Actress best known for her Emmy Award-winning role as Skyler White on the hit AMC series Breaking Bad She is also known for her recurring roles on The Practice and HBO's Deadwood.
She first appeared on TV in an episode of the series Quantum Leap in 1992. She also appeared in the Seinfeld episode "The Glasses" as the character Amy in 1993.
She starred alongside Haley Joel Osment in the 2012 comedy film Sassy Pants. Her other film credits include Enemy of the State, Lost Souls, Nobody's Baby and Red State.
She had two daughters, Eila and Emma, with Alastair Duncan, whom she was married to from 1990 to 2009.
She played the wife of Bryan Cranston's character Walter White on Breaking Bad.