She became known for playing Robin Scherbatsky in the hit TV series How I Met Your Mother. In 2014, she played Agent Maria Hill in Captain America: The Winter Soldier.
She started as a model, but grew to hate it and enjoyed acting.
She played Maria Hill in a handful of episodes of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. She joined the show Friends from College as Lisa Turner in 2017.
She married Taran Killam in 2012. The two had a daughter named Shaelyn Cado Killam in 2009 and welcomed a second daughter in 2015.
On the show How I Met Your Mother, she played Alyson Hannigan's best friend.