Fast Facts

  • Lived in a rustic home with an outhouse and no electricity while growing up.
  • Started modeling in high school.
  • Appeared on an episode of Law & Order in 2001, before joining Law & Order: Criminal Intent in 2006.
  • Won Best Actress at the 2004 U.S. Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, CO, for her performance in Seeing Other People.
  • Plays the recurring role of Assistant Attorney General Esther Randolph on Boardwalk Empire.

Awards

  • 2013, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 2015, Critics' Choice Television Awards — Best Guest Performer in a Drama Series: Nominee
  • 2003, Independent Spirit Awards — Best Supporting Female: Nominee

Relationships

  • Ignatius Cake — Son
  • Jonathan Cake — Husband
  • Sean — Half Brother
  • Ananda — Half Sister
  • Sue Nicholson — Sister
  • James Nicholson Jr. — Father
  • Kate Gilday — Mother
  • Phoebe Margaret Cake — Daughter

College

  • Attended City University of New York, Hunter College, New York, NY

Next On TVSee all »

Details

  • Birth Place: Medford, MA
  • Birthday: July 1, 1971, Cancer
  • Profession: Actor
  • User Rating:4.52 out of 5 (103 ratings)
  • Your Rating:

Trending TonightSee all »