Kiersten Warren

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Kiersten Warren
Kiersten Nicolla Dale Warren

(1965-11-04) November 4, 1965 (age 55)
Years active1987–present (on hiatus)
(m. 1990; div. 2005)

(m. 2005)
Children2, including Misti Traya

Kiersten Nicolla Dale Warren (born November 4, 1965) is an American actress.[1] Her best known roles include Alex Tabor on Saved by the Bell: The College Years and Nora Huntington on Desperate Housewives.

Life and career[edit]

Warren was born in Creston, Iowa. She is the mother of actress Misti Traya (b. September 23, 1981) who has a daughter (b. 2012).[2] Warren is now married to actor Kirk Acevedo. In 2009, she appeared in an episode of Fringe ("Unleashed") as the wife of Charlie Francis, Acevedo's character. In 2003, she appeared in an episode of The West Wing titled "Life on Mars", and in 2009, appeared in an episode of Nip/Tuck titled "Jenny Juggs" as Jenny Juggs.

She has appeared in numerous films, including 13 Going on 30, Intolerable Cruelty, Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood, Bicentennial Man and Independence Day.



Year Title Role Notes
1996 Independence Day Tiffany
1997 Painted Hero Teresa
1999 Pushing Tin Karen
1999 Liberty Heights Annie
1999 Bicentennial Man Galatea
2000 Duets Candy Woods
2001 Circuit Nina
2002 Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood Younger Necie Kelleher
2003 Black Cadillac Jeannine
2003 Intolerable Cruelty Claire O'Mara
2003 The Snow Walker Estelle
2004 13 Going on 30 Trish Sackett
2006 Hoot Mrs. Eberhardt
2006 Bring It On: All or Nothing Pamela "Pam" Allen Video
2006 The Astronaut Farmer Phyllis
2008 Christmas Cottage Tanya
2009 Charades Nikki Short film
2012 Silent but Deadly Rachel
2016 The Thinning Barbara Michaels
2016 An Inherited Life Penny
2017 The Invisible Mother Coco


Year Title Role Notes
1987 Magnum, P.I. Sugar "The Aunt Who Came to Dinner"
1990 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color Diana "Exile"
1990 Hurricane Sam Trisha Kelvin TV film
1990 Silhouette Sandra Kimball TV film
1991 False Arrest Eden TV film
1992 Fugitive Among Us Sherry Nash TV film
1992 Grave Secrets: The Legacy of Hilltop Drive Tina Williams TV film
1992 Hearts Afire Tammy "First Time"
1992-93 Life Goes On Goodman Recurring role
1993-94 Saved by the Bell: The College Years Alex Tabor Main role
1994 Saved by the Bell: Wedding in Las Vegas Alex Tabor TV film
1995 Cybill Kathy "Mourning Has Broken"
1997 JAG Princess Alexandra "Washington Holiday"
1997 Night Man Bonnie Parker "That Ol' Gang of Mine"
1998 Maximum Bob Leanne Lancaster Main role
1998 Fantasy Island Jeanette "We're Not Worthy"
2001 Thieves Teri "Dey Got De Degas"
2001 Wolf Lake Nancy "Tastes Like Chicken"
2003 A Painted House Stacy Dale TV film
2003 The West Wing Blair Spoonhour "Life on Mars"
2004 Paradise Grace Paradise TV film
2006, 2012 Desperate Housewives Nora Huntington Recurring role;

9 episodes (recurring season 3, guest season 2 and 8)

2007 Dirty Sexy Money Ellen Darling "Pilot"
2007-09 Slacker Cats Tabitha (voice) "Mexico", "Casino Miaow", "Work, Work, Work"
2008 Dirt Martina Linn "Welcome to Normal"
2009 Fringe Sonia "Unleashed"
2009 Acceptance Grace TV film
2009 Nip/Tuck Jenny Juggs "Jenny Juggs"
2011 Beyond the Blackboard Danny's Mom TV film
2011 CSI: Miami Darla Chambers "Crowned"
2012 Workaholics Gayle Reynolds "The Business Trip"
2012-13 Bunheads Claire Thompson "Inherit the Wind", "What's Your Damage, Heather?", "The Astronaut and the Ballerina"
2013 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Monica Downs "Ghosts of the Past"
2015 The Mentalist Kelis Weir "Brown Shag Carpet"
2015 Girl Missing Sylvia TV film
2018 Dirty John Britt "Red Flags and Parades"


  1. ^ Willis, John (April 1, 2006). Screen World: 2005 Film Annual. Hal Leonard Corporation. pp. 66–. ISBN 978-1-55783-668-7. Retrieved September 27, 2011.
  2. ^ Traya, Misti (May 15, 2015). "I ground my teeth so hard from stress I dislocated my jaw". The Daily Telegraph.

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