Katie Walder

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Katie Walder
Born (1982-10-13) October 13, 1982 (age 34)[1][not in citation given]
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Nationality American
Occupation Actress

Katie Elizabeth Walder (born October 13, 1982, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American actress.


Walder is best known for her recurring roles on Gilmore Girls as Janet Billings, How I Met Your Mother as Shannon, and Mad Men as Sherry. She has appeared in over 40 television shows, including New Girl, Franklin & Bash, Fairly Legal, The Good Wife, Supernatural and Rules of Engagement. In 2007 she played Trevor Wright's girlfriend in the award-winning independent film Shelter.[2] In 2014 she co-starred in the horror film Come Back to Me.[3][4]

Walder got her start in New York City, performing in stage roles with Broadway directors including Michael Greif, Keith Reddin and Daniel Aukin. She will soon be seen in the Paramount-owned comedy short Billy Glimmer opposite Ben Stiller.[4]


Year Title Role Notes
2007 McBride: Semper Fi Kaia Rourke TV movie
2007 Shelter Tori
2007 Safe Harbour Vanessa Bowles Direct-to-video
2007 The Neighbor Nancy
2008 Bitter Brew Brittany TV movie
2008 Extreme Movie Drunk Girl
2009 Always and Forever Lindsey TV movie
2011 Intervention: Cinderella Cinderella Short film
Also executive producer and writer
2012 Cupid Trina TV movie
2014 Come Back to Me Sarah
Year Title Role Notes
2002 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Carey Thorne Episode: "Prodigy"
2003-2005 Gilmore Girls Janet Billings 10 episodes
2004 Cracking Up Female Student Episode: "Pilot"
2005 Cold Case Beth Adams Episode: "Blank Generation"
2006 CSI: Miami Melinda Carson Episode: "Shock"
2006 Without a Trace Claire Norton Episode: "All for One"
2006-2014 How I Met Your Mother Shannon 4 episodes
2007 Hustle Janet Episode: "As One Flew Out of the Cuckoo's Nest, One Flew In"
2007 Saving Grace Patty Episode: "A Language of Angels"
2007 Rules of Engagement Claire Episode: "Bag Ladies"
2009 Trust Me Jacy Episode: "What's the Rush?"
2009 The Good Wife Jennifer Lewis Episode: "Pilot"
2010 The New Adventures of Old Christine Hannah Episode: "A Whale of a Tale"
2010 Chase Charlene Hughes Episode: "Repo"
2011 Mad Love White Whale Episode: "The Spy Who Loved Me"
2011 Supernatural Atropos/Fate Episode: "My Heart Will Go On"
2011 NTSF:SD:SUV:: Reporter Episode: "Cause for ConCERN"
2011 Man Up! Sheri Episode: "Wingmen"
2011-2013 New Girl Cheryl 2 episodes "Bad In Bed" & "Bachelorette Party"
2012 Fairly Legal Beth Shepperd Episode: "Shattered"
2012 Franklin & Bash Carrie Dutton Episode: "Jango and Rossi"
2012 The Mentalist Nancy Sterling Episode: "Not One Red Cent"
2012 Grimm Elisha Episode: "To Protect and Serve Man"
2013-2015 Mad Men Sherry 2 Episodes
2013 Bad Teacher Brie Pilot
2015 Kroll Show Barb
2016 Square Roots Ruth Pilot


  1. ^ "Katie Walder". Hollywood.com. 
  2. ^ Catsoulis, Jeannette (March 28, 2008). "Out on the Waves". The New York Times. 
  3. ^ Kenigsberg, Ben (July 24, 2014). "A New Neighbor Is Bad News: 'Come Back to Me,' a Gory Horror Tale". The New York Times. 
  4. ^ a b Foreman, Troy L. (November 12, 2014). "Interview: Katie Walder". The PC Principle. 

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