Karen Palmer Hesketh is a New Zealand actress who played a Laketown Mother in The Desolation of Smaug and The Battle of the Five Armies.
- The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013) - Laketown Mother (uncredited)
- The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014) - Laketown Mother (uncredited)
Behind the scenesEdit
- Karen is the mother of Ajala, Maitreya, Sanjaia, and Chimtamani Hesketh.
- Karen was the wife of Fraser Hesketh before their divorce.
- Karen's father was Gary Thain, bass player for the British rock band of the 1970's, Uriah Heep