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Carrie Brownstein


Carrie Brownstein was born on September 27, 1974 in Seattle, Washington, USA. She is a founding member of the rock band Sleater-Kinney, and was formerly in the band Excuse 17. Alongside Fred Armisen, she is the writer, actress and co-developer of the sketch comedy show Portlandia (2011) on IFC TV. See full bio »

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Nominated for 7 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Portlandia
Portlandia Writer
(2011-2018)
Carol
Carol Genevieve Cantrell
(2015)
Transparent
Transparent Syd Feldman
(2014-2015)
The Horse Whisperer
The Horse Whisperer Soundtrack
(1998)

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  Portlandia (TV Series) (written by - 67 episodes, 2011 - 2018) (creator - 37 episodes, 2011 - 2014)
- Riot Spray (2018) ... (written by)
- Misunderstood Miracles (2017) ... (written by)
- Passenger Rating (2017) ... (written by)
- Ants (2017) ... (written by)
- Portland Secedes (2017) ... (written by)
 2016 The Realest Real (Short)
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Show Show Producer (1 credit)
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Show Show Soundtrack (12 credits)
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Show Show Self (30 credits)
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Alternate Names:

Sleater-Kinney

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on Portlandia (2011)] Even if the show is divisive, that to me is a more interesting kind of art to make than something that people never talk about or think about. See more »

Trivia:

Worked as a substitute teacher when she was 24. See more »

Trademark:

Sexy dance moves while playing guitar

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Libra

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