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Larisa Oleynik

Actress
Female
Born Jun 7, 1981

Larisa Romanovna Oleynik is an American actress. She came to fame in the mid-1990s, after starring in the title role of the popular television series, The Secret World of Alex Mack, and has also appeared in theatrical films, including The Baby-Sitters Club and 10 Things I Hate About You. Throughout the 2000s, she has mostly appeared in lower-budget films.… Read More

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  • These Nickelodeon Stars' Ages May Surprise You
    Huffington Post - Jul 17, 2013
  • Yep, That Was Her
    Huffington Post - Apr 08, 2013
  • 20 Celebrities Who Always Seem To Be Single
    Huffington Post - Feb 14, 2013
  • Alex Mack Star Larisa Oleynik Gets Restraining Order Against Stalker
    Seattle Pi - Feb 04, 2013

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1981 Birth Born on June 7, 1981.
1989 8 Years Old Oleynik began acting in a San Francisco production of Les Misérables in 1989 after seeing an audition ad in a newspaper when she was eight years old. … Read More

TEENAGE

1993 12 Years Old 1 More Event
Her onscreen acting career began at age 12, in a 1993 episode of the television series Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman; the same year she also appeared in the made-for-television film River of Rage: The Taking of Maggie Keene and in 1996 made a cameo on The Adventures of Pete & Pete as a nurse at the beginning of the episode "Dance Fever".
1995 14 Years Old Also during her time on The Secret World of Alex Mack, she played one of the lead characters in the 1995 feature film The Baby-Sitters Club (opposite Rachael Leigh Cook and Schuyler Fisk), appeared in several episodes of Boy Meets World, wrote an advice column for Tiger Beat magazine, and was involved in Nickelodeon's The Big Help charity, Hands Across Communication, Surfrider Foundation and the Starlight Children's Foundation. … Read More
1998 17 Years Old From 1998 to 2000, Oleynik appeared in twenty-one episodes of the NBC series 3rd Rock from the Sun as Alissa Strudwick.
1999 18 Years Old The film was released in April 1999 and did fairly well at the box office, grossing a total of $38 million domestically.
2000 19 Years Old During 2000, she also appeared in two independent films: 100 Girls (opposite Emmanuelle Chriqui, Katherine Heigl and Jonathan Tucker) and A Time for Dancing (opposite Shiri Appleby); neither film received a theatrical release in the United States. … Read More

TWENTIES

2001 20 Years Old Oleynik had a supporting role in the film An American Rhapsody, which received a limited release in August 2001, and appeared in Bringing Rain, a low-budget film.
2006 25 Years Old Oleynik was cast in a supporting role in the series Pepper Dennis, which began airing on The WB in April 2006, but was not picked up by The WB's successor The CW.
2008 27 Years Old In March 2008, Oleynik guest-starred in episode 13 of Aliens in America.
2009 28 Years Old In 2009, she provided audio commentary for the 10 Things I Hate About You 10th Anniversary Edition Blu-ray.

THIRTIES

2011 30 Years Old In March 2011, Oleynik started appearing in a recurring role on Hawaii Five-0 as CIA analyst Jenna Kaye until her character was later killed off. … Read More
2013 32 Years Old In January 2013, according to TMZ, Oleynik was granted a restraining order against one of her fans, who she claims was so obsessed he changed his last name to hers, as well as leaving gifts for her at her mother's apartment. … Read More
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