Adrianne Palicki born May 6, 1983 is an American actress best known for her role as Tyra Collette on the NBC television series Friday Night Lights. In 2010, Palicki joined the FOX drama Lone Star in the role of Cat Thatcher.
* 1 Career
* 2 Personal life
* 3 Filmography
o 3.1 Film
o 3.2 Television
* 4 References
* 5 External links
Palicki appeared in the Aquaman-based WB pilot Aquaman as the evil Siren, but the pilot was not picked up for series by the CW network, a result of The WB and UPN network merger, which occurred while the pilot was being filmed. She was a series regular on the first three seasons of NBC's much acclaimed Friday Night Lights, portraying the character of Tyra Collette. In 2010, she returns for the final two episodes of the series.
Palicki also starred in Supernatural as Jessica Moore, Sam Winchester's doomed girlfriend, killed by the demon, in its pilot episode. The character reappears in the Supernatural season 2 episode, "What is and What Should Never Be", and the season 5 episode "Free To Be You and Me." Palicki also appeared as Judy Robinson in John Woo's unsold pilot, The Robinsons: Lost in Space. Palicki starred in Legion opposite Lucas Black. She made an appearance in the music video by Will.i.am called "We Are The Ones" in support of 2008 presidential hopeful Barack Obama.She has been cast in the role of Toni Mason in the Red Dawn remake. Palicki will star in the Jamie Babbit horror film Breaking the Girl alongside Amanda Crew.
In 2010, Palicki joined the FOX television drama Lone Star, set to debut in September 2010. Her series regular role of Cat Thatcher is the daughter of an oil executive and married to the main character.
Palicki was born in Toledo, Ohio, to Nancy and Jeff Palicki. She graduated from Whitmer High School in Toledo in 2001. She ran track in high school and was named runner-up for homecoming queen. Palicki stands 5'11" (180 cm) tall. Her nickname is "Annie".
Palicki is currently (late 2009) dating actor Alan Tudyk.
Year↓ Film↓ Role↓ Notes↓
2003 Getting Rachel Back Rachel
2003 Rewrite The Pretty Girl
2005 Popstar Whitney Addison
2006 Seven Mummies Isabelle
2009 Women in Trouble Holly Rocket
2010 Legion Charlie
2010 Elektra Luxx Holly Rocket
TBA Red Dawn Toni Mason
2011 Breaking the Girl Alex
Year↓ Production↓ Role↓ Notes↓
2004 Smallville Kara 1 episode
2004 Quintuplets Jessica Geiger 1 episode
2004 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Miranda 1 episode
2005 North Shore Lisa Ruddnick 2 episodes
2005–2009 Supernatural Jessica Moore 4 episodes
2006 South Beach Brianna 7 episodes
2006–2009 Friday Night Lights Tyra Collette 50 episodes (Series regular, seasons 1-3)
2007–2009 Robot Chicken Various characters 4 episodes (voice), includes Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode II
2009 CSI: Miami Marisa Dixon 1 episode
2009 Titan Maximum Clare 4 episodes (voice)
2010 Family Guy 1 episode (voice)
2010 Lone Star Cat Thatcher Series regular