Kathleen Garrett

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Kathleen Garrett is an actress, published author and voice-over talent.

Kathleen Garrett made international news playing Anne Sinclaire opposite Franco Nero's Dominique Strauss Kahn in Law & Order: SVU [1][2][3]
Her memoir short-story The 'Figgers': The Day a 12 Year-Old Foiled the FBI, how she and her sisters foiled a FBI bust on her father is published in 2 Parts by Zocalo Public Square and syndicated internationally.[4][5][6]

Miss Garrett performed in and co-produced the solo play, The Last Flapper by William Luce at the Tiffany Theatres in Los Angeles. Daily Variety writes: "Kathleen Garrett gives a tour-de-force performance in William Luce's one-woman, single-act play, "Zelda, the Last Flapper." [7] Voice-Over Controversy on the film: Friday the 13th
Garrett voiced the role of Pamela Voorhees in the Friday the 13th film, which caused a controversy. Betsy Palmer thought it was her from the 1980s film and threatened to sue Paramount.[8] "So spot-on was Garrett's voice-over work that the trailer caused much controversy, as Betsy Palmer was convinced that they actually used her voice from the original film without asking her permission." Paramount stated that it would be impossible to pull clean audio from the original film, since the dialogue was tied to music and sound effects, which is why they brought in Garrett to recite the iconic lines."

Garrett played the role of a Vulcan captain in the Star Trek: Deep Space Nine episode "Vortex".[9] She later appeared in Star Trek: Voyager episode "Muse" as Tanis (Kelis' species), the stage actor who portrayed Captain Kathryn Janeway.[10] Garrett worked again with Star Trek Voyager actor Robert Beltran in Beltran's production of William Shakespeare's Hamlet playing the role of Queen Gertrude.[11]
Garrett played the role of Mrs. Alving in the New York production of Ibsen's Ghosts at the Century Theatre.[12]

Awards
Kathleen Garrett was awarded the Clio Award for Outstanding Performance of an Actor in a Commercial.[13][14] She was also awarded the Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Award,The Garland Award, Robbie Award, Ovation Nomination and LA Weekly nomination for her performance in the West Coast Premiere of Jean Cocteau's Indiscretions[15][16][17][18][19]

She continues to work in television, film, theatre, commercials and voice-overs.

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  8. ^ "Betsy Palmer on the New Friday the 13th". Shock Till You Drop. 2009-01-29. Retrieved 2009-02-19. 
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  12. ^ New York Times, Nov. 26, 1999, Theater Review, "Yielding to Social Sham: The Sin in Ibsen's Creed" by D.J.R. Bruckner
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  14. ^ 14, June. "Actress's Obsession With Jazz Age Golden Girl Lands Her the Part." Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles Times, 14 June 1992. Web. 18 Mar. 2013.
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  17. ^ "1990 – 1999 Awards." Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle. N.p., n.d. Web. 18 Mar. 2013.
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