as Erica West

Kathy Trageser plays Erica West, a deceptive con woman with a mysterious past, in Team Knight Rider.

Trageser was raised in Texas where she was ver involved in local theater. She appeared in regional performances of The Importance of Being Earnest, The Taming of the Shrew, As Is, and Two Gentlemen of Verona. She spent time in New York dancing on Broadway in the Will Rogers Follies and also starred off-broadway in Othello. Trageser loves classic theater and spent a summer studying at Oxford.

Four years ago, Trageser moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. Since then, she has added almost 20 television shows to her list of credits, including Step by Step, Murder, She Wrote, Boy Meets World and Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. Daytime television fans might recognize Trageser from soap operas such as Guiding Light, Days of Our Lives and Another World, for which she had a recurring role. She has also appeared in the movies-of-the-week Little Girl Lost for ABC and Dream Date for NBC.

Trageser is skilled in Scottish, Irish, French, Southern and Queens dialects and enjoys rollerblading, skiing and yoga. She loves playing bombshell Erica West because she is a unique and complex character. Trageser looks forward to learning more about her mysterious alter ego.

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