Emily Rutherfurd

Emily Rutherfurd

Highest Rated: 28% Elizabethtown (2005)

Lowest Rated: 18% National Lampoon's Van Wilder (2002)

Birthday: Sep 18, 1974

Birthplace: New York, New York, USA

Emily Rutherfurd was an accomplished actress, noted for her comedic timing in her roles for television shows. She moved to Los Angeles to attend USC. In 2002, she had a recurring role on NBC's comedy "Will and Grace" as Joanne. She began her acting career with roles in the series "Will & Grace" (1998-2006), "Work With Me" (CBS, 1999-2000) and "The Ellen Show" (CBS, 2001-02). She also appeared in "Married to the Kellys" (2003-04). A few of her roles at the time were also in movies like the comedic adaptation "National Lampoon's Van Wilder" (2002) with Ryan Reynolds and the comedy "Elizabethtown" (2005) with Orlando Bloom. She continued to work steadily in sitcoms throughout the early 2000s and the 2010s, appearing on "The New Adventures of Old Christine" (CBS, 2005-2010), "Drop Dead Diva" (Lifetime, 2008-2014) and "Hot in Cleveland" (TV Land, 2009-2015). She also appeared in "Raising Hope" (Fox, 2010-14). In her more recent career, she tackled roles on "Last Man Standing" (2011-), "Up All Night" (NBC, 2011-13) and "Ground Floor" (TBS, 2013-15). She also appeared in "Impastor" (TV Land, 2014-16). She also appeared in the Mark Wahlberg action flick "Pain & Gain" (2013). Rutherfurd most recently acted on "The Mysteries of Laura" (NBC, 2014-16). Rutherfurd was married to Rollin McCulloch Gallagher.

Highest rated movies

National Lampoon's Van Wilder




28% 66% Elizabethtown Cindy Hasboro (Character) $26.8M 2005
18% 73% National Lampoon's Van Wilder Jeannie (Character) $21.0M 2002


No Score Yet 88% The Middle Dierdre Peterson (Guest Star) 2016-2017
67% 89% The Real O'Neals Sandra (Guest Star) 2016
33% 87% Impastor Marla Simmons (Guest Star) 2015
No Score Yet 79% Hot in Cleveland Jodie / Melanie (Guest Star) 2014
96% 90% Raising Hope Unknown (Guest Star) 2013
72% 52% Drop Dead Diva Olivia French (Guest Star) 2012
71% 67% Up All Night Laura (Guest Star) 2012
No Score Yet 80% Last Man Standing Rebecca (Guest Star) 2011
No Score Yet 100% Love Bites Unknown (Guest Star) 2011
89% 82% The New Adventures of Old Christine New Christine (Character),
Unknown (Guest Star)
33% No Score Yet Married to the Kellys Mary (Character) 2003-2004
No Score Yet 88% Will & Grace Joanne (Guest Star) 2003
54% No Score Yet The Ellen Show Catherine Richmond (Character) 2001-2002
0% No Score Yet Work With Me Stacy (Character) 1999