Erin Cahill

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Erin Jessica Cahill (born January 4, 1980) is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Jen Scotts in Power Rangers Time Force, Ted Mosby's sister Heather in How I Met Your Mother, and Kendra Burke in Saving Grace. She had a recurring role as Felicity in the ABC series Red Widow. She is also noted to be the first lead female character for the Call of Duty franchise, as Chloe 'Karma' Lynch in Call of Duty: Black Ops II and Rebecca Chambers in Resident Evil: Vendetta. Since 2016, Cahill has worked primarily in television movies for Lifetime and Hallmark.

Early life

Cahill was born in Stafford, Virginia. She began acting in her mother's local high school productions at age four, and started singing and dancing lessons at age eight. +more She was Miss Pre-Teen Virginia in 1991 and the first runner-up for Miss Junior America. She continued to act into her high school years at Brooke Point High School, where she served as the president of many clubs, including the Honor Thespians group. As a junior, Cahill was the only one of her year to garner perfect scores in all phases of her audition to the Governor's School for the Arts in drama. At age 16, she also won Overall Actor in the Actors, Models, Talent for Christ competition. She was further selected into the Barton and Williams Dance Company, winning both company and individual awards. Following high school graduation in 1998, she attended Marymount Manhattan College in New York on an academic and performing arts scholarship. She left college at age 19 to pursue a full-time acting career in Los Angeles.

Career

Cahill was cast as Jen Scotts, the Pink Time Force Ranger, in Power Rangers Time Force. She started her guest starring roles in 2003 with Crossing Jordan and General Hospital. +more In 2006, she starred in the short-lived Fox series Free Ride. Her first big guest star came the following year in 2007 as a 20th-century suffragette in the Cold Case episode "Torn". Since then, she has worked in numerous films and television shows such as Supernatural, CSI: Miami, The Mentalist, Castle, Ghost Whisperer, Grey's Anatomy, and House. She has appeared in commercials for Bank of America, TJ Maxx, Hyundai, Applebee's, Redfin, Tampax, Lean Cuisine, Honda, and Land Rover Discovery Sport.

In 2013, Cahill's projects included the short film The Ventriloquist, voice and motion-capture credits as Chloe "Karma" Lynch in Call of Duty: Black Ops II, and a guest role as Lena Gilbert in FOX's Sleepy Hollow.

The following year, Cahill guest-starred on NCIS: Los Angeles and made a brief appearance on Garfunkel and Oates.

Cahill's international commercial for Land Rover Discovery Sport ran in 2015. She has also appeared in commercials for Redfin.

Charity work

Cahill co-founded Charitable Living, which services the local community with fundraisers and days of volunteering. In May 2015, Cahill joined non-profit group BuildOn and traveled to Malawi to promote education and build schools.

Personal life

In September 2016, Cahill married Welsh musician Paul Freeman in a ceremony on the Cote d'Azur, France.

Filmography

Film

YearTitleRoleNotes
1996Space And TubeKimber
-2000Speed for Thespians
2002The Biggest FanMontana Wastedberg
2003Bill the InternDarlene
2004Creature UnknownJill
2005Race You to the BottomWaitress
2005Walt Disney World's Vacation Planning GuideHost
2006The Pursuit of HappynessDean Witter Receptionist
2007JekyllAllison
2008Fast Track: No LimitsKatie Reed
2008Boogeyman 3Sarah Morris
2010Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2Rachel Ashe
2011Sweet Old WorldEva
20116 Month RuleMissy
2011Weather WarsSamantha Winters
2012Beverly Hills Chihuahua 3: Viva la Fiesta!Rachel Ashe
2012The VentriloquistStephanie
2013Skinwalker RanchLisa
2014Space And Tube 2Kimber
2014108 StitchesCaitlin DeShields
2015Wingman Inc.Kristy
2016The WatcherEmma
2017Resident Evil: VendettaRebecca ChambersVoice and motion capture

Television

YearTitleRoleNotes
2001Power Rangers Time ForceJen Scotts/Pink Time Force Ranger40 episodes
2002Power Rangers Wild ForceJen Scotts/Pink Time Force RangerEpisodes: "Reinforcements from the Future, Parts 1 & 2"
2003Crossing JordanTylerEpisode: "Sunset Division"
2004Mountain Dew NetworkHerselfHost
2005American DreamsEpisode: "California Dreamin'"
2006Free RideAmber Danwood6 episodes
2007Cold CaseFrancis StoneEpisode: "Torn"
2007CSI: MiamiRachel HemmingEpisode: "Miami Confidential"
2008+more_TV_series)'>SupernaturalElizabethEpisode: "Malleus Maleficarum"
2008GreekTrishEpisode: "Barely Legal"
2008Without a TraceBrook SimmsEpisode: "Better Angels"
2008How I Met Your MotherHeather MosbyEpisode: "Little Minnesota"
2009Grey's AnatomyMeg ShelleyEpisode: "I Will Follow You Into the Dark"
2009General HospitalCassandra7 episodes
2009MonkCallie EsterhausEpisode: "Mr. Monk and the Critic"
2009NCISNavy Lieutenant Jessica SummersEpisode: "The Inside Man"
2009The MentalistDonna HinesEpisode: "Black Gold and Red Blood"
2010CSI: NYAgent PangleEpisode: "Pot of Gold"
2010Ghost WhispererKelly FergusonEpisode: "Lethal Combination"
2010CastleCecily BurkettEpisode: "Food to Die For"
2010HouseMargaret McPhersonEpisode: "Massage Therapy"
2011Law & Order: LAAnnette KayEpisode: "Silver Lake"
2011ChaseCaroline BelkinEpisode: "Seven Years"
2012ChuckBobbiEpisode: "Chuck versus the Bullet Train"
2012Blue Eyed ButcherJessica WrightTelevision film (Lifetime Movies)
2013Body of ProofCharlotte TilneyEpisode: "Abducted: Part 1"
2013Red WidowFelicity5 episodes
2013Sleepy HollowLena GilbertEpisode: "Sanctuary"
2014Garfunkel and OatesJennyEpisode: "Hair Swap"
2014NCIS: Los AngelesFBI Special Agent Carole GordonEpisode: "SEAL Hunter"
2014DeliriumRachel HalowayTelevision film (Fox)
2015BonesAshleigh SmithEpisode: "The Carpals in the Coy-Wolves"
2016Sleigh Bells RingLaurel BishopTelevision film (Hallmark)
-2017Nanny SeductionVanessa
Nanny Nightmare2017LaurenTelevision film
Stitchers2017Stephanie FisherEpisodes: "Perfect" and "Mind Palace"
2017-2018Power Rangers HyperforceJen Scotts / Pink Time Force RangerWeb Series, Episodes: "Welcome to Time Force Academy", "Save Marv"
-2018Criminal MindsMrs. Wilson
9-1-12018TammyEpisode: "Worst Day Ever"
Last Vermont Christmas2018Megan GaperTelevision film (Hallmark Movies & Mysteries)
Muse (aka Killer Inspiration)2018Amanda JenningsTelevision film
Hometown Christmas2018JenTelevision film (Lifetime)
2019L. A. 's FinestClaire SmithEpisode: "Pilot"
2019Random Acts of ChristmasSydneyTelevision film (Lifetime)
2019Love, Fall & OrderClaire HartTelevision film (Hallmark)
2019Christmas on the RangeKendall RileyTelevision film (Hallmark)
2020The Secret IngredientKelly McIntireTelevision film (Hallmark)
2020A Timeless ChristmasMegan TurnerTelevision film (Hallmark)
2021Mystery 101: Killer TimingKate Colson, FBI AgentTelevision film (Hallmark Movies & Mysteries)
2021Every Time A Bell RingsCharlotte DanielsTelevision film (Hallmark)
2021Love on the RoadAbby BrooksTelevision film
2022Christmas Bedtime StoriesDanielleTelevision film (Hallmark Movies & Mysteries)
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Video games

YearTitleRoleNotes
2001Power Rangers Time ForcePink Ranger
2001James Bond 007: Agent Under FireCarla the Jackal (voice)
2012Call of Duty: Black Ops IIChloe "Karma" LynchVoice and motion capture

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