Rhea Seehorn

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Rhea Seehorn
Rhea Seehorn at the LA Art Show 2016.jpg
Rhea Seehorn at the LA Art Show 2016 Red Carpet
Born (1972-05-12) May 12, 1972 (age 45)
Norfolk, Virginia, U.S.
Education George Mason University (B.A.)
Occupation Actress
Years active 1997–present

Rhea Seehorn (/ɹeɪ/; born May 12, 1972)[1][2][3] is an American actress best known for playing Kim Wexler in Better Call Saul. She is also known for prior roles in NBC's Whitney, ABC's I'm With Her and TNT's Franklin & Bash.

Early life[edit]

Seehorn was born in Norfolk, Virginia,[4] although she also grew up in Japan, Arizona, and Washington, D.C.[5] She studied painting, drawing, and architecture from a young age, following in the footsteps of her father and grandmother.[6] Although she continued in the visual arts, she also had a growing passion for the movies and theater.[6] She was introduced to contemporary theater in college.[6] Seehorn graduated from George Mason University in 1994 with a Bachelor of Arts in Art Studio.[4][6]

Career[edit]

Her film credits include roles in the independent features Riders and Floating, and the independent shorts The Pitch, The Gentlemen, and The Case Against Karen. Her theater credits include the Broadway production of 45 Seconds from Broadway, as well as roles in The World Over, All My Sons, Stop Kiss, How I Learned to Drive, Freedomland, and Marat/Sade.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1998 A Case Against Karen Shari
1999 Why Spain?
1999 The Pitch The Pitcher Short film
2000 The Gentleman Girlfriend Short film
2000 Eat Me! Glynna
2001 Riders Bitsy
2006 The Shaggy Dog Lori

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2003–2004 I'm with Her Cheri Baldzikowski 22 episodes
2005 Head Cases Nicole Walker 6 episodes
2005 Romy and Michele: In the Beginning Ashley Schwartz Television film
2007 The Singles Table Stephanie Vogler 6 episodes
2007 The Thick of It Ollie Todzio Television film
2009 Eva Adams Eva Adams Television film
2008 The Starter Wife Charlotte 4 episodes
2009 American Dad! Waitress (voice) Episode: "Stan Time"
2009 Trust Me Brooke 3 episodes
2009 Dollhouse Jocelyn Bashford Episode: "Haunted"
2010 Burn Notice Patty Episode: "Breach of Faith"
2010 The Closer Judy Lynn Episode: "Last Woman Standing"
2011–2013 Whitney Roxanne 38 episodes
2011–2014 Franklin & Bash Ellen Swatello 11 episodes
2013 Family Guy (voice) Episode: "Save the Clam"
2014 House of Lies Samantha 2 episodes
2015–present Better Call Saul Kimberly "Kim" Wexler 29 episodes
Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rhea Seehorn [@rheaseehorn] (June 16, 2017). "I know it's a slightly weird spelling. But mom liked it & im sticking w/ it. It's jst 1 syllable, "Ray". Same idea as "Shea" pronunciation." (Tweet). Retrieved June 19, 2017 – via Twitter. 
  2. ^ The Associated Press. "Celebrity birthdays for May 12, 2017". The Mercury News. Retrieved 2 August 2017. 
  3. ^ "@rheaseehorn". Instagram. Retrieved 2 August 2017. 
  4. ^ a b "Rhea Seehorn Biography". TV Guide. Retrieved 13 May 2017. 
  5. ^ "Actress Rhea Seehorn Interview". PBS. Retrieved 20 May 2017. 
  6. ^ a b c d "Featured Alumni - George Mason University". George Mason University. Retrieved 20 May 2017. 

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