Rya Kihlstedt

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Rya Kihlstedt (born July 23, 1970) is an American actress. Kihlstedt was born in Lancaster, Pennsylvania and is a 1991 graduate of Skidmore College in Theatre Arts. She is also of Swedish descent. She has two children (Ava Emanuelle born 1999, and Giovanni born 2001) with her actor husband Gil Bellows. She is the sister of Oakland-based violinist, Carla Kihlstedt.

Deep Impact (1998)

A seven-mile-wide space rock is hurtling toward Earth, threatening to obliterate the planet. Now, it's up to the president of the United States to save the world. He appoints a tough-as-nails veteran astronaut to lead a joint American-Russian crew into space to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mimi Leder
CAST:  Robert Duvall  •  Téa Leoni  •  Elijah Wood  •  Vanessa Redgrave

A seven-mile-wide space rock is hurtling toward Earth, threatening to obliterate the planet. Now, it's up to the president of the United States to save the world. He appoints a tough-as-nails veteran astronaut to lead a joint American-Russian crew into space to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mimi Leder
CAST:  Robert Duvall  •  Téa Leoni  •  Elijah Wood  •  Vanessa Redgrave

Home Alone 3 (1997)

9-year-old Alex Pruitt is home alone with the chicken pox. Turns out, due to a mix-up among nefarious spies, Alex was given a toy car concealing a top-secret microchip. Now Alex must fend off the spies as they try to break into his house to get it back.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Raja Gosnell
CAST:  Alex D. Linz  •  Olek Krupa  •  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Lenny Von Dohlen

9-year-old Alex Pruitt is home alone with the chicken pox. Turns out, due to a mix-up among nefarious spies, Alex was given a toy car concealing a top-secret microchip. Now Alex must fend off the spies as they try to break into his house to get it back.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Raja Gosnell
CAST:  Alex D. Linz  •  Olek Krupa  •  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Lenny Von Dohlen

Three Days in Havana (2014)

A businessman gets caught up in an assassination plot when he travels to Cuba.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gil Bellows  •  Tony Pantages
CAST:  Gil Bellows  •  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Greg Wise  •  Michael Eklund

A businessman gets caught up in an assassination plot when he travels to Cuba.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gil Bellows  •  Tony Pantages
CAST:  Gil Bellows  •  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Greg Wise  •  Michael Eklund

Jaded (1998)

When an innocent young girl finds herself befriended by two sexy, uninhibited girls at a small-town bar, she discovers that they have more planned than just a party-and she's central to the action.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Caryn Krooth
CAST:  Carla Gugino  •  Aida Turturro  •  Catherine Dent  •  Christopher McDonald

When an innocent young girl finds herself befriended by two sexy, uninhibited girls at a small-town bar, she discovers that they have more planned than just a party-and she's central to the action.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Caryn Krooth
CAST:  Carla Gugino  •  Aida Turturro  •  Catherine Dent  •  Christopher McDonald

Women in Trouble (2009)

Classic

A serpentine day in the life of ten seemingly disparate women: a porn star, a flight attendant, a psychiatrist, a masseuse, a bartender, a pair of call girls, etc. All of them with one crucial thing in common. Trouble.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sebastián Gutiérrez
CAST:  Carla Gugino  •  Adrianne Palicki  •  Connie Britton  •  Marley Shelton

A serpentine day in the life of ten seemingly disparate women: a porn star, a flight attendant, a psychiatrist, a masseuse, a bartender, a pair of call girls, etc. All of them with one crucial thing in common. Trouble.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sebastián Gutiérrez
CAST:  Carla Gugino  •  Adrianne Palicki  •  Connie Britton  •  Marley Shelton

Arctic Blue (1993)

Eric Desmond, a committed environmentalist, is accidentally involved in the transfer of Ben Corbett, a ruthless killer, from an isolated Alaskan village, along a long route, to civilization; but the prisoner is determined to escape at any cost.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Masterson
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  Dylan Walsh  •  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Johnny Cuthbert

Eric Desmond, a committed environmentalist, is accidentally involved in the transfer of Ben Corbett, a ruthless killer, from an isolated Alaskan village, along a long route, to civilization; but the prisoner is determined to escape at any cost.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Masterson
CAST:  Rutger Hauer  •  Dylan Walsh  •  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Johnny Cuthbert

Mermaid Chronicles Part 1: She Creature (2001)

Two carnies (Sewell and Gugino) abduct a mermaid in Ireland, circa 1900, and decide to transport her to America. As their ship loses its way and heads towards the mythical Forbidden Islands, the mermaid begins to display its deadly side.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sebastián Gutiérrez
CAST:  Rufus Sewell  •  Carla Gugino  •  Reno Wilson  •  Mark Aiken

Two carnies (Sewell and Gugino) abduct a mermaid in Ireland, circa 1900, and decide to transport her to America. As their ship loses its way and heads towards the mythical Forbidden Islands, the mermaid begins to display its deadly side.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sebastián Gutiérrez
CAST:  Rufus Sewell  •  Carla Gugino  •  Reno Wilson  •  Mark Aiken

Brave New World (1998)

In a futuristic totalitarian society, people have no control of their lives or their destiny.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Larry Williams  •  Leslie Libman
CAST:  Leonard Nimoy  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Tim Guinee  •  Rya Kihlstedt

In a futuristic totalitarian society, people have no control of their lives or their destiny.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Larry Williams  •  Leslie Libman
CAST:  Leonard Nimoy  •  Peter Gallagher  •  Tim Guinee  •  Rya Kihlstedt

The Atticus Institute (2015)

In the early 1970s, Dr. Henry West creates an institute to find people with supernatural abilities. When Judith Winstead comes to the facility, she exhibits amazing abilities that the military wants to turn into a weapon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Sparling
CAST:  William Mapother  •  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Sharon Maughan  •  Anne Betancourt

In the early 1970s, Dr. Henry West creates an institute to find people with supernatural abilities. When Judith Winstead comes to the facility, she exhibits amazing abilities that the military wants to turn into a weapon.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Chris Sparling
CAST:  William Mapother  •  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Sharon Maughan  •  Anne Betancourt

After Everything (2018)

When Elliot, a brash 23-year-old living carefree in New York City, meets the sensible Mia and receives a damning diagnosis all in the same week, his world is turned completely upside down. But as their love blossoms amidst the chaos of his treatment, they discover ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hannah Marks  •  Joey Power
CAST:  Maika Monroe  •  Jeremy Allen White  •  DeRon Horton  •  Marisa Tomei

When Elliot, a brash 23-year-old living carefree in New York City, meets the sensible Mia and receives a damning diagnosis all in the same week, his world is turned completely upside down. But as their love blossoms amidst the chaos of his treatment, they discover ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Hannah Marks  •  Joey Power
CAST:  Maika Monroe  •  Jeremy Allen White  •  DeRon Horton  •  Marisa Tomei

Her Last Will (2016)

Desperate for money, a former con woman agrees to drive an old woman insane so her children can inherit her fortune.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anthony DiBlasi
CAST:  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Patrick Fischler  •  Harriet Sansom Harris  •  Fiona Dourif

Desperate for money, a former con woman agrees to drive an old woman insane so her children can inherit her fortune.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anthony DiBlasi
CAST:  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Patrick Fischler  •  Harriet Sansom Harris  •  Fiona Dourif

The Nowhere Inn (2021)

When St. Vincent sets out to make a documentary about her music, the goal is to both reveal and revel in the unadorned truth behind her on-stage persona. But when she hires a close friend to direct, notions of reality, identity, and authenticity grow increasingly ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Benz
CAST:  St. Vincent  •  Carrie Brownstein  •  Ezra Buzzington  •  Toko Yasuda

When St. Vincent sets out to make a documentary about her music, the goal is to both reveal and revel in the unadorned truth behind her on-stage persona. But when she hires a close friend to direct, notions of reality, identity, and authenticity grow increasingly ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Benz
CAST:  St. Vincent  •  Carrie Brownstein  •  Ezra Buzzington  •  Toko Yasuda

Rattlesnakes (2019)

Robert McQueen's day takes a turn for the worst when he is held hostage and accused by three vengeful husbands of sleeping with their wives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julius Amedume
CAST:  Jimmy Jean-Louis  •  Jack Coleman  •  Kathleen McClellan  •  Jay Acovone

Robert McQueen's day takes a turn for the worst when he is held hostage and accused by three vengeful husbands of sleeping with their wives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Julius Amedume
CAST:  Jimmy Jean-Louis  •  Jack Coleman  •  Kathleen McClellan  •  Jay Acovone

Nowhere to Be Found (2019)

A mother's worst nightmare comes true when her teenage daughter goes missing.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas Michael
CAST:  Kate Drummond  •  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Nell Verlaque  •  Al Mukaddam

A mother's worst nightmare comes true when her teenage daughter goes missing.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas Michael
CAST:  Kate Drummond  •  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Nell Verlaque  •  Al Mukaddam

The Untold Story (2019)

Edward Forester's career and personal life have hit rock bottom-but not his spirit. At 64, the handsome bachelor moves in to a tiny apartment and must start over again.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shane Stanley
CAST:  Nia Peeples  •  Barry Van Dyke  •  Jason Connery  •  Krystal Vee

Edward Forester's career and personal life have hit rock bottom-but not his spirit. At 64, the handsome bachelor moves in to a tiny apartment and must start over again.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shane Stanley
CAST:  Nia Peeples  •  Barry Van Dyke  •  Jason Connery  •  Krystal Vee

Alchemy (1995)

Alchemy, Webster says, is a magical process of transmuting ordinary materials into something of true merit (base metals into gold). And such is this story of a young, very intense, woman who 'sculpts' by placing in some kind of order into cigar boxes, little things ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Suzanne Myers
CAST:  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Erika Jayne  •  Jorja Fox

Alchemy, Webster says, is a magical process of transmuting ordinary materials into something of true merit (base metals into gold). And such is this story of a young, very intense, woman who 'sculpts' by placing in some kind of order into cigar boxes, little things ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Suzanne Myers
CAST:  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Erika Jayne  •  Jorja Fox

Hudson River Blues (1997)

Hoping to help their marriage, a Manhattan lawyer (Rya Kihlstedt) brings her burned-out husband (Robert Stanton) to her mother's home upstate.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Cox
CAST:  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Robert Stanton  •  Polly Draper  •  Lois Smith

Hoping to help their marriage, a Manhattan lawyer (Rya Kihlstedt) brings her burned-out husband (Robert Stanton) to her mother's home upstate.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Cox
CAST:  Rya Kihlstedt  •  Robert Stanton  •  Polly Draper  •  Lois Smith