Claire Coffee stars in NBC's acclaimed drama series "Grimm" as the seductive villainess Adalind Schade, nemesis to Nick Burkhardt (David Giuntoli).
Coffee has appeared in several pilots and held recurring roles on "Franklin & Bash," opposite Mark-Paul Gosselaar and on the acclaimed NBC drama "The West Wing." Her numerous guest-star appearances include "The League," "CSI," "Psych," "Bones" and "Cold Case." This December, she can be seen as the title character in "Holly's Holiday," a film airing on Lifetime as part of their holiday slate. She created and starred in the web series "Chelsey and Kelsey are Really Good Roommates," which won Best Mobile Series at ITVFest in Los Angeles.
Coffee was born in San Francisco and grew up performing in the regional theaters of Northern California - notably The Mountain Play, Marin Civic Light Opera and The Western Stage. She graduated from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois, with a bachelor of science degree in theater. Coffee is also a rabid fan of football (particularly of the San Francisco 49ers) and publishes weekly NFL picks videos on her website, clairecoffee.com.