|Karen van der Beek|
|Date of Birth||c. 1972|
|Last Appearance||La Petite Mort|
|Number of episodes||24|
|Portrayed by||Natascha McElhone|
Karen van der Beek is the former girlfriend of Hank Moody. They had one daughter, while together, named Becca. Karen left her fiancee, Bill at the altar to return to Hank, however they parted again, shortly after.
Before the series Edit
Karen is now married to Richard, and living with him at his home along with Becca