Kathleen Rose Perkins

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Kathleen Rose Perkins
Born (1974-11-15) November 15, 1974 (age 46)
Alma materWestern Michigan University
Years active2001–present
Known forEpisodes
'Til Death
Parent(s)Leonard and Donna Perkins

Kathleen Rose Perkins (born November 15, 1974)[1] is an American actress.

Life and career[edit]

Perkins was born in New Baltimore, Michigan, the daughter of Leonard and Donna Perkins.[2] She graduated from Anchor Bay High School (1992) and enrolled in Western Michigan University, where she graduated with a degree in Musical Arts.[3] Her passion for the theater blossomed when she got involved with the Anchor Bay school's performing arts club, which was headed by Joseph P. Abell.[3]

Her career began in 2001 with a role in the television series The Fighting Fitzgeralds. She had a recurring role as Principal Duffy in the Fox sitcom 'Til Death and has made guest appearances in over 20 other television series, including NCIS: Los Angeles, Trust Me, Gary Unmarried, Tell Me You Love Me, Castle, The Game and The Exes, among others. Perkins also has appeared in several TV movies.

She had a starring role as Carol Rance in the BBCShowtime comedy series Episodes.[4][5]



Year Title Role Notes
2004 Burning Annie Jen
2005 Living 'til the End Cynthia
2010 10 Years Later Miranda Miller-Huffman
2012 The Pact Liz
2012 Cowgirls 'n Angels Rebecca
2013 Paradise Amber
2013 Enough Said Fran
2014 The Skeleton Twins Carlie
2014 Home, James Anita Massie
2014 A Short History of Decay Shelly
2014 Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks Susie Completed
2014 Gone Girl Shawna Kelly
2015 The Better Half Calista / Cali Ryan Completed
2015 How Sarah Got Her Wings Daphne Completed
2018 Almost Home Linda Post-production
2019 Walk. Ride. Rodeo. Stacy


Year Title Role Notes
2001 The Fighting Fitzgeralds Eliza Episode: "The Easter Rebellion"
2003 Miss Match Joanna Episode: "The Love Bandit"
2003 Without a Trace Amy Horton Episode: "Coming Home"
2005 Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas Kate Wilkinson TV film
2005 Talk Show Diaries Marion TV film
2005 Living with Fran Laurie Episode: "The Reunion"
2005 Just Legal Nadine Abbot Episode: "The Limit"
2005 How I Met Your Mother Marybeth Episode: "The Limo"
2006 Four Kings Phyllis Episode: "Chest, Mate"
2006 Stacked Zoey Episodes: "The Third Date", "You're Getting Sleepy"
2006–07 Help Me Help You Jocelyn Recurring role (4 episodes)
2008 Nip/Tuck Tabitha Maloney Episode: "Kyle Ainge"
2008 Eli Stone Donna Milton Episode: "One More Try"
2008 Grey's Anatomy Sarah Episode: "Piece of My Heart"
2008 Never Better Claire TV film
2008, 2009 The Game Faye Recurring role (2 episodes)
2009 Trust Me Amy Recurring role (6 episodes)
2009 Gary Unmarried Joan Plummer Recurring role (4 episodes)
2009 Castle Elise Finnegan Episode: "Fool Me Once..."
2009 Married Not Dead Christine TV film
2009–10 'Til Death Ms. Duffy Recurring role (12 episodes)
2009–13 NCIS: Los Angeles Coroner Rose Carlyle Recurring role (5 episodes)
2010 The Mentalist Willa Brock Episode: "Rose-Colored Glasses"
2010 Law & Order: LA Amy Powell Episode: "Sylmar"
2011 Lie to Me Colette Bradley Episode: "Gone"
2011 Man Up! Becky Episode: "Letting Go"
2011 Private Practice Jodi Episode: "Remember Me"
2011–17 Episodes Carol Rance Lead role (33 episodes)
2012 Royal Pains Lucy Walker Episode: "A Farewell to Barnes"
2012 The Exes Dr. Carol Thomas Episode: "Analyze Them"
2013 The Gates Helen Baxley TV film
2013 Person of Interest Vanessa Watkins Episode: "Reasonable Doubt"
2015 Ballot Monkeys Melanie Buck
2015 The Millers Miss Sparks Episode: "Hero"
2015–19 Fresh Off the Boat Mey-Mey 6 episodes
2016–17 Colony Jennifer McMahon 11 episodes
2016 Abducted: The Jocelyn Shaker Story Caitlin Shaker TV film
2016–17 You're the Worst Priscilla Recurring role, Seasons 3–4
2016 Code Black Dr. Amanda Nolan Recurring role, Season 2
2017–18 American Housewife Stacy Clouser 2 episodes (Season 2)
2019 Single Parents Bobbi Babsen 2 episodes
2020 I Am Not Okay with This Maggie Main cast
2021 Doogie Kameāloha, M.D. Dr. Clara Hannon Main cast, upcoming series


  1. ^ "Please join us in..." Twitter. Retrieved November 16, 2014.
  2. ^ "New Baltimore native finds small-screen work". The Times Herald. Michigan, Port Huron. February 17, 2005. p. 14. Retrieved August 18, 2018 – via Newspapers.com. open access
  3. ^ a b Courtney Flynn, Associate Editor (August 8, 2012). "Anchor Bay grad Perkins shines in Showtime's 'Episodes'". The Bay Voice. Retrieved August 27, 2012.
  4. ^ "Carol Rance played by Kathleen Rose Perkins: Watch Episodes on Showtime". Showtime. Archived from the original on February 2, 2013. Retrieved December 31, 2010.
  5. ^ "Claire Forlani, Kathleen Rose Perkins and Stephen Mangan Join Episodes". Movieweb. March 3, 2010. Retrieved December 31, 2010.

External links[edit]