14 Facts About Alyson Hannigan


Alyson Hannigan was born on March 24,1974 and is an American actress.


Alyson Hannigan got her start in television starring in the short-lived sitcom Free Spirit from 1989 to 1990, for which she earned a Young Artist Award nomination.


Alyson Hannigan was born on March 24,1974 in Washington, DC, the only child of Emilie Haas, a real-estate agent, and Alan Alyson Hannigan, a Teamsters trucker.


Alyson Hannigan's father is of Irish ancestry and her mother is Jewish.


Alyson Hannigan's first major film role was in My Stepmother Is an Alien, a science-fiction comedy released in 1988; one of her co-stars in the film was actor Seth Green, who later joined her in the regular cast of Buffy as her on-screen boyfriend.


In 1997, Alyson Hannigan was cast to play Willow Rosenberg, Buffy Summers' best friend, on the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer.


Alyson Hannigan had a recurring guest spot on the Buffy spin-off, Angel, reprising her role of Willow.


In early 2004, Alyson Hannigan made her West End debut, starring in a stage adaptation of When Harry Met Sally.


In 2005, Alyson Hannigan returned to starring in a regular television series, taking the main role of Lily Aldrin in the hit comedy How I Met Your Mother, and playing a recurring guest role on Veronica Mars as Trina Echolls.


Alyson Hannigan was a guest star on the ABC animated sitcom The Goode Family in 2009.


Alyson Hannigan joined forces with Emily Deschanel, Jaime King, Minka Kelly, and Katharine McPhee in a "video slumber party" featured on FunnyorDie.


In 2012, Alyson Hannigan reprised the role of Michelle in American Reunion.


Alyson Hannigan plays Ann Possible, Kim's mother, in the Disney Channel original film Kim Possible, based on the animated series.


Alyson Hannigan married her Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel co-star Alexis Denisof at Two Bunch Palms Resort in Desert Hot Springs, California, on October 11,2003.