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Karin Konoval (/ˈkɒnəvəl/;[1] born c. 1961) is Canadian-American actress who has appeared in guest starring roles in numerous TV series and supporting lead roles in many feature films. Her screen credits include Maurice the Orangutan in Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, and War for the Planet of the Apes; three X-Files episodes: "Clyde Bruckman's Final Repose", "Home", and "Plus One"; and the lead role of Mary Leonard in Cable Beach.

Karin Konoval
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Konoval in 2017
Bornc. 1961 (age 57–58)


Early lifeEdit

Konoval was born in Baltimore, Maryland, but raised in Canada in Edmonton, Alberta.[2] She relocated to Vancouver to attend theatre school in 1981.[2]

Partial filmographyEdit

Year Film Role Note
1993 Double, Double, Toil and Trouble Witch 2
1998 The Outer Limits Sarah episode: "Lithia"
2001 The Miracle of the Cards Editor
2001 Snow White: The Fairest of Them All Crone
2004 Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed Aggie Wilkins
2005 Alone In The Dark Sister Clara
2006 Black Christmas Billy's Mother
2007 In the Land of Women Catherine Holt
2007 Tin Man The Witch of the Dark
2009 Supernatural Mrs. Curry
2012 Sally
2010 Tower Prep Nurse
2010 Diary of a Wimpy Kid Mrs Irvine
2010 Elopement
2011 Rise of the Planet of the Apes Maurice/Court Clerk
2013 Continuum (season 2) Old Elena
2014 Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Maurice
2014 Step Up: All In Ana
2017 War for the Planet of the Apes Maurice
2017 Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency Frija Dengdamor
2017 Woody Woodpecker Barbara Krum Filming


  1. ^ "The X-Files Panel – New York Comic Con 2017" at 14:33
  2. ^ a b Conner, Shawn (August 1, 2017). "Vancouver actor Karin Konoval learns from orangutans for her Planet of the Apes role". Inside Vancouver. Archived from the original on January 29, 2019.

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