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Andrea Elson

Lynn Tanner in Alf, Alice Tyler in Whiz Kids

Photos Andrea Elson Birth name: Andrea Elson
Birth date: 1969/03/06 (54 years old)
Birth place : New York (USA)
Height: 1.68 m

French Traduire

Biography for Andrea Elson

Andrea Elson first realized her love for acting at age eleven when she played the lead in a sixth grade production of "Alice in Wonderland".

Born on March 6, 1969 in New York City, this green-eyed actress grew up traveling because of her father's job in advertising. Before she was ten years old, she had lived in New York, Chicago, San Diego and Los Angeles. While in San Diego, Andrea got an agent and won the first part she auditioned for. It was for a commercial, and, from then on, one acting job followed another. She landed guest-starring parts on "Simon & Simon" (1981), "Silver Spoons" (1982) and a co-starring role in the series "Whiz Kids" (1983).

Andrea auditioned and won the part of Lynn Tanner on the hit series "ALF" (1986). She is married to Scott Hopper who was a production assistant on the show, "ALF" (1986). She gave birth to a daughter, Claire in 1997. She made a two day guest appearance on the soap, "The Young and the Restless" (1973) soon afterwards.

Born in 1969, Andrea Elson was not going to have a long career.

Apart from Alf and some roles in Simon & Simon, crazy about you or married, two children, the young actress preferred to withdraw from the screens to take care of her family life.

Andrea Elson is an American actress known for her role in the television series broadcast in the 1980s and 1990s entitled "ALF". She played in this series the role of a teenager named Lynn Tanner. Elson began his career as a model before turning to the world of comedy and acting. She has also played in several other television productions, including "The Wonder Years" and "Family Ties". Elson also appeared in some films, including "The Wrong Guys" and "The Night Before". Apart from her acting career, Elson is also known for her commitment to various social and environmental causes. It is active in many environmental defense groups and the fight against social inequalities.


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Title Role
The Young and the Restless: The E! True Hollywood Story (Documentaire, 2001) Elle-mĂȘme
Y&R (1973 TV series) Debbie Thompson (1998)
Surgical Strike (1994 video) Co-Pilote
Frankenstein: The College Years (1991 Téléfilm) Andi Richmond
Class Cruise (1989 Téléfilm) Staci Poston
ALF (1986 TV series) Lynn Tanner
Whiz Kids (1983 TV series) Alice Tyler


Former bulimic.


Spouse : Scott Hopper (1993 - present) 1 child (daughter, Claire, born 1997).

She is the daughter of Stephen and Elinor.

She has an older sister, Samantha.

Author of the card

  • Creation date: 01/07/2003 by stals

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