Kristine DeBell

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Kristine DeBell
Kristine DeBell 1976.jpg
DeBell at the premiere of the 1976 remake of
A Star is Born
Born (1954-12-10) December 10, 1954 (age 64)
Other names
  • Kristine De Bell
  • Kristine De Belle
OccupationActress, model

Kristine DeBell (born December 10, 1954) is an American film actress.


Born in Chatham, New York, DeBell began her career as a fashion model with Ford Models. She later moved into acting, debuting as the star of an X-rated film version of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland at the age of 22.

She was on the April 1976 cover of Playboy, photographed by Suze Randall. She also appeared in the August 1976 Helmut Newton pictorial "200 Motels, or How I Spent My Summer Vacation",[1] from which 11 original prints were sold at auctions of Playboy archives by Butterfields in 2002 for $21,075,[2][3] and three by Christie's in December 2003 for $26,290.[4]

Subsequently, she moved to mainstream film and television. Her most prominent film roles included playing A.L., a camp counselor, alongside Bill Murray in the comedy Meatballs and Jackie Chan's girlfriend in The Big Brawl. She appeared in a number of television pilots through the 1980s, individual episodes and series, including The Young and the Restless, B. J. and the Bear and Night Court.



Year Title Role Notes
1976 Alice in Wonderland Alice Erotic film
1977 Rooster: Spurs of Death! Melody
1978 I Wanna Hold Your Hand Cindy
1978 Bloodbrothers Cheri
1979 The Main Event Lucy
1979 Meatballs A.L.
1979 The Great American Girl Robbery Debbie Williams
1980 Willie & Phil Rena
1980 The Big Brawl Nancy
1981 Lifepod Fiona
1982 Tag: The Assassination Game Nancy McCauley
1986 Club Life Fern
1990 American Confidential Katy Lynn O'Toole Video short
2012 1313: Night of the Widow The Widow (voice) Video
2012 Southern dysComfort Cousin Deb Short
2013 Beyond Sunset and Sunrise Norma Desmond / The Good Witch / Narrator Short
2013 A Talking Cat!?! Susan
2013 An Easter Bunny Puppy Jennifer
2013 A Talking Pony!?! Kim
2014 3 Wicked Witches' Lana
2014 Trophy Heads Sister Jasmine
2015 Hunter Capt. Goodwill
2015 Samurai Cop 2: Deadly Vengeance Bobbie
2016 Offer and Compromise Executive
2017 Darling Nikki TBA
2017 Merrily Cynthia


Year Title Role Notes
1982 The Young and the Restless Pam Warren TV series
1978 B. J. and the Bear Marcia "The Foundlings"
1978 Katie: Portrait of a Centerfold Sally South TV film
1978 Suddenly, Love Helen Malloy TV film
1978 Eight Is Enough Melanie "Alone at Last"
1978 David Cassidy: Man Undercover Girl "RX for Dying"
1979 Barnaby Jones Rita Wallace "Man on Fire"
1979 CHiPs Peggy "Second Chance"
1981 The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo Ginger "The French Follies Caper"
1982 Life of the Party: The Story of Beatrice Toni Blasdell TV film
1983 For Members Only Ginger Blakely TV film
1984 Night Court Jennifer Black "Harry and the Rock Star"
2012 A Halloween Puppy Linda TV film


  1. ^ Newton, Helmut (2005). Playboy: Helmut Newton. Chronicle Books. ISBN 0-8118-5065-X.
  2. ^ Herman, Eric (July 20, 2003). "For Playboy lovers, cup runneth over". Daily News. New York City. Archived from the original on April 12, 2009.
  3. ^ Goodman, Dean (June 24, 2002). "Playboy artwork fetches $1.1 million". Reuters.
  4. ^ "Christie's Lot 257/Sale 1325". Christies.

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