Ruby Sparks star and screenwriter who also played Gabby Adler in It's Complicated. Her role in the former earned her a nomination for and Independent Spirit Award for Best Screenplay.
She co-starred with Christopher Walken and Sam Rockwell in the Broadway production of A Behanding in Spokane.
She appeared in 2009's It's Complicated, in which Meryl Streep played her mother.
Her career in acting began to build up as she took on roles in stage plays like The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie.
She began dating actor Paul Dano in 2007. Dano would later star alongside her in Ruby Sparks.
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