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Karen Maruyama

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Karen Maruyama (born May 29, 1958) is an American actress and comedienne. She has appeared on television in supporting roles in a number of sitcoms, including recurring characters on The Jamie Foxx Show, Strip Mall, Suddenly Susan, and Arrested Development. Maruyama is well known as an improv performer and instructor, and was a featured guest on both the American and British versions of Whose Line Is It Anyway?, as well as a member of The Groundlings. She also appeared as a parking lot attendant in an episode of Curb Your Enthusiasm. She also played a nurse in The Bucket List (2007) and a housekeeper in the 2012 film The Campaign. She is part of the cast of The Jim Henson Company's live stage show "Puppet Up! - Uncensored" which has toured to Aspen, Las Vegas, Edinburgh, Sydney and Melbourne and is currently appearing monthly at Avalon Hollywood. In 2013, on the serie 2 Broke Girls (third season, seventh episode), she appears how Han's mother, under the name Su-Min. Karen was also featured as a fashion victim in an episode of the makeover show How Do I Look?. She also appeared as a non-celebrity contestant on the 1984 CBS game show, Body Language, under the name Karen Upshaw, saying she was from Perris, California. She was paired with celebrity players Ted Lange and Constance Towers. She was also on The New $25,000 Pyramid in 1983 with Audrey Landers and Michael McKean.



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Born:
May 29, 1958 In U.S.A
Movie/TV Credits:
24
First Appeared:
In the series Full House 1987-09-22
Latest Project:
Series Young & Hungry 2014-06-25
Known For
Poster of Wanda at Large
Poster of Guys Like Us
Poster of King of the Hill
Poster of The Simpsons
Filmography

Young & Hungry (2014)

Family Comedy
Series
as Lilly
5.8 51 votes

The Campaign (2012)

Comedy
Movie
as Mrs. Yao
5.6 531 votes

2 Broke Girls (2011)

Comedy
Series
as Su-Min
5.4 268 votes

The Bucket List (2007)

Drama Comedy
Movie
as Nurse Shing
7 969 votes

The Enigma with a Stigma (2006)

Movie
as Cindy Wasser

Ghost Whisperer (2005)

Sci-Fi & Fantasy Mystery Drama
Series
as Unknown
5.7 85 votes

American Dad! (2005)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.4 296 votes

Stacked (2005)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.0 2 votes

Wanda at Large (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

Nip/Tuck (2003)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.8 83 votes

The Division (2001)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
5.5 2 votes

Heavy Gear (2001)

Series

Titus (2000)

Comedy Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.5 11 votes

Even Stevens (2000)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.9 20 votes

Static Shock (2000)

Action & Adventure Animation Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Unknown
6.8 14 votes

Curb Your Enthusiasm (2000)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
8.1 147 votes

Strip Mall (2000)

Series
as Unknown

Guys Like Us (1998)

Comedy
Series

King of the Hill (1997)

Animation Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.1 113 votes

The Jamie Foxx Show (1996)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
3.7 3 votes

Captain Simian & the Space Monkeys (1996)

Animation
Series

Pulp Fiction (1994)

Thriller Crime
Movie
as Gawker #1
8.2 7677 votes

The Simpsons (1989)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.1 957 votes

Full House (1987)

Comedy Family
Series
as Unknown
5.8 92 votes