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Kelli Williams Biography

Birth Name:
Kelli Renee Williams
Birth Place:
Los Angeles, California, United States
Profession
Actor

Fast Facts

  • Appeared in diaper commercials as a baby
  • Her neighbors growing up included Cher and Johnny Carson
  • Starred opposite General Hospital actor Steve Burton in a high-school production of Romeo and Juliet
  • Made her TV series debut at age 18 in a February 1989 episode of the NBC sitcom Day by Day
  • Was nominated for SAG Awards for her work in The Practice in 1999, 2000 and 2001
  • Appeared with her mother, Shannon Wilcox, in the 2004 Hallmark Channel movie A Boyfriend for Christmas
  • Directed an episode of The Practice in 2004 (the year after her character was written out of the show)
  • Served as a volunteer with the Young Storytellers arts-education program for students in the fourth and fifth grades in Los Angeles-area schools

Awards

  • 2000Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 1999Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated
  • 1998Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series: nominated

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