Actress Lisa Barnes was most commonly known for her roles in television dramas. Barnes's early acting career was founded on her roles in various dramas, such as "Law & Order" (NBC, 1990-2010) and "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman" (CBS, 1992-98). She also appeared in the TV movie "Murder, Smoke and Shadows" (ABC, 1988-89). Barnes launched her entertainment career by acting in films like "Born on the Fourth of July" (1989) with Tom Cruise. She continued to work steadily in television throughout the nineties and the early 2000s, appearing on "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (NBC, 1999-) and "Rescue Me" (FX, 2003-2011). More recently, she tackled roles on "Law & Order: Trial by Jury" (NBC, 2004-05) and "Canterbury's Law" (Fox, 2007-08). She also appeared in the drama "Birth" (2004) with Nicole Kidman. Barnes most recently acted on "Hawaii Five-O" (CBS, 2010-).