Known as lawyer Miranda Hobbes on Sex and the City. She also appeared in the Sex and the City films and the 2005 feature Little Manhattan.
While in college, she participated in the Semester at Sea study abroad program.
She earned a recurring role as Senator Carly Armiston on the Amazon series Alpha House in 2013.
She had two children with her former boyfriend Danny Mozes. She began a relationship with Christine Marinoni in 2004, and they welcomed a son in 2011. The couple married in 2012.
She starred alongside Sarah Jessica Parker on Sex and the City.