Ellen Karsten

Actress
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KNOWN FOR 
Just Add Magic (2016-2018) | Camp Takota (2014) | Kept Boy (2017)
HEIGHT *
5' 5" (1.65m)
AGE RANGE *
Performs ages 54-70
GUILDS *
AEA | SAG-AFTRA
ETHNICITY *
Caucasian
HAIR *
Salt/Pepper (Long)
EYES *
Green
WEIGHT *
127 lbs
PHYSIQUE *
Slim
VOICE TYPE *
Alto
ATHLETICS *
Swimming | Aerobics
ACCENTS *
Southern | Cockney | New York (Bronx) | Midwest | Irish | British | Texan  Less
DANCE *
Ballroom | Swing | Modern
WORK HISTORY *
Internet | Industrial | Commercial | Theater | Film | Voice Over | Television  Less
JOB TYPES *
Directing | Acting | Writing
CITIZENSHIP *
US (with valid passport) (Authorized to work in United States)
UNPAID WORK *
Not willing to work unpaid
VANITY URL *
https://www.imdb.me/ellenkarsten
* Starred info submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume (has not been verified by IMDb).

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Past Film & Video (13 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (9 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Just Add MagicJust Add Magic (TV Series) Ms. Silvers (45 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016–2018 45
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  • Primary photo for House of LiesHouse of Lies (TV Series) Majo (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for Criminal MindsCriminal Minds (TV Series) Susan Groves (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for W/ Bob and DavidW/ Bob and David (TV Series) Ted's Mother (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Switched at BirthSwitched at Birth (TV Series) Margaret Halpern (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for MarriedMarried (TV Series) Wife (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
    • 1997 (Sep 17, 2015) Wife  Less
  • Primary photo for Missy from MississippiMissy from Mississippi (TV Series) Mama Betty  Less 2015– 
  • Primary photo for Black-ishBlack-ish (TV Series) Old Lady (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015 1
  • Primary photo for Shadow LoveShadow Love (TV Series) Mrs. Morris (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1

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Additional Credits (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

CommercialsCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Exercising Woman * – Anytime Fitness 185 Media
  • Jackpot Junction * – Laundromat Lady Ice House Prods.
  • PSA- Bus Violence * – Offended Bus Rider Prairie Homeboy Prod.
  • Vee Quiva Casino * – Winner Red Circle
  • Iowa Lottery * – Dancing Beutician Screenscape Studios
  • Kum & Go Stores * – Wife Iowa Teleproductions
  • Iowa Lottery * – Diner Waitress Screenscape Studios
  • Comcast * – Grandmother Goodby Silverstein
TheaterCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Sons of the Prophet * – Female 1/Supporting Blank Theater/Michael Matthews
  • Bikini Beach Bacchae * – Agaue/Lead Knightsbridge/Paul Mialovich
  • All Shook Up National Tour * – Mayor Prather Entertainment/W. Seth Rines
  • The Full Monte * – Jeanette Ocean State Theatre by the Sea/Russell Garrett
  • The Wedding Singer National Tour * – Rosie Prather Entertainment/W. Seth Rines
  • Caligula * – Caesonia Walking Shadow/Amy Rummenie
  • Queen Elizabeth * – Shakespeare's Land of the Dead Walking Shadow/Amy Rummenie
  • Proposals * – Annie Robbins Old Log Theatre/Tim Stoltz
  • Leaving Iowa * – Mom Old Log Theatre/Tim Clue
  • Importance of Being Ernest * – Miss Prism Cincinnati Shakespeare/ R Chris Reeder
  • Driving Miss Daisy * – Miss Daisy Pinewood Dinner Theatre/Aaron Sowma
  • Coriolanous * – Volumina Texas Shakespeare Festival/Gregg Brevoort
  • Pericles * – Lychordia/Diana Texas Shakespeare Festival/Stephen Terrell
  • Harvey * – Mrs. Chumley & Chauvnet Texas Shakespeare Festival/George Boyd
  • We Gotta Bingo * – Mary Ed, Bingo pro Actors Theater of MN/Mark Bergren
  • Romeo & Juliet * – Nurse Park Square/ Matt Sciple
  • Glass Menangerie * – Amanda St Croix Festival Theater/Brian Isaac Phillips
  • Dinner With Friends * – Karen Paul Bunyan Playhouse/M. Curtis Grittner
  • Equus * – Dora Starting Gate/Richard Jackson
  • Diary of Anne Frank * – Mrs Frank Park Square/Scott Rubsam
  • The Ballroom * – 9 characters Theatre de la Jeune Lune/Dominique Serrand
  • Arcadia * – Lady Croom Park Square/Richard Cook
  • Lost in Yonkers * – Grandma Kurnitz Theater L'Homme Dieu/Jay Edelhart
ModelingCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Shapewear * – Model Shop NBC
  • Wrinkle Magic * – Model Shop NBC
IndustrialCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Leadership Education * – Math Teacher/Supporting Wing Span
  • Heart Chronicle * – Nurse Medtronic In House
  • Christopher & Banks * – Sales Assoc. Ocean Beach Prods.
  • Ready, Set, Change! * – Harried Billing Clerk Vision Point Prods.
  • Upsher-Smilth Labs * – Nurse Business Theater Prod.
  • Tropical Deforestation * – Zoo Spokesperson UM Communication
  • Alohol Training * – Liquor Store Owner Master Communications
  • Alcohol Awarness * – Spokesperson Master Communications
InternetCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • PADs * – Betty/Recurring So Bad Its Good/Josh Levine
  • Missy From Mississippi * – Mama Betty/Reoccurring Cloud People Prods/Tim Quirey
  • Shadow Love * – School Secretary/Supporting Maurice Hall
  • The 13 Keys * – Aunt/Reoccurring Belle Films/Dylan Balfee
FilmCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Kept Boy * – Gossip Columnist/Supporting Kept Boy LLC/George Bamber
  • Expelled * – Librarian/Supporting Hookshot Prod/Alex Goyette
  • Strange Men * – Diner Waitress/Supporting Abso Lutely Prod/Andrew Fitzgerald
  • Camp Takota * – Sally/Supporting Top Bunk/Chris & Nick Riedell
  • It's Now or Never * – Connie/Lead AFI Film/Liv Prior Colliander
  • Spare Change * – Supporting Chris Huse & Anthony Fanelli
  • I'll Remember * – Grandmother/Lead Muzi Films/ Alex Lin
  • Killer Squirrels Teaser * – Grandmother/Lead Hurwitz Entertainment/Timur Bekmambetov
  • Poetry of the Earth * – Teacher/Supporting Point Zero One/Joshua Maya
  • 1 Dead Party * – Mother In Law/Supporting Beastmode Pictures/Matty Castano
  • Real Heros * – Lady Liberty/Supporting Waltzing Penguins Prod/Keith Hartman
  • Love of Mass Destruction * – Betty/Supporting Magic Elevator/Bernika Bailey
  • RADICALS * – Supporting Magic Elevator/Bernika Bailey
  • Ghost From the Machine * – Supporting Hodag Films/Matt Osterman
  • Dr. Fuchs * – Mrs. Fuchs/Supporting Jay Dockendorf Films
  • Mid America Energy * – Greasy Spoon Waitress Screenscape
TelevisionCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Criminal Minds * – Susan Groves/CoStar CBS, Rob Bailey
  • House of Lies * – Shaman/Costar Showtime/Daisy Mayer
  • Just Add Magic (pilot) * – Series Regular Amazon/Joe Nussbaum
  • Switched At Birth * – Church Lady/ CoStar ABC Family/Carlos Gonzalez
  • Married * – Costar FX/Jamie Babbit
  • With Bob & David * – Costar Netflix/Jason Woliner & Tom Gianas
  • Blackish * – Costar ABC/Michael Schultz
Video GamesCOMPANY/DIRECTOR
  • Spec Game * – Evil Queen Sony

Education & Training (submitted by page owner via IMDb Resume)

FORMAL EDUCATIONYEARCITY/STATE
  • California Institute of the Arts * – BFA, Theater 1977 Valencia/CA
  • Ohio University * – MFA Theater 1993 Athens/OH

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