Alyson Hannigan

Alyson Lee Hannigan (born March 24, 1974) is an American actress and television presenter. She is best known for her roles as Willow Rosenberg in the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–2003), as Lily Aldrin in the sitcom How I Met Your Mother (2005–2014) for which she won a People's Choice Award in 2009, and as Michelle Flaherty in the American Pie film series (1999–2012). Since 2016, Hannigan has hosted the television show Penn & Teller: Fool Us. She also provides the voice of Claire Clancy in the Disney Junior animated series Fancy Nancy (2018–present).

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American Pie (1999)

Romantic

At a high-school party, four friends find that losing their collective virginity isn't as easy as they had thought. But they still believe that they need to do so before college. To motivate themselves, they enter a pact to all "score" by their senior prom.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Weitz
CAST:  Jason Biggs  •  Chris Klein  •  Thomas Ian Nicholas  •  Alyson Hannigan

At a high-school party, four friends find that losing their collective virginity isn't as easy as they had thought. But they still believe that they need to do so before college. To motivate themselves, they enter a pact to all "score" by their senior prom.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Weitz
CAST:  Jason Biggs  •  Chris Klein  •  Thomas Ian Nicholas  •  Alyson Hannigan

American Pie 2 (2001)

After a year apart - attending different schools, meeting different people - the guys rent a beach house and vow to make this the best summer ever. As it turns out, whether that will happen or not has a lot to do with the girls. Between the wild parties, outrageous ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  J.B. Rogers
CAST:  Jason Biggs  •  Thomas Ian Nicholas  •  Chris Klein  •  Seann William Scott

After a year apart - attending different schools, meeting different people - the guys rent a beach house and vow to make this the best summer ever. As it turns out, whether that will happen or not has a lot to do with the girls. Between the wild parties, outrageous ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  J.B. Rogers
CAST:  Jason Biggs  •  Thomas Ian Nicholas  •  Chris Klein  •  Seann William Scott

American Wedding (2003)

With high school a distant memory, Jim and Michelle are getting married -- and in a hurry, since Jim's grandmother is sick and wants to see him walk down the aisle -- prompting Stifler to throw the ultimate bachelor party. And Jim's dad is reliable as ever, doling ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jesse Dylan
CAST:  Jason Biggs  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Seann William Scott  •  Eddie Kaye Thomas

With high school a distant memory, Jim and Michelle are getting married -- and in a hurry, since Jim's grandmother is sick and wants to see him walk down the aisle -- prompting Stifler to throw the ultimate bachelor party. And Jim's dad is reliable as ever, doling ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jesse Dylan
CAST:  Jason Biggs  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Seann William Scott  •  Eddie Kaye Thomas

Date Movie (2006)

Spoof of romantic comedies which focuses on a man, his crush, his parents, and her father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Aaron Seltzer
CAST:  Alyson Hannigan  •  Adam Campbell  •  Sophie Monk  •  Jennifer Coolidge

Spoof of romantic comedies which focuses on a man, his crush, his parents, and her father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Aaron Seltzer
CAST:  Alyson Hannigan  •  Adam Campbell  •  Sophie Monk  •  Jennifer Coolidge

Dead Man on Campus (1998)

College freshmen Josh and Cooper are more interested in hitting the bottle than in hitting the books -- and their poor grades are set to get them kicked out of school. Their only hope of passing is to find a roommate who will kill himself. That's because an oddball ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Cohn
CAST:  Tom Everett Scott  •  Mark-Paul Gosselaar  •  Poppy Montgomery  •  Lochlyn Munro

College freshmen Josh and Cooper are more interested in hitting the bottle than in hitting the books -- and their poor grades are set to get them kicked out of school. Their only hope of passing is to find a roommate who will kill himself. That's because an oddball ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Cohn
CAST:  Tom Everett Scott  •  Mark-Paul Gosselaar  •  Poppy Montgomery  •  Lochlyn Munro

Farce of the Penguins (2007)

In this spoof of "March of the Penguins," nature footage of penguins near the South Pole gets a soundtrack of human voices. Carl and Jimmy, best friends, walk 70 miles to the mating grounds where the female penguins wait. The huddled masses of females - especially ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Saget
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Christina Applegate  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Jason Alexander

In this spoof of "March of the Penguins," nature footage of penguins near the South Pole gets a soundtrack of human voices. Carl and Jimmy, best friends, walk 70 miles to the mating grounds where the female penguins wait. The huddled masses of females - especially ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bob Saget
CAST:  Samuel L. Jackson  •  Christina Applegate  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Jason Alexander

My Stepmother Is an Alien (1988)

Trying to rescue her home planet from destruction, a gorgeous extraterrestrial named Celeste arrives on Earth and begins her scientific research. She woos quirky scientist Dr. Steve Mills, a widower with a young daughter. Before long, Celeste finds herself in love ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Benjamin
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Kim Basinger  •  Jon Lovitz  •  Alyson Hannigan

Trying to rescue her home planet from destruction, a gorgeous extraterrestrial named Celeste arrives on Earth and begins her scientific research. She woos quirky scientist Dr. Steve Mills, a widower with a young daughter. Before long, Celeste finds herself in love ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Benjamin
CAST:  Dan Aykroyd  •  Kim Basinger  •  Jon Lovitz  •  Alyson Hannigan

The Stranger Beside Me (1995)

When Jennifer marries Chris, it seems she can finally let go of her tragic past. But behind the perfect facade lies a violent, possessive dark side--and a past filled with secrets. As she begins to suspect his involvement with a string of rapes, Jennifer sets out ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sandor Stern
CAST:  Tiffani Thiessen  •  Eric Close  •  Lorrie Morgan  •  Steven Eckholdt

When Jennifer marries Chris, it seems she can finally let go of her tragic past. But behind the perfect facade lies a violent, possessive dark side--and a past filled with secrets. As she begins to suspect his involvement with a string of rapes, Jennifer sets out ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sandor Stern
CAST:  Tiffani Thiessen  •  Eric Close  •  Lorrie Morgan  •  Steven Eckholdt

A Case for Life (1996)

To save her unborn child, she had to fight for the right to die. A True Story  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric Laneuville
CAST:  Valerie Bertinelli  •  Mel Harris  •  Richard Herd  •  Georgann Johnson

To save her unborn child, she had to fight for the right to die. A True Story  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric Laneuville
CAST:  Valerie Bertinelli  •  Mel Harris  •  Richard Herd  •  Georgann Johnson

Love, Wedding, Marriage (2011)

Slow movingRomanticFunSimple

A happy newlywed marriage counselor's views on wedded bliss get thrown for a loop when she finds out her parents are getting divorced.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dermot Mulroney
CAST:  Mandy Moore  •  Kellan Lutz  •  Jessica Szohr  •  Autumn Federici

A happy newlywed marriage counselor's views on wedded bliss get thrown for a loop when she finds out her parents are getting divorced.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dermot Mulroney
CAST:  Mandy Moore  •  Kellan Lutz  •  Jessica Szohr  •  Autumn Federici

American Reunion (2012)

The characters we met a little more than a decade ago return to East Great Falls for their high-school reunion. In one long-overdue weekend, they will discover what has changed, who hasn’t, and that time and distance can’t break the bonds of friendship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Hurwitz  •  Hayden Schlossberg
CAST:  Seann William Scott  •  Mena Suvari  •  Shannon Elizabeth  •  Tara Reid

The characters we met a little more than a decade ago return to East Great Falls for their high-school reunion. In one long-overdue weekend, they will discover what has changed, who hasn’t, and that time and distance can’t break the bonds of friendship.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jon Hurwitz  •  Hayden Schlossberg
CAST:  Seann William Scott  •  Mena Suvari  •  Shannon Elizabeth  •  Tara Reid

Impure Thoughts (1986)

Four male friends are reunited after not being in contact with each other for several years. However, the meeting place is Purgatory, the afterlife state of limbo between heaven and hell. In Purgatory, these friends reflect on their pasts while they were living. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael A. Simpson
CAST:  Alyson Hannigan  •  John Putch  •  Terry Beaver  •  Lane Davies

Four male friends are reunited after not being in contact with each other for several years. However, the meeting place is Purgatory, the afterlife state of limbo between heaven and hell. In Purgatory, these friends reflect on their pasts while they were living. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael A. Simpson
CAST:  Alyson Hannigan  •  John Putch  •  Terry Beaver  •  Lane Davies

For My Daughter's Honor (1996)

Fourteen-year-old high school student, Amy Dustin, becomes an object of romantic affection to the school's biology teacher and football coach, Pete Nash. They take a sudden interest in each other, sending each other notes and talking on the telephone. Although Pete ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Metzger
CAST:  Gary Cole  •  Nicholle Tom  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Sara Rue

Fourteen-year-old high school student, Amy Dustin, becomes an object of romantic affection to the school's biology teacher and football coach, Pete Nash. They take a sudden interest in each other, sending each other notes and talking on the telephone. Although Pete ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alan Metzger
CAST:  Gary Cole  •  Nicholle Tom  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Sara Rue

Beyond the City Limits (2001)

Three women outsmart unsavory men who try to cheat them out of their take in an almost-botched casino heist.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gigi Gaston
CAST:  Alyson Hannigan  •  Nastassja Kinski  •  Jennifer Esposito  •  Steve Harris

Three women outsmart unsavory men who try to cheat them out of their take in an almost-botched casino heist.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gigi Gaston
CAST:  Alyson Hannigan  •  Nastassja Kinski  •  Jennifer Esposito  •  Steve Harris

Switched at Birth (1991)

This is the story of the two babies who were switched at birth. A few years later when one of the girls gets sick and tests revealed that she was not the daughter of the couple who raised her. Eventually she dies. And the couple most especially the mother, search ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Waris Hussein
CAST:  Eve Gordon  •  Bonnie Bedelia  •  John M. Jackson  •  Brian Kerwin

This is the story of the two babies who were switched at birth. A few years later when one of the girls gets sick and tests revealed that she was not the daughter of the couple who raised her. Eventually she dies. And the couple most especially the mother, search ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Waris Hussein
CAST:  Eve Gordon  •  Bonnie Bedelia  •  John M. Jackson  •  Brian Kerwin

Do You Take This Man (2017)

When a gay couple's impending wedding hits a snag, the grooms must rely on their friends and family to see them through.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joshua Tunick
CAST:  Anthony Rapp  •  Alona Tal  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Mackenzie Astin

When a gay couple's impending wedding hits a snag, the grooms must rely on their friends and family to see them through.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joshua Tunick
CAST:  Anthony Rapp  •  Alona Tal  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Mackenzie Astin

American Pie: Revealed (2004)

Documentary about the making of American Pie (1999), American Pie 2 (2001) and American Wedding (2003).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dave McVeigh  •  Scott McVeigh
CAST:  Jason Biggs  •  Seann William Scott  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Eugene Levy

Documentary about the making of American Pie (1999), American Pie 2 (2001) and American Wedding (2003).  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dave McVeigh  •  Scott McVeigh
CAST:  Jason Biggs  •  Seann William Scott  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Eugene Levy

Playboy Mansion Parties Uncensored (2001)

See inside the exclusive Playboy Mansion, with parties attended by all the A-List celebrities  (more)

DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Hugh Hefner  •  Regina Russell Banali  •  Pamela Anderson  •  Tom Arnold

See inside the exclusive Playboy Mansion, with parties attended by all the A-List celebrities  (more)

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CAST:  Hugh Hefner  •  Regina Russell Banali  •  Pamela Anderson  •  Tom Arnold

Boys and Girls (2000)

Ryan and Jennifer are opposites who definitely do not attract. At least that's what they always believed. When they met as twelve-year-olds, they disliked one another. When they met again as teenagers, they loathed each other. But when they meet in college, the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Iscove
CAST:  Freddie Prinze Jr.  •  Claire Forlani  •  Jason Biggs  •  Amanda Detmer

Ryan and Jennifer are opposites who definitely do not attract. At least that's what they always believed. When they met as twelve-year-olds, they disliked one another. When they met again as teenagers, they loathed each other. But when they meet in college, the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert Iscove
CAST:  Freddie Prinze Jr.  •  Claire Forlani  •  Jason Biggs  •  Amanda Detmer

Kim Possible (2019)

Everyday teen hero Kim Possible and her best friend Ron Stoppable embark on their freshman year of high school, all while saving the world from evil villains. While Kim and Ron have always been one step ahead of their opponents, navigating the social hierarchy of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Zach Lipovsky  •  Adam B. Stein
CAST:  Sadie Stanley  •  Sean Giambrone  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Connie Ray

Everyday teen hero Kim Possible and her best friend Ron Stoppable embark on their freshman year of high school, all while saving the world from evil villains. While Kim and Ron have always been one step ahead of their opponents, navigating the social hierarchy of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Zach Lipovsky  •  Adam B. Stein
CAST:  Sadie Stanley  •  Sean Giambrone  •  Alyson Hannigan  •  Connie Ray
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