L. Thompson Bowles
Appeared in a series of commercials for Old Navy with Kumail Nanjiani and Snoop Dogg.
Starred opposite James Gandolfini in Nicole Holofcener's romantic comedy "Enough Said"
Starred on HBO's "Veep" as the hapless yet well-meaning U.S. vice president Selina Meyer
Starred as an anxiety-riddled divorced mom on the CBS sitcom "The New Adventures of Old Christine"
Landed a recurring role as the compulsively lying prosecutor Maggie Lizer on "Arrested Development" (Fox)
Starred on short-lived sitcom "Watching Ellie" (NBC)
Appeared on "Seinfeld" co-creator Larry David's HBO series "Curb Your Enthusiasm" as a fictional version of herself; reunited with the other three principal "Seinfeld" cast members on several episodes
Returned to TV as the Blue Fairy in the ABC musical "Geppetto"; accepted the role as it offered a chance to sing and dance
Voiced the character of Princess Atta in the computer animated feature "A Bug's Life"
Landed small role in Woody Allen's "Deconstructing Harry"
Cast in breakthrough role as Elaine Benes on "Seinfeld"
Co-starred on the NBC sitcom "Day By Day"
Co-starred in "The Art of Being Nick"; an unsold sitcom pilot for a "Family Ties" spinoff
Made feature debut in Woody Allen's "Hannah and Her Sisters"
Made TV debut as a regular on "Saturday Night Live" (NBC)
Is the great-great-granddaughter of Léopold Louis-Dreyfus, who founded the Louis Dreyfus Group, a French commodities and shipping conglomerate, which her family still controls today.
Grew up in several countries including Sri Lanka, Colombia, and Tunisia.
Occasionally contributes to political commentator Adriana Huffington’s popular blog Huffingtonpost.com.
Prior to being cast on "Saturday Night Live," Louis-Dreyfus was a member of the Practical Theatre and Second City in Chicago.
Received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2010.