008 Austin Golden Hour London Unsold TV pilot
2009 Dollhouse Rayna Russell Episode: "Stage Fright"
2009–2010 Mercy Nurse Sonia Jimenez Main role, 22 episodes
2011 I Hate That I Love You Missy Unsold TV pilot
2011 Necessary Roughness Vivica Stevens Recurring role, 3 episodes
2012–2013 The Mob Doctor Dr. Olivia Watson Main role, 13 episodes
2015 Members Only Diana Canceled before airing
2016–present Bull Danny James Main role


  1. ^ a b c "Jaime Lee Kirchner - Biography". TV Guide. Retrieved 2014-07-12.
  2. ^ "Mercy: TV Show Cancelled by NBC; No Season Two". TVSeriesFinale.com. May 14, 2010. Retrieved 12 July 2014.
  3. ^ Lesley Goldberg (July 11, 2014). "'Tomorrow People's' Luke Mitchell Boards ABC's 'Members Only' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 12 July 2014.
  4. ^ "Bull; Danny Lee Kirchner Biography". CBS.com. Retrieved 26 October 2017.

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