Film and television actress best known for her work in comedies like 'Til Death, Rules of Engagement, and Parks and Recreation. The versatile actress has also had small roles in films like Blended, Almost Famous, and Coyote Ugly.
At eighteen, she moved from Tennessee to California to study at the University of Southern California film school.
She co-founded the Leaky Pen comedy writing contest, a competition dedicated to providing financial support to high school seniors going off to college.
She married comedian Kevin Nealon in 2005 and the two gave birth to their first child, Gable Ness, in 2007.
Her first acting job was appearing in an Amy Grant music video. As payment, she received $25 and an Amy Grant album.