Michaela Watkins


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  • Birth Name: Michaela Suzanne Watkins
  • Birth Place: Syracuse, New York, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 12/14/1971, Sagittarius
  • Profession: Actor; comedian
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VIDEO: The Soup 2/26/14

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Tired of all the Oscars coverage and want to catch up on all the least award-worthy programming? You won't find any Meryl Streeps here! The highly-touted Joel McHale is pulling the best moments from "The Bachelor," "Keeping Up with The Kardashians," and "Love and Hip Hop." Plus, NFL Network's Rich Eisen and "SNL" star Michaela Watkins stop by to pick apart the week's headlines. All that and the best clips of the week from "Blood, Sweat and Heels," "Teen Mom 2," and "90 Day Fiance." watch

Malin Akerman Previews a Trophy Wife Wedding

Wife No. 3 is about to have wedding No. 2 — if she doesn't get deported first! Tonight's episode of Trophy Wife, the first of a two-parter, finds Malin Akerman's Kate wanting a real wedding to her husband, Pete (Bradley Whitford), since their first was a no-frills quickie at the local courthouse. Akerman filled TV Guide Magazine in.

TV Guide Magazine: Why does your character so desperately need a traditional marriage ceremony? That's so not her.

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Trophy Wife's Wedding Spectacular Promises Flashbacks and The Muppets

Trophy Wife is planning a wedding — and you're invited!

In the first of a special two-part episode of the ABC sitcom (Tuesday, 9:30/8:30c), Kate (Malin Akerman) suddenly decides she wants a proper wedding even though she and Pete (Bradley Whitford) already eloped months earlier.

"Kate discovers Pete's old wedding videos of his marriages to Diane and...read more


'Enlightened 11' Preview (HBO)
Kate and Jackie Bond
Kate and Pete's Airplane Wedding

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TV Listings



Year Title Description
2013 Enlightened: Agent of Change
Season 2, Episode 8
Episode, Actor - Janis
2013 Enough Said Movie, Actor - Hilary
2013 Trophy Wife TV Show Series, Actor - Jackie
2010 The Back-Up Plan Movie, Actor - Mona
1975 Saturday Night Live TV Show Series, Performer

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Trophy Wife Shines the Spotlight on Breakout Star Albert Tsai with Birthday Blowout

It didn't take long for Trophy Wife star Michaela Watkins to figure out her TV son Albert Tsai was a breakout star.

"Everybody asks if they can have Bert and put him in their pocket and... read more

Watch My Show: Trophy Wife's Emily Halpern and Sarah Haskins Answer Our Showrunner Survey

After writer Sarah Haskins got married, she went from being a carefree single woman to wife and stepmom virtually overnight. That whirlwind life change was the inspiration for ABC's critically acclaimed sitcom Trophy Wife, which Haskins created with writing partner Emily Halpern. Malin Akerman plays Kate, a party girl who... read more

USA Picks Up Eliza Coupe Comedy Benched

USA has picked up the half-hour comedy Benched, the network announced Friday.

The legal sitcom stars Happy EndingsEliza Coupe as Nina, a corporate attorney who is forced to become a public defender after a very public breakdown. Better Off Ted's Jay Harrington plays Nina's colleague Phil, a scruffy public defender and avid gambler.read more

Trophy Wife's Malin Akerman on Kate's Matchmaking Skills and an Ace of Base Christmas

One down, one to go? After Kate (Malin Akerman) helped successfully set up Pete's second ex-wife, Jackie (Michaela Watkins), earlier this season on Trophy Wife, Tuesday's new episode (9:30/8:30c, ABC) will see her take on a much tougher matchmaking job: finding someone for Pete's first ex-wife, Diane (Marcia Gay Harden). But will she go 2-for-2? Akerman talked with TVGuide.com about the big set-up, the show's upcoming Ace of Base-filled Christmas episode and what she really thinks about the show's title... read more

Trophy Wife’s Michaela Watkins on Jackie's New Man and Stepping Back Into the Dating World

Trophy Wife fans everywhere were elated Friday to hear that ABC had picked up the freshman comedy for a full season, but maybe no one more so than star Michaela Watkins.

"I feel like there are times when shows that.... read more

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