Keri Russell

Keri Lynn Russell (born March 23, 1976) is an American actress and dancer. After appearing in a number of made-for-television films and series during the mid-1990s, she came to fame for portraying the title role of Felicity Porter on the series Felicity, which ran from 1998 to 2002, and for which she won a Golden Globe Award. Russell has since appeared in several films, including We Were Soldiers, The Upside of Anger, Mad About Mambo, Wonder Woman, Mission: Impossible III, Waitress, August Rush, Bedtime Stories, and Extraordinary Measures.

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Mission: Impossible III (2006)

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Retired from active duty to train new IMF agents, Ethan Hunt is called back into action to confront sadistic arms dealer, Owen Davian. Hunt must try to protect his girlfriend while working with his new team to complete the mission.  (more)

DIRECTION:  J.J. Abrams
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Ving Rhames  •  Billy Crudup

Retired from active duty to train new IMF agents, Ethan Hunt is called back into action to confront sadistic arms dealer, Owen Davian. Hunt must try to protect his girlfriend while working with his new team to complete the mission.  (more)

DIRECTION:  J.J. Abrams
CAST:  Tom Cruise  •  Philip Seymour Hoffman  •  Ving Rhames  •  Billy Crudup

Honey, I Blew Up the Kid (1992)

Wayne Szalinski is at it again. But instead of shrinking things, he tries to make a machine that can make things grow. As in the first one, his machine isn't quite accurate. But when he brings Nick & his toddler son Adam to see his invention, the machine ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Randal Kleiser
CAST:  Rick Moranis  •  Marcia Strassman  •  Robert Oliveri  •  Daniel Shalikar

Wayne Szalinski is at it again. But instead of shrinking things, he tries to make a machine that can make things grow. As in the first one, his machine isn't quite accurate. But when he brings Nick & his toddler son Adam to see his invention, the machine ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Randal Kleiser
CAST:  Rick Moranis  •  Marcia Strassman  •  Robert Oliveri  •  Daniel Shalikar

Mad About Mambo (2000)

High school student tries to improve soccer skills by practicing dance and falls for his dance partner.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Forte
CAST:  William Ash  •  Alan McKee  •  Brian Cox  •  Keri Russell

High school student tries to improve soccer skills by practicing dance and falls for his dance partner.  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Forte
CAST:  William Ash  •  Alan McKee  •  Brian Cox  •  Keri Russell

The Upside of Anger (2005)

After her husband runs off with his secretary, Terry Wolfmeyer is left to fend for herself -- and her four daughters. As she hits rock bottom, Terry finds a friend and drinking buddy in next-door neighbor Denny, a former baseball player. As the two grow closer, and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Binder
CAST:  Joan Allen  •  Kevin Costner  •  Erika Christensen  •  Keri Russell

After her husband runs off with his secretary, Terry Wolfmeyer is left to fend for herself -- and her four daughters. As she hits rock bottom, Terry finds a friend and drinking buddy in next-door neighbor Denny, a former baseball player. As the two grow closer, and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Binder
CAST:  Joan Allen  •  Kevin Costner  •  Erika Christensen  •  Keri Russell

We Were Soldiers (2002)

The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Randall Wallace
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Madeleine Stowe  •  Sam Elliott

The story of the first major battle of the American phase of the Vietnam War and the soldiers on both sides that fought it.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Randall Wallace
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Greg Kinnear  •  Madeleine Stowe  •  Sam Elliott

August Rush (2007)

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An orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kirsten Sheridan
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Keri Russell  •  Jonathan Rhys Meyers  •  Terrence Howard

An orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kirsten Sheridan
CAST:  Freddie Highmore  •  Keri Russell  •  Jonathan Rhys Meyers  •  Terrence Howard

Dead Man's Curve (1998)

Two roommates plan to kill a third to take advantage of college policy giving a 4.0 grade to a suicide's roommates.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dan Rosen
CAST:  Michael Vartan  •  Matthew Lillard  •  Randall Batinkoff  •  Keri Russell

Two roommates plan to kill a third to take advantage of college policy giving a 4.0 grade to a suicide's roommates.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dan Rosen
CAST:  Michael Vartan  •  Matthew Lillard  •  Randall Batinkoff  •  Keri Russell

Grimm Love (2006)

In Germany, as graduate student Katie Armstrong researches cannibal killer Oliver Hagen for her thesis, she becomes obsessed with her subject and ultimately plunges into a lifestyle similar to Hagen's and the thousands of people like him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Weisz
CAST:  Keri Russell  •  Thomas Kretschmann  •  Thomas Huber  •  Rainier Meissner

In Germany, as graduate student Katie Armstrong researches cannibal killer Oliver Hagen for her thesis, she becomes obsessed with her subject and ultimately plunges into a lifestyle similar to Hagen's and the thousands of people like him.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Martin Weisz
CAST:  Keri Russell  •  Thomas Kretschmann  •  Thomas Huber  •  Rainier Meissner

When Innocence Is Lost (1997)

When Erica French opts to keep the baby she conceived in high school, she never dreamed that one day she would be fighting for custody against the child's father, Scott Stone. Scott Stone initially fought for custody when Erica threatened to cut off his access to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bethany Rooney
CAST:  Keri Russell  •  Roberta Maxwell  •  Vince Corazza  •  Barry Flatman

When Erica French opts to keep the baby she conceived in high school, she never dreamed that one day she would be fighting for custody against the child's father, Scott Stone. Scott Stone initially fought for custody when Erica threatened to cut off his access to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bethany Rooney
CAST:  Keri Russell  •  Roberta Maxwell  •  Vince Corazza  •  Barry Flatman

The Babysitter's Seduction (1996)

The mother of the family for which Michelle baby-sits dies unexpectedly. Michelle is asked to take over looking after the children and is gradually "seduced" by the father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Burton Morris
CAST:  Stephen Collins  •  Keri Russell  •  Phylicia Rashād  •  Tobin Bell

The mother of the family for which Michelle baby-sits dies unexpectedly. Michelle is asked to take over looking after the children and is gradually "seduced" by the father.  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Burton Morris
CAST:  Stephen Collins  •  Keri Russell  •  Phylicia Rashād  •  Tobin Bell

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)

The surviving Resistance faces the First Order once again as the journey of Rey, Finn and Poe Dameron continues. With the power and knowledge of generations behind them, the final battle begins.  (more)

DIRECTION:  J.J. Abrams
CAST:  Daisy Ridley  •  John Boyega  •  Adam Driver  •  Oscar Isaac

The surviving Resistance faces the First Order once again as the journey of Rey, Finn and Poe Dameron continues. With the power and knowledge of generations behind them, the final battle begins.  (more)

DIRECTION:  J.J. Abrams
CAST:  Daisy Ridley  •  John Boyega  •  Adam Driver  •  Oscar Isaac

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)

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A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his community of intelligent apes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matt Reeves
CAST:  Andy Serkis  •  Judy Greer  •  Terry Notary  •  Gary Oldman

A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his community of intelligent apes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Matt Reeves
CAST:  Andy Serkis  •  Judy Greer  •  Terry Notary  •  Gary Oldman

Dark Skies (2013)

From the producers of Paranormal Activity, Insidious, and Sinister comes Dark Skies: a supernatural thriller that follows a young family living in the suburbs. As husband and wife Daniel and Lacey Barret witness an escalating series of disturbing events involving ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Scott Stewart
CAST:  Keri Russell  •  Josh Hamilton  •  Dakota Goyo  •  J.K. Simmons

From the producers of Paranormal Activity, Insidious, and Sinister comes Dark Skies: a supernatural thriller that follows a young family living in the suburbs. As husband and wife Daniel and Lacey Barret witness an escalating series of disturbing events involving ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Scott Stewart
CAST:  Keri Russell  •  Josh Hamilton  •  Dakota Goyo  •  J.K. Simmons

Austenland (2013)

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Obsessed with the BBC production of "Pride and Prejudice", a woman travels to a Jane Austen theme park in search for her perfect gentleman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jerusha Hess
CAST:  Keri Russell  •  J.J. Feild  •  Bret McKenzie  •  Jennifer Coolidge

Obsessed with the BBC production of "Pride and Prejudice", a woman travels to a Jane Austen theme park in search for her perfect gentleman.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jerusha Hess
CAST:  Keri Russell  •  J.J. Feild  •  Bret McKenzie  •  Jennifer Coolidge

Goats (2012)

Having a self-absorbed New Age mother and an estranged father has meant 15-year-old Ellis Whitman has grown up relying on an unconventional guardian: a goat-trekking, marijuana-growing sage called 'Goat Man'. When Ellis decides to leave the alternative ways of his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Neil
CAST:  Vera Farmiga  •  David Duchovny  •  Ty Burrell  •  Keri Russell

Having a self-absorbed New Age mother and an estranged father has meant 15-year-old Ellis Whitman has grown up relying on an unconventional guardian: a goat-trekking, marijuana-growing sage called 'Goat Man'. When Ellis decides to leave the alternative ways of his ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Neil
CAST:  Vera Farmiga  •  David Duchovny  •  Ty Burrell  •  Keri Russell

Extraordinary Measures (2010)

Working-class father John Crowley is finally on the fast track to corporate success when his two young children are diagnosed with Pompe disease—a condition that prevents the body from breaking down sugar. With the support of his wife, John ditches his career and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Vaughan
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Brendan Fraser  •  Keri Russell  •  Meredith Droeger

Working-class father John Crowley is finally on the fast track to corporate success when his two young children are diagnosed with Pompe disease—a condition that prevents the body from breaking down sugar. With the support of his wife, John ditches his career and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Vaughan
CAST:  Harrison Ford  •  Brendan Fraser  •  Keri Russell  •  Meredith Droeger

Free State of Jones (2016)

In 1863, Mississippi farmer Newt Knight serves as a medic for the Confederate Army. Opposed to slavery, Knight would rather help the wounded than fight the Union. After his nephew dies in battle, Newt returns home to Jones County to safeguard his family but is soon ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Ross
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Gugu Mbatha-Raw  •  Mahershala Ali  •  Keri Russell

In 1863, Mississippi farmer Newt Knight serves as a medic for the Confederate Army. Opposed to slavery, Knight would rather help the wounded than fight the Union. After his nephew dies in battle, Newt returns home to Jones County to safeguard his family but is soon ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Ross
CAST:  Matthew McConaughey  •  Gugu Mbatha-Raw  •  Mahershala Ali  •  Keri Russell

Leaves of Grass (2009)

An Ivy League professor returns home, where his pot-growing twin brother has concocted a plan to take down a local drug lord.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Blake Nelson
CAST:  Susan Sarandon  •  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Keri Russell  •  Melanie Lynskey

An Ivy League professor returns home, where his pot-growing twin brother has concocted a plan to take down a local drug lord.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tim Blake Nelson
CAST:  Susan Sarandon  •  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Keri Russell  •  Melanie Lynskey

Sesame Street: CinderElmo (1999)

Our favorite little red monster is the star of this delightful film that playfully skews the story of Cinderella. Originally aired on Fox television in 1999, the feature is a playful mix of human actors and Sesame Street characters that is an easy watch for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce Leddy
CAST:  Oliver Platt  •  Steve Whitmire  •  Keri Russell  •  French Stewart

Our favorite little red monster is the star of this delightful film that playfully skews the story of Cinderella. Originally aired on Fox television in 1999, the feature is a playful mix of human actors and Sesame Street characters that is an easy watch for ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce Leddy
CAST:  Oliver Platt  •  Steve Whitmire  •  Keri Russell  •  French Stewart

Wonder Woman (2009)

On the mystical island of Themyscira, a proud and fierce warrior race of Amazons have raised a daughter of untold beauty, grace and strength: Princess Diana. When an Army fighter pilot, Steve Trevor, crash-lands on the island, the rebellious and headstrong Diana ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lauren Montgomery
CAST:  Keri Russell  •  Nathan Fillion  •  Alfred Molina  •  Rosario Dawson

On the mystical island of Themyscira, a proud and fierce warrior race of Amazons have raised a daughter of untold beauty, grace and strength: Princess Diana. When an Army fighter pilot, Steve Trevor, crash-lands on the island, the rebellious and headstrong Diana ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lauren Montgomery
CAST:  Keri Russell  •  Nathan Fillion  •  Alfred Molina  •  Rosario Dawson
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