Elisabeth Röhm (, German: [eˈliːzabɛt ˈʁøːm]; born April 28, 1973) is a German-American television and film actress. She is best known for playing Kate Lockley in the television series Angel from 1999 to 2001 and Serena Southerlyn in the television series Law & Order from 2001 to 2005. She has also appeared in films such as American Hustle (2014), Joy (2015) and Bombshell (2019).
Röhm was a longtime avid equestrienne, but gave up professional equestrianism after a 2005 accident that she spoke about in a 2011 episode of the Biography Channel series Celebrity Close Calls. She did have a horse-riding scene with Mark Harmon in an NCIS episode.Röhm was engaged to director Austin Smithard in 2000. In 2005, Röhm began a relationship with Ron Anthony Wooster. Röhm and Wooster have a daughter born in 2008. Röhm and Wooster married in October 2008. They later divorced in October 2014. In January 2019, Röhm announced her engagement to judge Jonathan T. Colby. As of March 2020, Röhm's publicist revealed that she and Colby are no longer together.Röhm has included a blog on her personal website, where she often wrote about life with her daughter and her then-fiancé. On January 6, 2011, People added Röhm's blog to the "Moms & Babies" section of its website.
Röhm was born in Düsseldorf, West Germany, to Lisa Loverde and Eberhard Röhm. Her father was a German partner at the law firm of Duane Morris LLP New York, and the family moved to New York City before her first birthday. Her mother was an American scriptwriter, who once wrote for the TV soap opera Guiding Light. Röhm's parents divorced when she was 8 or 9. Her maternal grandfather was an Italian immigrant.Röhm attended grades 11–12 at St. Andrew's-Sewanee School, a small private boarding school in Sewanee, Tennessee, and then graduated from Sarah Lawrence College, where she studied writing and European History.
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After being busted for drug possession, a troubled Teenager is forced by the cops to go undercover and risk his life to bring down a dangerous drug king pin.
A young orphan escapes the realities of her life by imagining herself in a fairy tale world.
A one-armed MMA fighter gets a rare chance to fight for a title. He wants to win for himself and other people with physical challenges.
Girl in the Basement
Sara is a teen girl who is looking forward to her 18th birthday to move away from her controlling father Don. But before she could even blow out the candles, Don imprisons her in the basement of their...
While trying to hold on to his strained relationship with his suicidal wife, a man grieves over the death of his baby daughter.
When We Kill the Creators
A soul rock and roll movie about love, talent, death and music, it is about a singer's improbable journey to reach her dreams and when she does, it's about the price she has paid, the question of whet...
Sleeping with Danger
It was inspired by Ann Rule's true crime collection. When he met Grace, Paul Carter was like a knight in shining armor. Her dream man quickly turned into her nightmare as his jealousy led to a brutal ...
Blood on Her Name
When her conscience demands she return the dead man's body to his family, a woman's panicked decision to cover up an accidental killing spins out of control.
An entitled Basketball star is forced during suspension to tour with a dismal charity league. In the process he has the most bizarre on the road experiences in the history of the game, in the end disc...
Bombshell is a revealing look inside the most powerful and controversial media empire of all time, and the story of the women who brought down the man who created it.
SGT. Will Gardner
A troubled Iraq War veteran struggling to reintegrate into society sets out on a cross-country journey with the hope of reuniting with his young son.
Both of them live on opposite coasts, with husbands that travel for work too much and daughters about to leave the nest. When their daughters befriend each other on a college tour, they discover a sho...
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We have never seen gangs made up of men and women who are sworn to uphold the law. Only select officers make the cut, but once inside, gang members will do what they must to protect each other from en...
The sins of the wealthy are often buried, and it is the children who suffer in silence. Four survivors of childhood abuse are suspects in an investigation into a series of murders. Behind the careful ...
After returning home from Afghanistan, a decorated former Navy SEAL named Thomas Magnum decided to use his military skills to become a private investigator in Hawaii with the help of fellow vets. The ...
A teenager from an abusive household falls in love with a free-spirited runaway that leads him into the fast-lane lifestyle of drugs and addiction, which threatens to destroy him.
The story of Barry Minkow is about a young and charismatic figure in business who reaches CEO status by lying and scheming his way to the top.
A psychologically traumatized war photographer is locked in a desperate struggle to protect her secrets and escape her inevitable return to the Middle East.
Scales: Mermaids Are Real
She thought she was a normal girl. On her 12th birthday, she learns that she is different.
A teenage girl discovers a box with powers that come with a price.
The Tribes of Palos Verdes
Medina tries to surf her way to happiness when the situation at her Palos Verdes home becomes volatile.
Once Upon a Time in Venice
Steve Ford is a private detective in Venice Beach, Calif., who is good with the ladies, bad with the punches and wild about his dog Buddy. Ford forges an unlikely alliance when local criminals steal B...
Three girls from America, Nigeria and India are trapped in a Texas brothel and forced to attempt a daring escape in a story inspired by real characters.
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A high school student travels from Colorado to L.A in an award-winning thriller. To find out what happened to his girlfriend.
My Daughter's Disgrace
A high school senior's life is turned upside down when photos of her naked body are distributed to a revenge porn website. Her mother is in charge of the investigation.
In his funky California beach enclave, Chip is the go-to guy for personal insights. He doesn't know much about his own baggage.
Love Is All You Need?
Jude, the star quarterback of the local university football team, strikes up a love affair with Ryan, a sports journalism major, in a world where homosexuality is the norm. The religious leader of the...
The man of her dreams is leading a secret life after he responded to an ad. The con man who deceived the two women was brought down by them.
The Reluctant Nanny
After losing her job, IT guru Libby reluctantly agrees to help a cop with the fostering of two abandoned children.
When a Native American casino controlled by the mob begins to destroy a close-knit rural town, a band of lovable low-tech misfits hatch a plan to beat them at their own game by pulling off an audaciou...
A story based on the life of a struggling Long Island single mom who became one of the country's most successful entrepreneurs.
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Finding Happiness is a film that captures a joyful reality. With a unique story directly from the heart and soul of each person who has lived it. Told through the eyes of a New York investigative jour...
Two detectives are investigating stalkers in Los Angeles. Beth Davis has personal experience of being a victim and is an expert in the field of repeated harassment. She heads the Threat Assessment Uni...
The Last Ship
Their goal is to find a cure. The virus should be stopped. Save the world. When a global epidemic wipes out 80% of the planet's population, the crew of a lone naval destroyer must find a way to save h...
Jane the Virgin
A comedy-drama follows a chaste young woman who is accidentally impregnated via artificial insemination as she struggles to inform her religious family and make the right choices about her child. The ...
Forget and Forgive
Anna Walker woke up in the hospital after being left for dead.
A Christmas Kiss II
At a Christmastime event, Jenna kisses Cooper Montgomery. Un aware of his intentions and fearful of getting hurt in another relationship, Jenna vows to resist his charms but begins to realize his affe...
Mega Shark vs. Mecha Shark
World militaries are on high alert when another Mega Shark returns from the depths of the sea. Everyone lives in fear of the beast as ocean traffic grinds to a halt. The US government decided to build...
Three of her friends were killed in a car accident while she was driving under the influence. A job recommendation by her counselor leads to her being trapped in a mansion with three psychotic sibling...
In the Dark
On the way home from an art gallery featuring her work, a talented artist, Ali, her husband and their young child get into a car accident. The woman lost her sight after her husband and child died. Al...
Tom Fiorini is the owner of a successful construction company. After his long time foreman goes missing, events take a turn for the worse. During the search for his foreman, Tom plummets down a slippe...
A mother and daughter faked their deaths to escape their abusive husband. She and her daughter moved to Palm Springs eight years ago. When her husband discovers they are still alive, he tracks them do...
A conman and his seductive partner are forced to work for a wild FBI agent, who pushes them into a world of Jersey power-brokers and the Mafia.
When a cop's past comes back to haunt him, can he do the right thing, or will he succumb to the threats of his dangerous connections?
In the town of Copper Canyon, people are cashing in on an economic housing boom, and the country club is buzzing about the investment opportunity. Roger (Vincent D'Onofrio) and Georgie (Kyra Sedgwick)...
Lake Placid: The Final Chapter
Jim Bickerman discovered that his local lake was inhabited by crocodiles.
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The Client List
Riley Parks is a single mom in a conservative town struggling to provide for her family and a savvy and ambitious businesswoman working with a rowdy, sexy and unpredictable group of women.
Beauty and the Beast
There is a smart, no-nonsense homicide detective. She witnessed her mother's murder and was saved by someone when she was a teenager. While investigating a murder, Catherine discovers a clue that lead...
A family on a road trip is followed by criminals who stole money from their car.
A Christmas Kiss
Wendy is the best designer in Boston. No one is aware of it yet. Wendy left her job at the local theatre to take a job as an assistant to the most prestigious designer in the city. Ms. Wendy is trappe...
After finding his baby photo on a missing persons website, a young man sets out to uncover the truth about his life.
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After having suffered serious head trauma, Brooke tries to regain her normal life despite having lost all memory. Her wealthy fiancé helps her back to recovery in their beautiful country home. Little ...
Crimes of the Past
After Tommy Sparrow was wounded in a covert CIA operation, he came home to find his wife and another man. Josephine is afraid of Tommy. When Tommy's wife tells him to leave and never come home, he goe...
Celebrity Ghost Stories
The Biography Channel has a show called Celebrity Ghost Stories. The pilot for the series was aired on September 26, 2009. A spin-off, The Haunting Of, features footage from this series as celebrities...
The Whole Truth
Angela (Elisabeth Röhm), a morally bankrupt acting coach, helps slimy criminals avoid prison by training them how to appear innocent in court. But when a former client pegs her as his next murder vict...
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Patrick Jane, a former celebrity psychic medium, uses his razor sharp skills of observation and expertise at "reading" people to solve serious crimes with the California Bureau of Investigation.
Several students at the fictional West Beverly Hills High School are included in 90210, including new Beverly Hills residents Annie Wilson and Dixon Wilson. Harry Wilson returned from Kansas to his ch...
Bud Fox, a private investigator, was charged with murder after he woke up from a coma. The old man was found dead next to him in the office of John Gaskill, a prominent business man. Bud doesn't remem...
The Kreutzer Sonata
A film is based on a novel. A concert pianist is at the dinner party. Even though they are both involved with someone else, the two still act upon their strong attraction to one another. It isn't long...
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When a young female video editor loses her boyfriend in a car crash, she finds solace in watching video of him taken the night before he died. She must decide if he has broken through the barrier betw...
Masters of Science Fiction
Masters of Science Fiction is an American television anthology series with each hour long episode taking the form of a separate short film adaptation of a story by a respected member of the science fi...
Four friends are at the top of their game until the women in their lives enter the room. When CEOs take refuge in their friendship, discussing business, confiding secrets, seeking advice and supportin...
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People discover that they have powers. Their lives are interwoven as a result of a devastating event.
The story of the abduction is tragic. Her family and the community's efforts to find her prove to be a ground-breaking movement towards implementing a government-run tracking system.
An FBI agent must negotiate with a woman holding a hospital hostage in order to get her hands on an experimental drug.
Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous
After her triumph at the Miss United States pageant, FBI agent Gracie Hart becomes an overnight sensation -- and the new face of the FBI. When the winner, Cheryl, and the emcee, Stan, are kidnapped, i...
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The Tony Danza Show
The Tony Danza Show was a daytime variety talk show that aired on September 13, 2004.
"TV Revolution" blends history with the portrayal of sex, violence, minorities, women and homosexuality on television to bring about some of the greatest and most controversial moments of the small sc...
2 TV shows
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Bull is a short-lived American drama series created by Michael S. Chernuchin, who had worked on Law & Order and Brooklyn South in 2000. It was TNT's first original series, and was cancelled in the mid...
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The man is named Mr. At the tropical paradise run by Roarke and his three assistants, guests can have their wildest dreams come true.
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The most exciting events of the day are being discussed on ABC daytime's morning chat fest. Hot topics in the news, the best experts in their field, celebrity interviews and general entertainment are ...
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Law & Order
From two different vantage points, the police investigation and the prosecution in court, follows a crime.