Made stage debut at age 12 in a production of the Christmas opera "Amahl and the Night Visitors"
Appeared in regional theater in New Jersey
After graduating from college, moved to New York City to pursue a stage career
Played roles off-Broadway, appearing in productions at The Atlantic Theatre Company and Naked Angels
Made TV debut with a guest appearance on "Law & Order" (NBC)
Landed feature film debut with a minor role in "Miracle on 34th Street"
Cast on ABC's "Murder One" as junior attorney Justine Appleton
Appeared along with her brother Will in the independent feature "Colin Fitz"; premiered at Sundance Film Festival
Cast in first major film role as Mrs. Howard Stern in "Private Parts"
Had a featured role as Stanley Tucci's devious associate in "The Alarmist"
Appeared in the sci-fi adventure "Deep Impact"
Played an infertile woman married to a religious fanatic in Lisanne Skyler's debut feature "Getting to Know You"
Assumed role of Sally Bowles in the NYC stage revival of "Cabaret"
Played a DEA agent in "Harvest"
Appeared in Clint Eastwood's thriller "True Crime"
Played Russell Crowe's wife in the hockey themed feature "Mystery, Alaska"
Starred with Frances Fisher and Craig Ferguson in the comedy feature "The Big Tease"
Played leading roles in the London staging of Neil LaBute's three one-act plays under the collective title "bash, latter day plays"
Teamed with Minnie Driver in "High Heels and Lowlifes"
Offered an effective turn as the no-nonsense wife of a carpenter in "World Traveler"
Cast in Steven Soderbergh's ensemble feature "Full Frontal"
Co-starred with James Caveziel in the sports drama "Madison" (filmed in 1999)
Starred in the political HBO series "K Street," directed by Steven Soderbergh and produced by George Clooney
Cast as Carol McKay in the TV miniseries "Traffic," based on the British series
Joined the cast of NBC's "The West Wing" as the President's Deputy National Security Advisor
Landed a featured role in "Traffic: The Miniseries" (USA), a three-part feature based on the British miniseries and 2000 motion picture
Cast in "1408," based on the Stephen King short story
Played a US Marshal attached to the federal witness protection program in the USA series "In Plain Sight"
Cast in the Broadway production of Marc Camoletti's 1960s comedy "Boeing-Boeing"; earned a Tony award nomination for Featured Actress in a Play