Australian actress who won the AACTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her work in the 2009 film Blessed. For playing Emily Hughes on the series The Missing, she received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress in a Miniseries or Television Film.
She moved from England to Australia at age two and later studied Literature at the Curtin University of Technology in Perth.
She was nominated for a Saturn Award for Best Actress for her performance in Steven Spielberg's A.I. Artificial Intelligence.
She has a son named Luka with actor Gerald Lepkowski.
She co-starred with James Nesbitt on the BBC One miniseries The Missing in 2014.