Karen Allen, Actress: Raiders of the Lost Ark. Karen Jane Allen was born in Carrollton, rural southern Illinois, to Patricia (Howell), a teacher, and Carroll Thompson Allen, an FBI agent. She spent her first 10 years traveling around the country with her parents and two sisters.
50 rows · Karen Jane Allen (born October 5, ) is an American film and stage actress. After .
On-screen and off, Karen Allen has always been an independent woman. It’s what made her so indelible as Marion Ravenwood, heroine of “Raiders of the Lost Ark,” the brassy dame who punched Author: Sara Stewart. Karen Allen's Raiders of the Lost Ark heroine Marion Ravenwood is one for the history books. A fierce character who's become a feminist icon, Ravenwood went toe to toe with Harrison Ford's Indiana Author: Casey Cipriani.
May 05, · Karen Allen ("Raiders Of The Lost Ark") Karen Allen. Famous For: "Animal House" () "Raiders Of The Lost Ark" () George Lucas remembered Karen from auditions for Princess Leah role and hired her for "Raiders" "Starman" () "Malcolm X" ().