Karen Walker

fictional character in Will and Grace

Karen Delaney St. Croix Popeil Finster Walker or Karen Delaney was a character on the NBC television series Will & Grace. She was played by Megan Mullally. Karen was a friend with gay actor and dancer, Jack McFarland. She was in a relationship with Stanley Walker but ended it and married Beverley.

Karen Walker
Will & Grace character
First appearance"Pilot"
(episode 1.01)
Created byMax Mutchnick
Portrayed byMegan Mullally
Nickname(s)Cruella (by Will)
Kare, Miss Karen, Kare Bear, Kiki, Zany Delaney
AliasesShu-Shu Fontana
Anastasia Beaverhausen
Sister Frances Beaverhausen


TitleChairman, CEO, and Board Member
(Walker, Inc.)
FamilyMr. Delaney
(father; deceased)
Lois Whitley
(mother; deceased)
Virginia "Ginny" Delaney - aka Gin
Spouse(s)Mr. St. Croix
Dick Popeil
Stanley Walker
(husband; deceased then divorced)
Lyle Finster
(ex-husband; invalid)
ChildrenMason Walker
(stepson, via Stanley)
Olivia Walker
(stepdaughter, via Stanley)
Lorraine Finster
(former stepdaughter, via Lyle)
RelativesLois Whitley
Sylvia Walker
(mother-in-law, via Stanley)
Kimmie Walker
(sister-in-law, via Stanley)
Jonny Walker
(brother-in-law, via Stanley)
Sumner Davis
Virginia "Ginny" Delaney - aka Gin

Karen appears with Megan Mullally in The Megan Mullally Show.