Karen-Eileen Gordon is an American television, film, voiceover and stage actress who stepped memorably into public awareness with her completely improvised turn in the HBO comedy, “Curb Your Enthusiasm” opposite Larry David. Many projects later, her roles continue to win her global fans.
Born in Philadelphia, Karen-Eileen grew up in Hollywood, Florida, where her parents founded a residential real estate company. She holds an Economics degree from Harvard, where that student body voted her “One of the Ten Funniest People” on campus, thanks to her daily-changing outgoing answering machine messages. Passionate about the Wellness Arts, she is a long-time practitioner of both the Japanese energy healing art of Reiki and Restorative Hatha Yoga.
Karen-Eileen was a cast member for both seasons of the STARZ Original Drama “Magic City” starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan. In 2018 she joined the Season 2 family of Sony Crackle’s “The Oath,” Executive Produced by 50 Cent and filmed in Puerto Rico.
Karen-Eileen is an active audiobook Narrator/Producer for authors and rights holders in both the US and UK. She brought multiple Latina characters to life in the Rockstar Games video game, GRAND THEFT AUTO 5. She loves to assist fellow artists, and has been an instructor for the Backstage-award-winning VO2GoGo.com Voiceover Curriculum for several years.
In addition to being an accomplished actress, she is a skilled playwright with extensive experience in one-woman theatre. She is happy to call several places “home,” and adores working wherever powerful stories are being brought to life.