Abby Miller is an American TV & movie actress, writer, producer. She is well known for her work in Aquarius(2015), The Sinner(2017), Justified, The Booth at the End. Her role as Ellen May(prostitute) in the Crime drama Justified is the best known role of Abby Miller.
Abby Miller was born in Clay Center (a small town with 800 people), Nebraska, United States.
Abby Miller: Trivia & Facts
Abby studied theatre arts in London, she was also trained in Improv.
She would get jittery preparing for auditions, to calm herself she started writing poems, on advice of a friend she found a guitarist named Jen and they started jamming together.
Jen & Abby: Abby Miller along with her friend Jen Trani formed a folk pop musical band and toured the United States. It is based in Hotel Café, Los Angeles.
Animal Lover: She spends her free time on raising awareness about better treatment of animals.
She loves pets, she has a dog at home named Pirate and a cat. She helps rescue and adopt animals like dogs, cats, rabbits. She sometimes collaborates with Beagle Freedom Project.
Standup comedy: She tried humor when she was in London at the Kings head.
Running: She has run at Marathons.
Cycling: she is cycling enthusiast, she has done mountain biking.
Dancing: She is into Hip hop, Swing and tap dancing.
Accents: She is good at using British, Irish, American (Midwest, New York, Southern), Scottish accents.
She opposed Muslim Ban (ban on immigration from certain countries) proposed by the Trump Government.
She is sometimes compared with Brittney Murphy for facial resemblance.
Commercials: She has appeared in numerous commercials including the State Farm Insurance, Cars.com, AT&T TV, Dunkin' Donuts, Firestone, Sleep Number, Bai.
Name for her alter ego- Marlena.
If she was not an actor or musician she would have like to be a writer.
She auditioned for the play 'Sound of Music' when she was 12 years old
Abby Miller: Quotes
I grew up on Clue and Flash Dance
Life is too short people. Live it all to the fullest.
The new voice of the google map app sounds like she is from FARgo. Am I crazy or do you hear it too?
Make good art, make good art, just keep making good art.
Dogs are the jam
My right arm pit always smells worse than my left.
I spent my entire childhood in a tiny town I had always known I wanted to be in a city
Abby Miller: Career
Her theatre experience includes-
The shape of things
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Gilmore Girls(2005): she had a minor role in the Comedy Drama series Created by Amy Sherman-Palladino. Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, Keiko Agena played the main roles in the series.
The Nine(2006): Abby portrayed the role Jenine in the Crime, Drama starring Benedicto, John Billingsley, Jessica Collins.
Veronica Mars(2007): Abby played a minor role of Female Caller in the Crime series Created by Rob Thomas with actors Kristen Bell, Percy Daggs III, Jason Dohring.
Cavemen(2007): a Comedy starring Bill English, Kaitlin Doubleday, Stephanie Lemelin where Abby was a Pendleton Sister.
In the Motherhood(2009): Abby appeared as Abby in the series which had Cheryl Hines, Jessica St. Clair, Horatio Sanz in the lead roles.
Mad Men(2010): a Drama series with actors Jon Hamm, Elisabeth Moss, Vincent Kartheiser in the lead, Abby played Dorothy in the series.
Private Practice(2011): she portrayed the character of Simone Parker in the comedy show Created by Shonda Rhimes with Kate Walsh, Paul Adelstein, KaDee Strickland in the lead recurring roles.
Justified(2011): Abby played the recurring role of Ellen May in the crime drama Created by Graham Yost with actors Timothy Olyphant, Nick Searcy, Joelle Carter.
The Booth at the End(2012): a Drama Mystery starring Xander Berkeley, Jennifer Del Rosario, Jenni Blong. Abby played Teresa in the series.
Congratulations(2012): Abby wrote & produced the comedy movie with friend Juan Cardarelli . she also acted as Bridget Gardener in the movie. Actors Brian Dietzen, Debra Jo Rupp were also part of the cast.
Film Pigs(2013): she played a small role in the Todd Robert Anderson, Stephen Falk, Stephen Skelton show which had the trio in the lead roles.
Caper(2014): She played the main role of Penny Blue in the Comedy series with Beth Riesgraf, Hartley Sawyer.
Grey's Anatomy(2015): she appeared as Kate Shaw in the episode 'One Flight Down' of the show.
Proof(2015): she had a minor role in the Fantasy series in the episode 'Memento Vivere'
Aquarius(2015): she played Mary Brunner in the Biographical Drama featuring David Duchovny, Grey Damon, Gethin Anthony. She also featured in the mini series Aquarius: The Summer of Love. She has a recurring role in the series.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit(2016): Abby was Libby Parker in the Crime Drama starring Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni, Ice-T.
The Magicians(2016): she was Emily Greenstreet in this Fantasy drama starring Jason Ralph, Jade Tailor, Stella Maeve.
The Catch(2016): Abby appeared in the episode 'The Princess and the I.P.' as Gwen Ericsson.
The Real O'Neals(2016): she played miss Hanson in the Comedy Drama.
The Sinner(2017): she was Caitlin Sullivan in this Derek Simonds Thriller starring Jessica Biel, Christopher Abbott & Dohn Norwood. She plays a recurring role in the series.
Snowfall(2017): Kindly Basehead was the role played by Abby in this Crime, Drama starring actors Damson Idris, Carter Hudson, Emily Rios.
Doing/Living Live(2017): she was on the Talk Show in 2017
The Girl(2006): She played Jasmine in the Jake Jarvi produced & Directed Comedy series involving stars Ryan Bergmann, Tim Hammer, Eric Lauritzen.
One Too Many Mornings(2010): a Comedy, Drama Directed by Michael Mohan with Stephen Hale, Anthony Deptula, Tina Kapousis starring in the main roles.
Fuzz Track City(2012): she played Jo in the Mystery movie by Steve Hicks starring Todd Robert Anderson, Dee Wallace, Tarina Pouncy.
Feeding Mr. Baldwin(2013): Katie was the role she played in this comedy thriller Directed by Will Prescott. Dalton Leeb, Anil Margsahayam, Christopher Duncan were part of the cast.
It's Not You, It's Me(2013): a Comedy movie Directed by Nathan Ives with actors Ross McCall, Joelle Carter, Vivica Fox. Abby played Tracy.
Speak Now(2013): Character Ella was played by Abby. The Drama was Directed by Noah Harald and cast Rosie Mattia, Jason Drumwright, Jayme Lynn Evans.
Swelter(2014): Peaches was the role played by Abby in this Crime Drama Directed by Keith Parmer with actors Jean Claude Van Damme, Alfred Molina. Abby had a major role in the movie.
The Fuzz(2017): She played Jo Flo in the Crime movie by Steve Hicks starring Josh Adell, Todd Robert Anderson, Matthew Ashford.
Magnus, Inc.(2007): she was Yeni Abramowitzelberg in the Comedy Directed & produced by Peter Barnes featuring Ori Pfeffer, Reed Alexander, Abby Miller. Abby played one of the top 3 characters.
The Big Production(2007): Abby was Ivy in the Preston DeFrancis comedy video starring Paul Denniston, Sarah Bastian, Nathan Lacy.
The Rose and Red Balloon(2007): Abby played one of the main roles in the Crime, Drama Directed by Jon Byron with Kristen DellaPace & Jt Hill.
The Break Up(2008): she wrote, produced and acted in the comedy movie with friend Anna Christopher. Timothy Hornor, Katy Sullivan, Richard Tatum acted in the main roles.
Be Still My Dear(2011): a short Drama by Thomas D. Moser with Andrea Lee Davis, Abby Miller, Katharine Phillips Moser. Abby also performed in one of the songs.
Voodoo the Right Thing(2012): She was Tara in the short Comedy Directed by Ethan Cushing.
Exposure(2014): she played Candice in the Romantic movie by Todd Kruger. Josh Butcher, Angela de Silva, Michael Lawson acted in it.
The Crop(2014): she was a Waitress in Will Halas's project.
Love & a Lug Wrench(2015): she played Allison in Jeffrey Fleisig's comedy starring Alfred Adderly, Carl Bradley Anderson & Abby Miller in the lead.
Certifiable(2015): She co-wrote the script with Alissa Dean it was Directed by Jessica Lowrey. Abby also acted as Lottie Phinlay.
Teddy Bears Picnic(2017): a horro movie Directed by Thomas Hodge with Abby Miller(as Marie), Laurence R. Harvey, Lorelei Winterfrost.