Michaela Watkins Biography, Age, Husband, Height, Films & Net Worth

Michaela Watkins Biography

Michaela Watkins is an American comedian and actress, born (Michaela Suzanne Watkins) on December 14, 1971 in Syracuse, New York, United States. She is best known for her starring role on on the Hulu series Casual and on the short-lived ABC sitcom Trophy Wife. She is also known as a cast member on Saturday Night Live from 2008 to 2009.

Michaela Watkins Age

Watkins was born on December 14, 1971 in Syracuse, New York, United States. She is 47 years old as of 2018.

Michaela Watkins Family

Watkins is the daughter of Myrna Watkins and Mark Watkins. Myrna worked as a Latin teacher while Mark was a mathmatician at Syracuse University. Watkins has sisters: Rebecca Kent and Sarah Fitts.

Michaela Watkins Education

Watkins attended Moses DeWitt Elementary School and Wellesley High School in Wellesley, Massachusetts. Later he she graduated Boston University after studying in theatre acting.

Michaela Watkins Husband

Watkins got married to Fred Kramer in 2013 who is founding partner of Reason Ventures and General Manager of Critical Mass Studios, Inc.

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Michaela Watkins Height

Watkins is approximately 1.65 m.

Michaela Watkins Career

After auditorium school, Watkins lived and worked in New York City for a year however attempted to fabricate her profession. She moved with a companion to Portland, Oregon. She lived there from 1996– 2000 and seemed in front of an audience with Portland Center Stage and the old comedy bunch Toad City Productions. She went around the nation doing local theater, at that point chose to move to Los Angeles. She was dynamic in Los Angeles Theater for a long time, taking on jobs with Circle X Theater and 2100 Square Feet. She turned into a standard entertainer at The Groundlings, where she was found by Saturday Night Live. Watkins said the intrigue of sketch work is that she can keep in touch with her own material.

In November 2008, Watkins joined the cast of Saturday Night Live (SNL), alongside Abby Elliott. Watkins said (around then) that she was the most established lady they at any point procured. Watkins has since been outperformed by Leslie Jones, who was 47 when she joined SNL. Watkins showed up on the show as Arianna Huffington on the November 22nd Weekend Update. Watkins stayed on SNL as a highlighted player all through the remainder of the 2008-2009 season, up to the season finale on May 16, 2009. Nonetheless, while SNL was on summer break, the news broke toward the beginning of September 2009, that Watkins, alongside individual castmates Casey Wilson, were both to be given up from the show and would not be returning for the 2009-10 season.

She has shown up with repeating jobs in the satire programs as Lucy inverse Hamish Linklater in the sitcom The New Adventures of Old Christine, Enlightened, New Girl, Anger Management. Just as showing up on shows, for example, Hung, Children’s Hospital, Kroll Show, Key and Peele, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and Modern Family.

Watkins likewise featured close by Malin Åkerman, Bradley Whitford, and Marcia Gay Harden in the brief, yet generally welcomed ABC sitcom Trophy Wife. The arrangement disclosed for one season from September 2013 to May 2014. In 2015, it was declared that Watkins will star in the Hulu arrangement created by Jason Reitman called Casual, which will be officially delivered by Liz Tigelaar. In 2018 it was declared that Watkins would join the cast of the Amazon Prime arrangement Catastrophe, playing the sister of lead character Rob Norris (Rob Delaney).

Watkins co-made (with composing accomplice and individual Groundling, Damon Jones) the fleeting 2014 USA Network parody arrangement Benched. The arrangement featured Eliza Coupe and Jay Harrington and debuted on October 28, 2014. Watkins and Jones were likewise official makers on the show. Watkins has shown up with supporting jobs in movies, for example, Enough Said, In a World Afternoon Delight, The Back-Up Plan, Wanderlust, They Came Together and Lazy Eye.

Michaela Watkins Filmography

Films

Year

Film

Role

1998

Inconceivable

Marcy

2008

Yoga Matt

Jill Goering

2010

The Back-Up Plan

Mona

The Prankster

Miss LaFleur

Welcome to the Jungle Gym

Principal Gilly

Worst Enemy

Wooly

2011

Una Hora Por Favora

Elissa

2012

Wanderlust

Marisa Gergenblatt

2013

Afternoon Delight

Jennie

iSteve

Melinda Gates

In a World…

Dani

Bunion

Therapist

Enough Said

Hillary

2014

They Came Together

Habermeyer

2016

Donald Trump’s The Art of the Deal: The Movie

Ivana Trump

Punching Henry

Mara

Lazy Eye

Mel

2017

Person to Person

The Widow

Brigsby Bear

Louise Pope

The House of Tomorrow

Mrs. Whitcomb

How to Be a Latin Lover

Gwen

The House

Raina Theodorakis

2018

Dude

Jill

Ibiza

Sarah

Under the Eiffel Tower

Tillie

2019

Brittany Runs a Marathon

Sword of Trust

Mary

Television

Year

Title

Role

2001

Charmed

Andrea

2003

Miss Match

Susan Scott

Without A Trace

Marla

2004

Strong Medicine

Julia

2006

Medium

Clerk

Modern Men

Amanda

Grey’s Anatomy

Nikki Ratlin

Malcolm In The Middle

Receptionist

7 Deadly Hollywood Sins

Jennifer

2007

Revenge

Mary-Louise

2008

Man Stroke Woman (US version)

Various

Frank TV

Julia Roberts

Californication

Executive

2008–09

Saturday Night Live

Various

The New Adventures of Old Christine

Lucy

2009

Eli Stone

Judge Leigh Rappaport

2010

Parenthood

Lucy Estman

Miami Medical

Carla

2011

Curb Your Enthusiasm

Saundra

Hung

Judy

Private Practice

Laura Martin

2011–13

Enlightened

Janice Holm

2011–15

New Girl

Gina

2012

The Life & Times of Tim

Homeless Woman (Voice)

Childrens Hospital

Detective Lacey Briggs

Key & Peele

Mary Magdalene

Modern Family

Susan

2012–18

Robot Chicken

Nerd’s Mom (voice)

2013

Kroll Show

Various

Anger Management

Lisa

2013–14

Trophy Wife

Jackie Fisher

2014–15

Married

Stacey

2014–16

Transparent

Connie / Yetta

Drunk History

Nurse / Julia Child

2015

Marry Me

Janet L’Amour

The Goldbergs

Señora Taraborelli

Veep

Patti

Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp

Rhonda

2015–18

Casual

Valerie Meyers

2016

American Dad!

Pharmacist (voice)

Family Guy

Train-pulling Girl (voice)

2016–17

Angie Tribeca

Melanie Burke

2017

Speechless

Becca

Idiotsitter

Windy

Playing House

Dr. Laura Meredith

The Mick

Trish

Easy

Karen Treska

No Activity

Erin

Do You Want To See a Dead Body?

Herself

2017–19

Big Mouth

Cantor Dina Reznick (voice)

2019

Wayne

Maureen

Catastrophe

Sydney

Michaela Watkins Net Worth

Watkins as an American actress and comedian has an estimated net worth of $3 million.

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