Lindsay Sloane

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Lindsay Sloane
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Sloane at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival premiere of A Good Old Fashioned Orgy.
Born Lindsay Sloane Leikin
(1977-08-08) August 8, 1977 (age 38)
Long Island, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 1990–present
Spouse(s) Dar Rollins (m. 2004)
Children 1

Lindsay Sloane Leikin (born August 8, 1977) is an American actress who is known for playing Valerie Birkhead on Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (1997–1999). She has also starred in films such as Bring It On (2000), She's Out of My League (2010), The Other Guys (2010), Horrible Bosses (2011) and its sequel Horrible Bosses 2 (2014).

She currently stars as Emily in the television series The Odd Couple on CBS.

Life and career[edit]

Sloane was born on Long Island, New York, the daughter of Renée, a children's librarian, and Joey Leikin, a sales manager.[1] She was raised in a Jewish family.[2]

After moving to Los Angeles, Sloane signed with an agent at the age of eight. Her mother once drove her to an audition through the 1992 LA Riots.[3] Her first recurring television role was as Alice Pedermeir on The Wonder Years from 1991 to 1993. She played Zoey Miller for seven episodes on the short-lived NBC sitcom Mr. Rhodes. She later played Valerie Birkhead on Sabrina, the Teenage Witch from 1997 to 1999, and starred in Sabrina Down Under, a spinoff movie to the series as a different character, a mermaid named Fin. Sloane joined the casts of the short-lived series Grosse Pointe and The Stones. She auditioned unsuccessfully for many roles in a number of television shows including Blossom and Full House.[3]

Sloane also appeared in episodes of Dharma & Greg, My So-Called Life, That '70s Show, The West Wing, Entourage, Greg the Bunny, How I Met Your Mother, The League, and Psych. Most recently, Sloane was featured in the seventh season of Weeds, playing Maxeen, a character who hires Silas for a modeling gig and dates Andy.

Her film résumé includes roles in Bring It On, Exposed, The In-Laws, Nancy Drew, Sabrina Down Under, Over Her Dead Body, She's Out of My League, The Other Guys and The Accidental Husband. She voiced the older sister in Why, Charlie Brown, Why?. As well as a guest role as Stephanie in Mr. Sunshine, Sloane also appears in the movie Horrible Bosses as Charlie Day's character's fiancee Stacy and in the 2011 movie A Good Old Fashioned Orgy.[4][5]

Personal life[edit]

In 2004, Sloane married Dar Rollins, an agent for International Creative Management.[6] The couple have one daughter, Maxwell Lue, born in January 2012.[7]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1998 Win a Date Dalia Short film
1999 Seven Girlfriends Daphne
2000 Bring It On Big Red
2003 In-Laws, TheThe In-Laws Melissa Peyser
2003 Exposed Minnie
2004 Dog Gone Love Rebecca
2006 TV Set, TheThe TV Set Laurel Simon
2008 Over Her Dead Body Chloe Mills
2008 Accidental Husband, TheThe Accidental Husband Marcy
2009 Water Pills Mary Short film
2009 Six Wives of Henry Lefay, TheThe Six Wives of Henry Lefay Autumn
2010 She's Out of My League Marnie
2010 Other Guys, TheThe Other Guys Francine
2010 Worst Enemy Stacy Short film
2011 Good Old Fashioned Orgy, AA Good Old Fashioned Orgy Laura LaCarubba
2011 Horrible Bosses Stacy Arbus
2012 Darling Companion Ellie
2014 Horrible Bosses 2 Stacy Arbus

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1990 Why, Charlie Brown, Why? Big Sister (voice) TV film
1991-1993 Wonder Years, TheThe Wonder Years Alice Pedermeir Recurring role
1994 My So-Called Life Ruthie "Halloween"
1995 CBS Schoolbreak Special Tina "Between Mother and Daughter"
1996-1997 Mr. Rhodes Zoey Miller Regular role
1997 Promised Land Rebecca Gold "Intolerance"
1997 Working Debbie Rainer "Close Quarters"
1997 Dharma & Greg Jennifer "Haus Arrest"
1997-1999 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch Valerie Birkhead Regular role
1999 Lands of Lore III Goldy (voice) Video game
1999 Batman Beyond Jackie Wallace (voice) "Earth Mover"
1999 Sabrina, Down Under Fin TV film
1999 Student Affairs Wendy TV film
1999-2000 That '70s Show Patty "Eric Gets Suspended", "Kitty and Eric's Night Out"
2000 M.Y.O.B. Summer Raynes "Boys in the Band"
2000-2001 Grosse Pointe Marcy Sternfeld Main role
2001 Fighting Fitzgeralds, TheThe Fighting Fitzgeralds Officer Gloria "Blood, Sweat & Fitz"
2001 Going to California Lisa B. "Blowing Free: Parts 1 & 2", "The Big Padoodle"
2002 Greg the Bunny Chelsea "Jewel Heist"
2002 Homeward Bound Rebecca Ashton TV film
2003 Strange Frequency Lara TV film
2003 Miss Match Daphne "Matchmaker, Matchmaker"
2004 Stones, TheThe Stones Karly Stone Main role
2004 DeMarco Affairs Sammy DeMarco TV film
2005 X's, TheThe X's Skipper (voice) 1 episode
2006 Entourage Nicole "I Wanna Be Sedated"
2006-2007 Help Me Help You Sasha Hoffman Recurring role
2009 Pulling Donna TV film
2009 How I Met Your Mother Jen "Double Date"
2010 Livin' on a Prayer Gina TV film
2010 League, TheThe League Lindsay "Kegel the Elf"
2011 Mr. Sunshine Stephanie "Heather's Sister"
2011 Funny or Die Presents Various 3 episodes
2011 Weeds Maxeen "Game-Played", "A Hole in Her Niqab", "Fingers-Only Meat Banquet"
2011 Childrens Hospital Pat "Home Is Where the Hospital Is"
2012 Ben and Louise Louise "Emergency Kit"
2012 League, TheThe League Lindsay "Our Dinner with Andre"
2012 Psych Melinda "Shawn and the Real Girl"
2014 Psych Sandra Panitch "Remake..."
2014 Kroll Show Carrie Stitz "Banff Is on Fire"
2014 Drunk History Nancy Reagan "Hollywood"
2014 Really Margaret "Pilot"
2014-2015 Playing House Tina Rodriguez Recurring role
2015 Childrens Hospital Roxanne "Just Like Cyrano de Bergerac"
2015-Present Odd Couple, TheThe Odd Couple Emily Regular role

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