Carrie Brownstein



Place of birth:

Seattle, Washington, U.S.:


Carrie Rachel Brownstein (born September 27, 1974) is an American musician, writer, actress, director, and comedian from Seattle, Washington. She is known for being the guitarist and vocalist of punk rock bands Excuse 17 and Sleater-Kinney, as well as for her television and film endeavors. In 2009 she created the sketch comedy series Portlandia with Fred Armisen, which the two starred in. The series ran for 8 seasons from 2011 to 2018. Brownstein has also acted in various films such as Carol (2015) and Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot (2018).

Film Credits

The Oath (2018)
as Alice
Tag (2018)
as Therapist (uncredited)
Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far on Foot (2018)
as Suzanne
Carol (2015)
as Genevieve Cantrell
The Glamour & the Squalor (2015)
as Herself
The Punk Singer (2013)
as Herself
Some Days Are Better Than Others (2011)
as Katrina
Group (2002)
Songs for Cassavetes (2001)
as Herself
Getting Stronger Every Day (2001)
as Woman

Production Credits

The Realest Real (2016)
The Realest Real (2016)
Fairy Godmother ()