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Alana Austin

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Alana Austin
Born (1982-04-06) April 6, 1982 (age 36)
Palm Springs, California, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 1992–2006

Alana Austin (born April 6, 1982) is an American film and television actress. She played the role of Abby Logan in the sitcom Ink and starred in the Disney Channel Original film Motocrossed.

Career[edit]

Austin was born in Palm Springs, California.[1] She is the daughter of Steven Kent Austin[1] a film producer who was the founder and chairman of the now-defunct Tag Entertainment.[2][3]

Austin made her major acting debut in the 1992 TV film Criminal Behavior starring Farrah Fawcett. Three subsequent 1993 TV films followed before co-starring in the 1994 theatrical film North. She then co-starred in the film A Simple Twist of Fate with Steve Martin for which was nominated for a Young Artist Award.[4]

In 1996, Austin was cast in the CBS sitcom Ink opposite Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen, the series was later canceled after its first season. She then went to guest star on Sister, Sister, In the House, That ’80s Show, 7th Heaven, Boston Public, Cold Case and Close to Home. As well as appearing in the films Road Rage, Hansel and Gretel, A Mother’s Instinct, Popstar (opposite Aaron Carter) and the Disney Channel Original film Motocrossed.

After retiring from acting, Austin studied pre-medicine at the University of Southern California.[citation needed]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1994 North Sarah
1994 A Simple Twist of Fate Mathilda McCann – age 10
2000 Castle Rock Andy
2001 Motocrossed Andrea “Andi” Carson
2002 Hansel & Gretel Wood Faerie
2002 No Place Like Home Mel McGregor
2004 Motocross Kids Callie
2005 Supercross Rider Girlfriend
2005 Popstar Jane Brighton
2006 Miracle Dogs Too Natalie Video

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1992 Criminal Behavior Little Jessie TV film
1993 Darkness Before Dawn Mary Ann Guard – Age 9 TV film
1993 Ambush in Waco: In the Line of Duty Betsy TV film
1993 Final Appeal Linda Biondi TV film
1995 In the House Terry “Female Trouble”
1996 A Mother’s Instinct Amanda TV film
1996-1997 Ink Abby Logan Main role
1997 Sister, Sister Beth “Show Me the Money”, “A Friend in Deed”
1999 Dangerous Waters Chrissie TV film
1999 Road Rage Cynthia Carson TV film
2001 Motocrossed Andrea “Andi” Carson TV film
2001 The Retrievers Liz Lowry TV film
2002 That ’80s Show Girl “Pilot”
2002 7th Heaven Maria Davis “Hot Pants”
2002 Boston Public Jen Kenney “Chapter 31”, “Chapter 47”
2002 The Santa Trap Carla TV film
2003 Miracle Dogs Kelly Maguire TV film
2005 Cold Case Angie Parrington (1988) “Family”
2006 Close to Home Kellie Sexton “Truly, Madly, Deeply”
Actress (32 credits)
 2006 Close to Home (TV Series)
Kellie Sexton

Truly, Madly, Deeply (2006) … Kellie Sexton
 2006 Miracle Dogs Too (Video)
Natalie
 2005 Popstar
Jane
 2005 Cold Case (TV Series)
Angie Parrington\s- 1988

Family (2005) … Angie Parrington\s- 1988
 2005 Supercross
Rider Girlfriend
 2004 Motocross Kids
Callie
 2003 Miracle Dogs (TV Movie)
Kelly Maguire
 2002 The Santa Trap (TV Movie)
Carla
 2002 No Place Like Home
Mel McGregor
 2002 Boston Public (TV Series)
Jen Kenney

Chapter Forty-Seven (2002) … Jen Kenney
 2002 Hansel & Gretel
Wood Faerie
 2002 7th Heaven (TV Series)
Maria Davis

Hot Pants (2002) … Maria Davis
 2002 That ’80s Show (TV Series)
Girl

Pilot (2002) … Girl
 2001 The Retrievers (TV Movie)
Liz Lowry
 2001 Motocrossed (TV Movie)
Andrea ‘Andi’ Carson
 2000 Castle Rock
Andy
 1999 Road Rage (TV Movie)
Cynthia Carson
 1999 Dangerous Waters (TV Movie)
Chrissie
 1998 Route 66
 1997 Sister, Sister (TV Series)
Beth

A Friend in Deed (1997) … Beth
Show Me the Money (1997) … Beth
 1997 Total Security (TV Series)

 1996-1997 Ink (TV Series)
Abby Logan

Going to the Dogs (1997) … Abby Logan
Murphy’s Law (1997) … Abby Logan
The Bodyguard Strikes Back (1997) … Abby Logan
The Debutante (1997) … Abby Logan
Logan’s Run (1997) … Abby Logan
 1997 Vegas Vacation
Tourist (uncredited)
 1996 A Mother’s Instinct (TV Movie)
Amanda
 1995 In the House (TV Series)
Terry

Female Trouble (1995) … Terry
 1994 A Simple Twist of Fate
Mathilda McCann – Age 10
 1994 North
Sarah
 1993 Final Appeal (TV Movie)
Linda Biondi
 1993 In the Line of Duty: Ambush in Waco (TV Movie)
Betsy
 1993 Good Advice (TV Series)
Susi

Turning Thirteen (1993) … Susi
 1993 Darkness Before Dawn (TV Movie)
Mary Ann Guard (age 9)
 1992 Criminal Behavior (TV Movie)
Little Jessie
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