Suzanne Krull, Actress with Dozens of Series Roles
Krull began her career in theater and went on to appear in some of TV's top shows.
Suzanne Krull, an actress with dozens of film and television credits in a career spanning almost two decades, died July 27, 2013, in Los Angeles. She was 47.
According to news reports, the cause was a ruptured aortic aneurysm.
A native of Brooklyn, New York, Krull went to high school in Brooklyn and Agoura, California, after moving to the Los Angeles area in her teens. She then studied at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Los Angeles, which led to extensive theater work — reportedly as many as 30 plays in a 10-year period.
She also performed as a stand-up comedian, and worked regularly at the Improvisation in L.A. and scored a spot at the HBO Aspen Comedy Festival.
In the late 1980s she began working in film and television, with roles in movies that included Open Season8 Heads in a Duffel Bag, The Next Best Thing and Go.
But her greatest success came in television. Over the course of her career she appeared in dozens of series, including The Facts of Life, Sisters, ArliSS, Sabrina, the Teenage Witch, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, The Practice, ER, Nip/Tuck, Parenthood, Psych, Glee, Criminal Minds and many others. She also had a recurring role in the late-’90s drama Nash Bridges.
Krull also wrote screenplays and short stories, and in 1999 she produced and starred in the award-winning short film Sam and Mike.