Actress who is best known for her long-standing role as Alexandra Cabot on the television series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
She majored in Theater and Hispanic studies at Northwestern University.
She starred in the 2006 short-lived Law & Order spinoff Conviction.
She married chef Bobby Flay in 2005, but the couple separated in 2015. She began dating technology investor Dan Benton in 2016; they married on September 1, 2017.
She appeared in the 2009 film The Invention of Lying, which starred Ricky Gervais .