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Darby Stanchfield Biography

Birth Place:
Kodiak, Alaska, United States

Fast Facts

  • The daughter of a commercial crab fisherman, she grew up in Alaska (partially in the Aleutian Island town where the Discovery Channel's Deadliest Catch is taped)
  • Performed with a theater conservatory in Seattle while in college
  • Made TV debut in a 2000 episode of Diagnosis Murder
  • Had recurring roles in NCIS (2006-12), Jericho ('06-07), Mad Men ('07-08) and Logo's Exes & Ohs ('07-09)
  • Took over Annie Wersching's role on General Hospital for two weeks in 2007 before Wersching returned to it
  • Most notable movie role was in the 2007 Keri Russell romantic comedy-drama Waitress