Date Of Birth

March 25, 1970


Actress Kari Matchett got her start in theater, specifically at the Stratford Shakespeare Festival in Ontario, where she performed for three years. On TV, she made her debut on The Rez in 1996 and then quickly landed guest roles on Forever Knight, Undue Influence and Ready or Not, where appeared as Sheila Ramone. From 1998 onwards, she played notable roles on shows like Earth: Final Conflict, Power Play, A Nero Wolfe Mystery, Blue Murder, Invasion and ER. Additionally, she became known for her roles on 24, Heartland, and Crash. At present, she plays Joan Campbell on the spy series Covert Affairs.

Some of Matchett’s movie credits include Cube2: Hypercube, Cypher and Civic Duty.

Place of Birth

Spalding, Saskatchewan, Canada

Birth Name

Kari Matchett



Fun Facts

-She has played the love interest of Timothy Hutton on three separate occasions: A Nero Wolfe Mystery, Leverage and 5ive Days to Midnight.


2001: Gemini Award – Best Performance by an Actress in a Guest Role in a Dramatic Series for Blue Murder


2011 The Tree of Life
2011 Goose on the Loose
2010-present Covert Affairs (TV series)
2010 Miami Medical (TV series)
2010 Meteor Storm (TV movie)
2009-2010 Leverage (TV series)
2009 The National Tree (TV movie)
2008-2009 Crash (TV series)
2009 The Philanthropist (TV series)
2009 Flashpoint (TV series)
2008 Criminal Minds (TV series)
2008 The Cleaner (TV series)
2008 Ugly Betty (TV series)
2007-2008 ER (TV series)
2007 Heartland (TV series)
2007 Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (TV series)
2007 24 (TV series)
2006 Shark (TV series)
2006 Intimate Stranger (TV movie)
2005-2006 Invasion (TV series)
2006 Civic Duty
2005 Wild Card (TV series)
2005 Plague City: SARS in Toronto (TV movie)
2005 Puppets Who Kill (TV series)
2005 Bury the Lead (TV series)
2004 A Very Married Christmas (TV movie)
2001-2004 Blue Murder (TV series)
2004 5ive Days to Midnight (TV mini-series)
2004 Wonderfalls (TV series)
2003 Betrayed (TV movie)
2002 Cypher
2002 19 Months
2002 The Glow (TV movie)
2001-2002 A Nero Wolfe Mystery (TV series)
2002 Cube2: Hypercube
2002 Men with Brooms
2001 Angel Eyes
2001 All Souls (TV series)
2001 A Colder Kind of Death (TV movie)
2000 Task Force: Caviar (TV movie)
1998-2000 Power Play (TV series)
2000 Apartment Hunting
1999 Rembrandt: Fathers & Sons (TV movie)
1998 Earth: Final Conflict (TV series)
1998 A Marriage of Convenience (TV movie)
1998 Poltergeist: The Legacy (TV series)
1998 Papertrail
1998 Once a Thief (TV series)
1997 Viper (TV series)
1997 Breach of Faith: A Family of Cops II (TV movie)
1997 What Happened to Bobby Earl? (TV movie)
1997 PSI Factor: Chronicles of the Paranormal (TV series)
1996-1997 Ready or Not (TV series)
1996 Undue Influence (TV movie)
1996 Forever Knight (TV series)
1996 The Rez (TV series)


5′ 6″ (1.68 m)