Karen Austin
Karen Austin
Name Karen Austin
Portrays Ruth
Birthplace Canada
Karen Elizabeth Austin portrayed Shannon Adama's mother, Ruth. She was affectionately known as "Tsattie" (Grandma) to her grandson, William.

Karen Elizabeth Austin was born as Karen Austin Elizabeth. She was an actress, known for The Eye (2008), Passengers (2008) and When a Stranger Calls Back (1993). She played Lily on the Battlestar Galactica episode, Escape Velocity (2008).

Austin died on April 2, 2011.

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She is usually credited as a co-star except for There Is Another Sky, in which she is billed as a guest star.


Karen Austin on the Internet Movie Database (Retrieved on October 10, 2017).