Actress who has starred in a number of films ranging from the Disney fantasy feature Enchanted to the David O. Russell crime film American Hustle. She earned Academy Award nominations for her roles in American Hustle, Junebug, Doubt, The Fighter, and The Master. She also won a Golden Globe for Best Actress for her role in the 2014 film Big Eyes.
She appeared in three episodes of the NBC comedy series The Office and had a supporting role in the Will Ferrell comedy Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby.
She starred alongside Academy Award winner Meryl Streep in the critically acclaimed 2008 film Doubt.
She was born in Vicenza, Italy to American parents Richard Kent and Kathryn Adams. Raised with six siblings, she moved around a lot with her family before they settled in Castle Rock, Colorado in the early 1980s.
She got engaged to actor Darren Le Gallo in April 2008; the couple had a daughter, Aviana, in May of 2010.