Joined the cast of the comedy series "Comedy Series"
Played Elle Fanning's mother in 1960s set drama "Ginger & Rosa"
Cast in Chris Colfer's feature writing debut "Struck by Lightning"
Nominated for the 2011 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Drama Series
Co-starred with Ryan Gosling in action film "Drive"
Acted opposite Sarah Jessica Parker in "I Don't Know How She Does It"
Delivered breakout role as the curvaceous office manager Joan Holloway on AMC drama series "Mad Men"
Cast in first regular series role, playing attorney Nicolette Raye on UPN courtroom drama "Kevin Hill"
Portrayed a seductive con artist on two episodes of Joss Whedon's "Firefly" (Fox)
Landed recurring role on Showtime's "Beggars and Choosers" as intern Kelly Kramer
Made television debut in MTV movie "Sorority"
Briefly modeled after high school
Is a natural blonde, but began dyeing her hair red when she was ten years old, inspired by the story Anne of Green Gables.
First began acting in Junior Musical Playhouse productions in Fairfax, Virginia.
Worked as a model during her late teens and early-20s.