Who is Karsen Liotta?
American actress and model Karsen Liotta was born in Los Angeles, California USA, on 21 December 1998, making Sagittarius her zodiac sign. She has 11 acting credits and is perhaps known best for portraying Barb in the 2020 horror mystery comedy movie “Hubie Halloween”, which starred Kevin James and Adam Sandler, and was directed by Steven Brill. It follows Hubie Dubois who’s the only person capable of saving Halloween for his hometown of Salem, and the film was nominated for six awards.
Karsen’s also known for being the only child of the late American actor Raymond Allen ‘Ray’ Liotta, who passed away in his sleep aged 67 on 26 May 2022; Ray had 125 acting credits and won 10 of his 27 award nominations, including a 2005 Primetime Emmy win for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series, for his performance in “ER”.
Education and early life
Karsen was raised in Los Angeles by her father and her mother Michelle Grace; the two married in 1997 and divorced in 2004, when Karsen was five years old, but they remained equally involved in her upbringing. Michelle’s an American actress and producer, and is perhaps still known best for producing the 2002 crime mystery movie “Narc”, which starred her then-husband Ray and won one of its nine award nominations.
Karsen was only a year old when her parents arranged for her to appear in the popular 2000 drama movie “A Rumor of Angels”, which starred her father and Vanessa Redgrave, and was directed by Peter O’Fallon. It follows a young boy whose mother’s just died, while an old woman’s now helping him cope with the loss; Karsen had no roles during her schooling over the following 16 years.
She studied at a local high school in Los Angeles and was into many activities during her time there, including appearing in school plays, taking dance lessons and singing. Karsen matriculated in 2017, and although she’s yet to speak about her further education, most people believe that she attended college, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 2021.
Roles in movies
Karsen played Jenna in the 2016 short thriller “Prettyface”, and she starred as Teenage Girl in the 2017 short crime comedy “Trump’s America”.
In 2018, she portrayed Young Emily in the drama “Mississippi Requiem”, which starred Alicia Witt and James Franco, and was directed by Arkesh Ajay and Kelly Pike; it’s a compilation of four short movies based on William Faulkner’s stories.
Karsen played Young Emily in the 2018 short drama “A Rose for Emily”, and she appeared in the 2019 short thriller “The Dying Kind”; her only other film role has been playing Tiffany in the 2020 comedy “Teenage Badass”, which starred Jim Adkins and Tucker Audie, and was written and directed by Grant McCord. The movie follows a band which has a chance to become very popular, but their egocentric singer-songwriter is threatening to destroy them.
Roles in TV series
Karsen’s appeared in only three TV series. Her debut was portraying Supermodel in the 2018 episode “Alone Star State” of the comedy “Nobodies”, which starred Hugh Davidson, Larry Dorf and Rachel Ramras, who also all together created the series; it follows three friends as they’re working on a children’s show.
Also in 2018, Karsen played Anna Kate Wozniak in four episodes of the popular crime action “Shades of Blue”, which starred Jennifer Lopez and her late father, and was created by Adi Hasak. It follows the life of New York City police officer Harlee Santos, the series aired from 2016 through 2018, and was nominated for 10 awards.
In 2022, Karsen played Audrey Hansen in the episode “The Place I Lie” of the biographical crime mini-series “Black Bird”, which starred Taron Egerton and Paul Walter Hauser, and was created by Dennis Lehane. It follows Jimmy Keene who’s been sentenced to spend 10 years behind bars, but has struck a deal with the FBI to elicit a confession from serial killer Larry Hall; the mini-series won four of its 25 award nominations.
Karsen received special thanks for the 2021 documentary movie “Syndrome K”.
She’s made a guest appearance in two talk-shows: “BILD LIVE” and “Entertainment Tonight”.
Love life and relationships
Karsen shies away from speaking about her love life in public, and thus not many details about it are known. Most of her fans believe that she’s today in a relationship with non-celebrity American Stefan Samorski; he’s been featured in a couple of her Instagram pictures and videos, and although the two seem to be quite close in these, neither has addressed the rumors about them dating.
There are also some who believe Karsen to be lesbian; it’s been pointed out on the internet that Karsen seems to be quite close to her female friend, who can be seen featured in many of her Instagram pictures, but these rumors haven’t been confirmed either.
Karsen seems to be unattached as of July 2023, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.
Interesting facts and hobbies
More than 40,000 people are following Karsen on Instagram today, and she’s posted close to 200 pictures and videos onto the network, with some of these being old photos of her and her father’ she uploaded her first picture on 19 December 2013.
She’s a philanthropist and a fighter for equal human rights; Karsen supports the movement Black Lives Matter.
She’s a huge animal lover; her favorites are cats, and she’s featured her three pet cats in some of her Instagram pictures.
Karsen’s passionate about travelling, and has been to many US states but only a couple of European countries; her dream travel destination’s Petra, Jordan.
Leonardo DiCaprio’s one of her favorite actors, and some of her favorite movies include “The Revenant”, “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape” and “Shutter Island”.
Height, eyes and wealth
Karsen’s age is 24. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 8ins (1.74m) tall and weighs around 130lbs (60kgs).
Karsen’s net worth’s been estimated at over $1.5 million as of July 2023, while her late father Ray’s net worth at the time of his passing, was estimated at over $14 million.