Karen Allen

American actress

Karen Allen (born October 5, 1951 in Carrollton, Illinois) is a theatre and movie actress.[1] Mainly a stage actress, she started by playing small parts in movies.[2] She is best known as Marion Ravenwood in Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981).[2] Allen also costarred in the sequels Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008), and Indiana Jones and the Dial of Destiny (2023).

Allen at the 2006 Dallas Comic Con


  1. "Karen Allen". Rotten Tomatoes. Flixster. Retrieved 21 February 2016.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Karen Allen". The New York Times. Retrieved 21 February 2016.

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