Alyson Hannigan

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Alyson Lee Hannigan (born March 24, 1974, height 5' 4½" (1,64 m)) is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Willow Rosenberg in the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–2003), Lily Aldrin on the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother (2005–2014) and Michelle Flaherty in the American Pie film series (1999–present).

Hannigan was born in Washington, D.C., the only child of Emilie (Posner) Haas, a real estate agent, and Al Hannigan, a truck driver. Her father is of Irish descent and her mother is Jewish. Her parents divorced when she was two and she was raised mostly by her mother in Atlanta, Georgia.

Hannigan married fellow Buffy the Vampire Slayer actor Alexis Denisof at Two Bunch Palms Resort in Desert Hot Springs, California, on October 11, 2003. The couple have two daughters, Satyana Marie Denisof, born March 24, 2009, and Keeva Jane Denisof, born May 23, 2012. Hannigan and her husband are godparents to Joss Whedon's son, Arden.

Alyson Lee Hannigan (born March 24, 1974, height 5' 4½" (1,64 m)) is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Willow Rosenberg in the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–2003), Lily Aldrin on the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother (2005–2014) and Michelle Flaherty in the American Pie film series (1999–present).

Hannigan was born in Washington, D.C., the only child of Emilie (Posner) Haas, a real estate agent, and Al Hannigan, a truck driver. Her father is of Irish descent and her mother is Jewish. Her parents divorced when she was two and she was raised mostly by her mother in Atlanta, Georgia.

Hannigan married fellow Buffy the Vampire Slayer actor Alexis Denisof at Two Bunch Palms Resort in Desert Hot Springs, California, on October 11, 2003. The couple have two daughters, Satyana Marie Denisof, born March 24, 2009, and Keeva Jane Denisof, born May 23, 2012. Hannigan and her husband are godparents to Joss Whedon's son, Arden.

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Gender Female

Known Credits 38

Birthday 1974-03-24

Place of Birth Washington - District of Columbia - USA

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Do You Take This Man
2012 American Reunion as Michelle Flaherty-Levenstein
2011 Love, Wedding, Marriage as Courtney
2011 Penn & Teller: Fool Us(9 episodes) as Host
2009 The Goode Family(1 episode)
2008 The Bonnie Hunt Show(1 episode)
2006 The Megan Mullally Show(1 episode)
2006 I Love the '70s: Volume 2(2 episodes)
2006 Date Movie as Julia Jones
2005 How I Met Your Mother(225 episodes) as Lily Aldrin
2004 Veronica Mars(3 episodes)
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show(2 episodes)
2003 American Wedding as Michelle Flaherty
2003 Beyond the City Limits as Lexi
2001 American Pie 2 as Michelle Flaherty
1999 100 Deeds for Eddie McDowd(2 episodes)
1999 Angel(3 episodes)
1999 American Pie as Michelle Flaherty
1999 The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn(1 episode)
1998 The Wild Thornberrys(1 episode)
1998 That '70s Show(2 episodes)
1998 Dead Man on Campus as Lucy
1997 Buffy the Vampire Slayer(1 episode)
1997 Buffy the Vampire Slayer(145 episodes) as Willow Rosenberg
1996 For My Daughter's Honor as Kelly
1996 The Daily Show with Trevor Noah(2 episodes)
1995 MADtv(1 episode)
1995 The Stranger Beside Me as Dana
1994 Touched by an Angel(1 episode)
1993 Late Night with Conan O'Brien(3 episodes)
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(1 episode)
1991 The Torkelsons(2 episodes)
1991 Switched at Birth as Gina Twigg, Age 13–16
1989 The Simpsons(1 episode)
1989 Free Spirit(14 episodes) as Jessie Harper
1988 My Stepmother is an Alien as Jessie Mills
1988 Roseanne(1 episode)
1986 Impure Thoughts as Patty Stubbs (as Allison Hannigan)
1900 Buffy the Animated Series(1 episode) as Willow Rosenberg

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