|Born:||March 25, 1964|
|Birthplace:||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Actress, Television and film director, photograher|
|Years active:||1981 - present|
|Appears on/involved with:||Quantum Leap (TV series)|
|Appeared as:||Irene Basch in "Thou Shalt Not..." (Season 2)|
Terri Hanauer (born March 25, 1964) guest stars as Irene Basch in the Season 2 episode of Quantum Leap titled "Thou Shalt Not...". In addition to acting in TV, films, and on stage, Terri is also a talented screenwriter and photographer
Hanauer was born and grew up in Toronto, Canada and later moved to the United States; she holds dual citizenship in both countries. She studied at the New York University, where she obtained her degree in Theatre Arts. Later she worked as an actress in both America and Canada.
Hanauer began acting in 1981 with the television film Scruples . Then she has played several roles in television films and television series including Matlock (1989), Beauty and the Beast (1988-1989) Beggars and Choosers (2000-2001) and Havoc (2005).
Hanauer is also an active professional photographer who has photographed over a hundred actors such as John Glover and others. Her photos appeared in magazines, advertisements and websites.
Because of her background as an actress and photographer decided to directing and writing . She also wrote the comic theater play La Ronde De Lunch at the Skylight Theatre in Los Angeles. She won six LA Stage Scene Awards, including Best Director of a Comedy.