Actress Teri Polo is best known for her role as Pam Byrnes in the hilariously funny hit movie Meet the Parents (2000), co-starring with Ben Stiller and Robert DeNiro. She went on in the next two sequels in which she marries Greg Focker and Barbara Streisand and Dustin Hoffman are brought into the comedic mix in Meet the Fockers (2004), The next part of the trilogy finds she and Stiller new parents in Little Fockers (2010), which gave Teri tremendous exposure as an actress portraying a semi-serious role in a comedy film.
Teri has also appeared in several TV movies including A Prayer in the Dark (1997); A Father For Brittany (2008); The Marriage Fool (2008) and Texarcana (1998). She has co-starred in recurring roles of popular television series such as TV 101 (1988-9); Northern Exposure (1994-5); Brimstone (1998-9); Felicity (1999) and Sports Night (1999-2000).
More recently, Teri has kept her agenda tight appearing in TV movies A Taste of Romance (2012); Christmas Angel (2012) and The Christmas Heart (2012). Terri has recently completed filming in Final Recourse (2013) the story of a wealthy woman who becomes chemically dependent and turns her back on her family.
She is appearing in the recurring role of Stef Foster in The Fosters (2013-14), as well as her latest upcoming films A Bit of Bad Luck (2013) in post production; Authors Anonymous (2014) as Colette Mooney, and The Last Session (2013) as Elizabeth Queen.