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