University of Evansville
The Juilliard School
Was cast on the series "Crowded"
Took on the recurring role of Grace on the series "Person of Interest"
Began playing Elsbeth Tascioni on the drama "The Good Wife"
Had a small role in Woody Allen's "Vicky Cristina Barcelona"
Cast in the recurring role of Arlene Fowler on the HBO series, "True Blood"
Produced and starred in "Ready? OK!"
Was once again cast as Felicity Huffman’s sister on an episode of "Desperate Housewives" (ABC)
Played Ben Linus's (played by husband Michael Emerson) mother in a flashback on "Lost" (ABC)
Acted in "Festen" on Broadway
Played Felicity Huffman’s sister in "Transamerica"
Directed first feature, "29th and Gay"
Co-starred with her husband Michael Emerson in "Straight-Jacket"
Returned to the Broadway stage for "The Rivals"
Landed a starring role in "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" at the Guthrie Theater
First TV appearance on an episode of "Sex and the City" (HBO)
Had a small role in "Mercury Rising," starring Bruce Willis and Alec Baldwin
Appeared opposite Vanessa Redgrave in "Antony and Cleopatra" at the Joseph Papp Public Theater
Made her feature debut as one of the Southern bridesmaid sisters in "My Best Friend's Wedding"
Made her Broadway debut starring as Miranda in "The Tempest"
Began performing in community theater productions at age eight.
Met her husband while playing Ophelia in a 1994 production of "Hamlet" at the Alabama Shakespeare Festival.
Has collaborated with her husband, actor Michael Emerson, on several projects.