Katie Wright

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Katie Wright
Born Katherine Wright
(1981-12-25) December 25, 1981 (age 35)
Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 1993–2001
Spouse(s) Hank Azaria (m. 2007)
Children 1

Katie Wright (born December 25, 1981) is a former American actress. She was born Katherine Wright[1] in Kansas City, Missouri, and grew up in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Her brother is fellow actor Jack Noseworthy; they co-starred in the movie Idle Hands.

Life and Career[edit]

Wright began her acting career in two episodes of The Wonder Years and later appeared in several "made-for-TV" movies on such networks as Lifetime Movie Network. She became slightly better known in her twenties after appearing in a recurring role on Melrose Place and a regular role on Malibu Shores. She has also received some film writer and director training.

Wright retired from acting in 2001 and is currently studying to be a family therapist. She had been dating actor/director Hank Azaria since 2007 and gave birth to their son on June 6, 2009.[2][3] The two are now married.



Year Film Role Other notes
1994 It's Pat Groupie
1996 God's Lonely Man Danielle
When Friendship Kills Alexis 'Lexi' Archer TV movie
A Friend's Betrayal Cindy TV movie
Abduction of Innocence Clare Steves TV movie
1997 Detention: The Siege at Johnson High Samantha Eckert TV movie
1998 Hairshirt Corinne 'Corey' Wells
1999 Idle Hands Tanya Also starred her real-life brother Jack Noseworthy
Late Last Night Mia TV movie
2000 The David Cassidy Story Susan Dey TV movie
The Sculptress Sarah
2001 The Good Things Christina Short film

TV series[edit]

Year(s) Title Role Seasons Notes
1996 Malibu Shores Nina Gerard 1 Appeared in 10 episodes
1997 Melrose Place Chelsea Fielding 5-6 Appeared in 12 episodes

TV appearances[edit]

Year Title Role Episode titles Notes
1993 The Wonder Years Jane "Summer" Season 6, episode 21
"Independence Day" Season 6, episode 22
1994 Harts of the West Lingerie Model "Back in the Panties Again" Season 1, episode 13
1997 Boy Meets World Debbie "Chick Like Me" Season 4, episode 15
Players Sarah Dalton "In Concert" Season 1, episode 3
1999 Cracker Jennifer Sieger "The Club" Season 1, episode 12
2000 Walker, Texas Ranger Cara Parkins "Child of Hope" Season 9, episode 9
2001 Baywatch "Dead Reckoning" Season 11, episode 20


  1. ^ Katie Wright Biography (1981-)
  2. ^ Elizabeth Leonard (2009-02-04). "Hank Azaria & Girlfriend Expecting First Child". People. Retrieved 2009-02-04. 
  3. ^ Sarah Michaud (2009-06-10). "It's a Boy for Hank Azaria!". People. Retrieved 2009-06-11. 

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