December 14, 1971
49 years old
5 ft 5½ in | 165 cm tall
34-26-34 in | 86.5-66-86.5 cm
62 kg | 137 lbs
7 US | 37.5 EU
Michaela Suzanne Watkins was born in Syracuse, New York, United States, on December 14, 1971, is an American actress.
Young Michaela Watkins first started performing in community theater at age of 15.
She made her big screen debut in comedy film Inconceivable (1998) in role as Marcy.
She got her television debut in The WB supernatural fantasy drama series Charmed (2001) in episode "Death Takes A Halliwell", in role as Andrea.
Her breakthrough performance came as Valerie Meyers in Hulu comedy drama television series Casual (2015-2018).
The Back-up Plan (2010) romantic comedy opposite Jennifer Lopez and Alex O'Loughlin
Afternoon Delight (2013) comedy drama with Kathryn Hahn, Juno Temple and Jane Lynch
Lazy Eye (2016) romantic drama opposite Drew Barr and Lucas Near-Verbrugghe
Under the Eiffel Tower (2018) comedy with Matt Walsh and Judith Godrèche
Antiquities (2018) comedy opposite Ashley Greene and Mary Steenburgen
Ibiza (2018) romantic comedy with Gwen Elizabeth Duchon, Richard Madden and Gillian Jacobs
Sword of Trust (2019) comedy opposite Lynn Shelton, Marc Maron and Jon Bass
Brittany Runs a Marathon (2019) comedy drama with Jillian Bell, Jennifer Dundas and Patch Darragh
The Way Back (2020) sport drama opposite Ben Affleck and Janina Gavankar
Werewolves Within (2021) comedy horror in role as Trisha Anderton, with Sam Richardson, Milana Vayntrub and George Basil
Paint (2022) comedy in role as Katherine, opposite Owen Wilson and Wendi McLendon-Covey
She was nominated for the Women's Image Network Award for Actress Comedy Series for her role as Valerie Meyers in Hulu comedy drama television series Casual (2015-2018).
She played various characters in Saturday Night Live (2008-2009).
The New Adventures of Old Christine (2008-2009) CBS sitcom in role as Lucy
Enlightened (2011-2013) HBO comedy drama series in role as Janice Holm
She had recurring role as Gina in Fox sitcom New Girl (2011-2015).
Trophy Wife (2013-2014) ABC sitcom in role as Jackie Fisher
She had recurring role as Connie / Yetta in Amazon Studios comedy drama series Transparent (2014-2019).
Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp (2015) Netflix comedy series in role as Rhonda
Wayne (2019) YouTube Premium action comedy series in role as Maureen McNulty
Get Shorty (2019) Epix comedy drama series in role as Ali Egan
The Unicorn (2019-2021) CBS sitcom in role as Delia
Search Party (2020) TBS satirical dark comedy thriller series in role as Polly Danzinger
She voiced Cantor Dina Reznick in Netflix animated coming-of-age sitcom Big Mouth (2017-2020).
Attended Moses DeWitt Elementary School and Wellesley High School in Wellesley, Massachusetts.
Graduated from Boston University, with a Bachelor of Fine Arts.
Has two sisters, Rebecca Kent and Sarah Fitts.
She is a main company member of improvisational and sketch comedy troupe The Groundlings in Los Angeles.
She joined cast of Saturday Night Live in 2008.
She co-created (with Damon Jones) USA Network single-camera sitcom Benched (2014).
She married Fred Kramer in 2013.