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Kristen Schaal

1978-01-24 Longmont, Colorado, USA

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Kristen Joy Schaal (/ʃɑːl/;) is an American actress, voice actress, comedian, and writer. She is best known for her voice roles as Louise Belcher on Bob's Burgers and Mabel Pines on Gravity Falls, as well as for playing Mel on Flight of the Conchords, Hurshe Heartshe on The Heart, She Holler and Carol Pilbasian on The Last Man on Earth. She provides several voices for BoJack Horseman, most notably for the character of Sarah Lynn, for which she was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance. Other roles include Amanda Simmons on The Hotwives of Orlando, Hazel Wassername on 30 Rock, Victoria Best on WordGirl, Trixie in the Toy Story franchise, and Anne on Wilfred. She was an occasional commentator on The Daily Show from 2008 to 2016. She voiced Sayrna in the 2019 EA video game, Anthem. Schaal was born in Longmont, Colorado, to a Lutheran family of Dutch ancestry. She was raised on her family's cattle ranch, in a rural area near Boulder, Colorado. Her father is a construction worker and her mother is a secretary. Schaal attended Skyline High School where she graduated in 1996. She has a brother, David, who is three years older. She graduated from Northwestern University and then moved to New York in 2000 to pursue a comedy career. In 2005, she had her first break when she was included in the New York article "The Ten Funniest New Yorkers You've Never Heard Of". This page is based on a Wikipedia article written by contributors. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license; additional terms may apply.


The Bob's Burgers Movie Louise Belcher (voice) 2022-05-25
Seal Team Beth (voice) 2021-10-28
Bill & Ted Face the Music Kelly 2020-08-27
My Spy Bobbi 2020-01-09
Toy Story 4 Trixie (voice) 2019-06-19
It Started As a Joke Herself 2019-03-10
Forky Asks a Question: What Is Love? Trixie (voice) 2019-12-06
Forky Asks a Question: What Is a Computer? Trixie (voice) 2019-12-13
Boundaries JoJo Jaconi 2018-06-22
One Crazy Summer: A Look Back at Gravity Falls Herself 2018-07-24
Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie Edith (voice) 2017-06-01
All Nighter Roberta 2017-03-10
Literally, Right Before Aaron Talula 2017-04-22
Joe Mande's Award-Winning Comedy Special Herself 2017-07-25
Austin Found Nancy 2017-07-07
Donald Trump's The Art of the Deal: The Movie Gloria 2016-02-10
The Boss Scout Leader Sandy 2016-04-07
Welcome to Bridgetown Herself 2015-09-01
A Walk in the Woods Mary Ellen 2015-09-02
The Comments Kelly 2015-12-21
Toy Story That Time Forgot Trixie (voice) 2014-12-02
Welcome to the Jungle Brenda 2013-04-27
Kristen Schaal: Live at the Fillmore Herself 2013-03-31
Despicable Me 2 Shannon (voice) 2013-06-26
Gravity Falls: Six Strange Tales Mabel pines 2013-10-15
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Barb (voice) 2013-09-26
RiffTrax Live: Night of the Shorts - SF Sketchfest 2013 Herself 2013-05-30
Toy Story of Terror! Trixie (Voice) 2013-10-16
Eugene 25 Foot Daughter 2012-11-28
Sleepwalk with Me Cynthia 2012-08-24
Eugene Mirman: An Evening of Comedy in a Fake Underground Laboratory Herself 2012-12-21
Butter Carol-Ann Stevenson 2012-10-05
Tell Your Friends! The Concert Film! Herself 2011-01-01
The Muppets Moderator 2011-11-22
Conan O'Brien Can't Stop Self 2011-06-24
Hawaiian Vacation Trixie (voice) 2011-06-16
Toy Story 3 Trixie (voice) 2010-06-16
Get Him to the Greek Today Show Production Assistant 2010-06-04
Scared Shrekless Sugar (voice) 2010-10-28
Dinner for Schmucks Susana 2010-07-30
Shrek Forever After Pumpkin Witch / Palace Witch (voice) 2010-05-16
Going the Distance Female Bartender 2010-08-27
When in Rome Ilona 2010-01-29
Valentine's Day Ms. Gilroy 2010-02-10
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard Stewardess Stacey 2009-05-29
Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant Gertha Teeth 2009-10-23
Norbit Event Organizer 2007-02-08
FCU: Fact Checkers Unit 2007-09-09
Adam & Steve Ruth 2005-04-24
Poster Boy Bookstore Lady 2004-05-08
Kate & Leopold Miss Tree 2001-12-25
My Butt Has a Fever Louise Belcher (voice)
Speed Dating Kristen