Tara Karsian is an American stage and film actress. She is the daughter of actress Pat Carroll, and the sister of casting director Kerry Karsian.\nKarsian went to Beverly Hills High School and is a member of the Echo Theater Company. She appeared on several television programs, including ER, Prison Break, and Desperate Housewives, along with 12 Miles of Bad Road. Her film credits include The Number 23, Single White Female, Envy, and Boys Life 3. In 2008, Karsian appeared as Sister Vivian in the independent film Ready? OK!. She was co-writer and co-star with Andrea Grano in the 2014 independent comedy film BFFs, which also featured her mother Pat Carroll.\nIn 2009, she acted in the comedy play Women Behind Bars at the Celebration Theatre in Los Angeles, California.