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Collette Wolfe is an American actress. She is best known for her roles in films such as Observe and Report (2009), Hot Tub Time Machine (2010), Young Adult (2011), and Interstellar (2014).

Collette Wolfe
Born (1980-04-04) April 4, 1980 (age 39)
OccupationActress
Years active2006–present
Spouse(s)Jody Hill
(m. 2012; div. 201?)

Early lifeEdit

Wolfe was raised in Virginia,[1] where she was the King George Fall Festival Pageant Queen of 1997.[2] She graduated from King George High School[3] and later attended Virginia Tech.[4]

CareerEdit

Wolfe made her film debut in The Foot Fist Way (2006). She later starred as Nell in Observe and Report (2009). In September 2009, she was cast as Jill in the short-lived NBC sitcom 100 Questions, succeeding Joy Suprano, who played the role in the pilot episode.[5] She had a recurring role in the ABC series Cougar Town. In 2011, she signed up for the NBC pilot Lovelives, but the series was not picked-up.[6] She co-starred in the never-aired 2013 mid-season replacement (four episodes filmed) Next Caller.[7] In June 2015, she was cast in the recurring role of improv teacher Dorothy Durwood in the FXX sitcom You're the Worst.[8] In 2016, Wolfe was cast in a recurring role on TNT's Good Behavior.

Personal lifeEdit

Wolfe was in a long term relationship, from at least 2009, with writer-director Jody Hill, in whose movies Observe and Report and The Foot Fist Way she appears.[9] The couple eventually married in 2012 in Cabo San Lucas,[10] but have since divorced.[citation needed]

FilmographyEdit

FilmEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2006 The Foot Fist Way Denise
2007 Great World of Sound Airline Employee
2007 The Wager Reporter #4
2008 Semi-Pro Melinda
2008 Four Christmases Cindy
2009 17 Again Wendy
2009 Observe and Report Nell
2010 Hot Tub Time Machine Kelly Yates
2010 The Etiquette Ninjas
2011 Young Adult Sandra Freehauf
2012 The Babymakers Allison
2012 The Pilgrim & the Private Eye Student Film Director Short film
2013 Fetching Liza
2014 Devil's Knot Glori Shettles
2014 A Beautiful Now Ella
2014 Interstellar Ms. Hanley
2015 Hot Tub Time Machine 2 Kelly Yates Dorchen

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
2009 Reaper Olivia Episode: "The Home Stretch"
2009 Greek Kiki Episode: "Dearly Beloved"
2010 How I Met Your Mother Sarah Episode: "Zoo or False"
2010 100 Questions Jill Series regular
2010 Eastbound & Down Home Buyer Episode: "Chapter 13"
2010–2011 Cougar Town Kirsten 8 episodes
2011 Traffic Light Michelle Episode: "All the Precedent's Men"
2011 Friends with Benefits Megan Harriman Episode: "The Benefit of Forgetting"
2011 Lovelies Holly Television film
2012 Megawinner Melissa Television film
2012 Fetching Liza 15 episodes
2013 Next Caller Stella Series regular, mid-season replacement never aired
2013 The Office Alice Episode: "Moving On"
2013 Mad Men Brenda Episode: "Collaborators"
2013 Royal Pains Greer Episode: "Chock Full O' Nuts"
2015 Your Family or Mine Shawni Series regular
2015–2016 You're the Worst Dorothy Durwood Recurring, 14 episodes
2018 Grey’s Anatomy Karin Taylor Episode: "Personal Jesus"
2018 A.P. Bio Meredith Recurring

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Collette Wolfe". AllMovie.com. Archived from the original on February 24, 2015. Retrieved October 8, 2015.
  2. ^ "2014 Fall Festival Pageant Queen > Our Past Queens". King George Fall Festival. Archived from the original on October 8, 2015. Retrieved October 8, 2015.
  3. ^ Kompara, Leslie M.A. (June 24, 2010). "Watch homegrown actress on the small screen". The Journal Press. King George, Virginia. Archived from the original on October 8, 2015. Retrieved October 8, 2015.
  4. ^ "Getting To Know The Opponent: Virginia Tech Hokies". Louisville, Kenteucky: TheCardinalConnect.com. January 13, 2015. Archived from the original on January 18, 2015. Retrieved October 8, 2015.
  5. ^ "100 Questions recasts two regulars". The Hollywood Reporter. Vnuemedia.com. September 16, 2009. Archived from the original on October 8, 2015. Retrieved December 2, 2009.
  6. ^ Wightman, Catriona (April 8, 2011). "Collette Wolfe joins 'Lovelives' pilot". Digital Spy. Archived from the original on October 8, 2015. Retrieved October 8, 2015.
  7. ^ Andreeva, Nellie. "TV Castings: Collette Wolfe Lands Lead In 'Next Caller', Terry Crews Joins 'Newsroom', Jon Dore In 'How To Live With Your Parents'". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on September 14, 2014. Retrieved October 8, 2015.
  8. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (June 5, 2015). "'You're the Worst' Adds 'Cougar Town' Alum for Season 2 (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on October 17, 2015. Retrieved October 8, 2015.
  9. ^ Tully, Michael (September 23, 2009). "A Conversation With Jody Hill ('Observe and Report')". HammerToNail.com. Archived from the original on March 9, 2014. Retrieved February 3, 2015.
  10. ^ Stephenson, Hunter (September 29, 2013). "Bring It on Home". Vice Media. Retrieved November 3, 2018.

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