Keri Russell Trivia

  • Keri Russell
    • Famous as : Actress
    • Birth Name : Keri Lynn Russell
    • Birth Date : March 23, 1976
    • Birth Place : Fountain Valley, California
    • Spouse : Shane Deary (carpenter, since 14-Feb-07, separated)
    • Claim to Fame : As Felicity Porter in TV series "Felicity" (1998-2002)


  • Signed on to become a spokesmodel for CoverGirl, becoming the new face of its Outlast Double Lipshine, in both TV and print ads (July 2006).
  • Was named after her grandfather, Kermit, and has a nickname of Care Bear.
  • Tried for the part of Lois Lane for "Superman Returns" (2006), but was beaten by Kate Bosworth.
  • Got nominated for the category of Outstanding Actress in a Miniseries or a Motion Picture Made for Television at the 2005 Satellite Awards through her role in "The Magic of Ordinary Days" (2005).
  • Encountered her Broadway debut in Neil LaBute's "Fat Pig" by year 2004.
  • Has been the nominee of TV - Choice Actress category at Teen Choice Awards for 3 consecutive years that were 1999-2001.
  • Her action of cutting her hair in the second season of "Felicity" by year 1999 led The WB to come up with a resolution of not allowing its stars to change their hairstyle without management's approval.
  • Brought home a Teen Choice Award in 1999 for winning the category of TV - Breakout Performance while being nominated for that of TV - Choice Actress, Drama in 2002, both through her role in "Felicity" (1998-2002).
  • Was included in People Magazine's 50 Most Beautiful list in 1999.
  • Did not return to join the cast of "All New Mickey Mouse Club" for its final season to film TV series of "Daddy's Girls" (1994).
  • Scored two nominations at Young Artist Awards held in 1993 in the categories of Best Young Actress Co-starring in a Motion Picture and Outstanding Young Ensemble Cast in a Youth Series or Variety Show along with other cast of "MMC."
  • Appeared in the advertisement for Jack in the Box (1993), J.C. Penney (1994), Sears (1994), and Lee Jeans (1995).
  • Performed at the 1988 World's Fair Expo held in Sydney, Australia with her dance team.
  • Her favorite book is Reviving Ophelia by Mary Pipher.
  • Her favorite album is James Ingram's "The Power of Great Music."
  • Used to frequently wear a sun pendant when performed in "All New Mickey Mouse Club" that later became her trademark on the show.
  • Her favorite sports include baseball, softball, roller-blade, and hockey.
  • Has two cats named Oreo and Gotcha.
  • Her favorite actor is Ethan Hawke while her favorite movie is "Far and Away" (1992).
  • Loves gardening, going to the beach, and doing photography stuff.
  • Was featured in Bon Jovi's music video of "Always."
  • Her favorite fast food restaurant is Carl's Jr.
  • Had worked as a model for a short time.
  • Her favorite color is green.
  • Is still good friends with fellow Mousekeeter Ilana Miller and even took the younger actress to accompany her attending the 1999 MTV Movie Awards.
  • Rarely sang solo in "All New Mickey Mouse Club", also known as "MMC", as she in fact was hired for her dancing and acting abilities.
  • Her favorite music artists include Bryan Adams, Sting, Regina Belle, and James Ingram.
  • Was born on the same date and month as fellow Mousekeeter Josh Ackerman was.
  • Her favorite food is pasta with butter while her favorite drink is Virgin Pina Colada.