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Margo Cathleen Harshman
March 4, 1986
San Diego, California, U.S.
Margo Cathleen Harshman (born March 4, 1986) is an American actress, best known for her role as Tawny Dean on the Disney Channel series . Even Stevens
She is also known for her role on
as The Big Bang Theory Sheldon Cooper's assistant, Alex Jensen, and on as NCIS Agent Timothy McGee's girlfriend, Delilah Fielding.
Personal life [ edit ]
Harshman was born in
San Diego, California. She has two older sisters, one older brother and one younger brother. Harshman lived in La Costa, San Diego County, California and attended school there until she was 12, after which she moved to Orange County, California. There she finished the rest of her schooling, first at Hewes Middle School and then at Foothill High School. Harshman now lives in Los Angeles.
She is related to former professional baseball pitcher
Jack Harshman and former Washington State University and University of Washington basketball coach Marv Harshman.
On May 14, 2014, her mother, Janelle Harshman, died from
breast cancer after a 20-year battle with the disease. [1 ]
At the age of two, Harshman was entered into
beauty pageants. At 3, she was involved in dance and gymnastics. At 5, she learned to play piano, and at 8, she began acting and met her first manager.
Harshman starred on the short-lived shows
and Run of the House . In 2008, she co-starred in the film Center of the Universe alongside Keith Jesse McCartney. She starred alongside fellow Disney Channel celebrities Raven-Symoné and Brenda Song in the movie . Harshman appeared in an episode of College Road Trip in which she played the daughter of two parents caught in an 'uncomfortable' situation. In 2009, she took on a supporting role for the horror movie remake Grey's Anatomy . She has also been in several films which, for unknown reasons, were not released. Sorority Row
She has appeared in the US comedy
as Alex Jensen, the assistant of The Big Bang Theory Sheldon Cooper, and in the popular US drama series as Delilah Fielding, the girlfriend of NCIS Timothy McGee.
Awards and nominations [ edit ]
In 2005, Harshman was nominated for two awards at the
Young Artist Awards, one for Best Performance in a TV Movie, Miniseries or Special by a Supporting Young Actress for (2004) ( The Even Stevens Movie TV) and the other for Best Performance in a TV Series (Comedy or Drama) by a Supporting Young Actress for (2001). In 2009, Harshman won the Even Stevens ShoWest "Female Stars of Tomorrow" award at the ShoWest Convention along with fellow cast members Sorority Row Briana Evigan, Leah Pipes, Rumer Willis, Jamie Chung and Audrina Patridge.
Filmography [ edit ]
Television [ edit ]
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