Kelli Maroney

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Kelli Maroney
Maroney in 2019
Minnesota, U.S.
Years active1979–present
Known for
SpouseDaniel Ulin (2016) Edit this at Wikidata

Kelli Maroney is an American film and television actress. She appeared in the films Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982), Night of the Comet (1984), Chopping Mall (1986), The Zero Boys (1986) and Scream Queen Hot Tub Party (1991) .[1] Maroney also appeared on television in the soap operas Ryan's Hope and One Life to Live.


Maroney's best-known film roles are Cindy Carr in Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982), Samantha Belmont in Night of the Comet (1984),[2] Jamie in The Zero Boys (1985), and Allison in Chopping Mall (1986). Her daytime TV roles were as Kimberly Harris Beaulac on the soap opera Ryan's Hope (1979–1983) and Tina Lord on One Life to Live (1984–1985).


She has made numerous guest appearances on TV shows, among them True Blood, Family Feud, Simon & Simon, Murder, She Wrote, FBI: The Untold Stories, and Chicago Hope.

She was featured on the cover of People for a 1980 article titled: Torrid Teens on the Soaps (with actresses Genie Francis and Kristen Vigard).

Maroney appeared as a guest on the Playboy TV 2015 "So Sexy It's Scary" Halloween episode with Jeffrey Reddick and Lisa Wilcox[citation needed].

She was a guest of and interviewed on Illeana Douglas's 2019 podcast "I Blame Dennis Hopper".[3]


Year Title Role Notes
1982 Fast Times at Ridgemont High Cindy
1983 Slayground Jolene
1984 Night of the Comet Samantha Sam Belmont
1986 Chopping Mall Alison Parks
1986 The Zero Boys Jamie
1987 Big Bad Mama II Willie McClatchie
1988 Not of This Earth Nurse Oxford
1989 Jaded Jennifer
1989 Transylvania Twist Hannah
1990 Hard to Die Porno Wife
1991 Servants of Twilight Sherry Ordway
1991 Scream Queen Hot Tub Party Kelli Maroney
1993 Midnight Witness Devon
1999 Sam and Mike Co-Producer Short film
2004 Audition Brett Short film
2011 Lip Service Janice
2019 In Search of Darkness[4] Herself Documentary film
Blowing Up Right Now Ruth
2020 Exorcism at 60,000 Feet Ms. Jenkins
2020 In Search of Darkness: Part II Herself Documentary film
2020 A Well Respected Man Anita Padgett Short film
2020 The Deep Ones Ambrose Zadok
2022 Staycation Cynthia Oxford
Year Title Role Notes
1979–1982 Ryan's Hope Kimberly Harris 319 episodes
1984 Celebrity Josie TV miniseries
1984 One Life to Live Tina Lord TV series
1986 Simon & Simon Angela Fielding Episode: "Eye of the Beholder"
1986 Murder, She Wrote Cissy Barnes Episode: "Menace, Anyone?"
1991 FBI: The Untold Stories Bonnie Kelly Episode: "Kill for Love"
1997 The Pretender Reporter Episode: "Dragon House: Part 1"
1997 Face Down Merrie/Meredith TV movie
1999 Chicago Hope Grace McNeil Episode: "Home Is Where the Heartache Is"
2008 True Blood Televangelist Episode: "Mine"
2010 Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Kelli Episode: "Re-Animated"
2012 Gila Deputy Wilma Television film


  1. ^ Willis, Donald C. Horror and Science Fiction Films IV. 1997. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 9780810830554 p. 234.
  2. ^ "Night of the Comet". Variety. December 31, 1983. Retrieved October 6, 2020.
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  4. ^ Miska, Brad (March 22, 2019). "Exclusive Clip: John Carpenter Joins '80s Horror Documentary 'In Search of Darkness'!". Bloody Disgusting. Retrieved May 29, 2019.

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