September 25, 1977
44 years old
5 ft 5 in | 165 cm tall
36-31-37 in | 91.5-79-89 cm
60 kg | 132 lbs
8 US | 38.5 EU
Clea Helen D'Etienne DuVall was born in Los Angeles, California, United States, on September 25, 1977, is an American actress.
Young Clea DuVall began her professional acting career at the age of 18.
She made her big screen debut in horror film Little Witches (1996) in role as Kelsey.
She got her television debut in ABC drama series Dangerous Minds (1996) in episode "Evolution", in role as Nina.
Her breakthrough performance came as Stokely "Stokes" Mitchell in science fiction horror film The Faculty (1998).
She landed her feature directorial debut with comedy drama movie The Intervention (2016) she also wrote, produced and starred in role as Jessie, for which she was nominated for the Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize.
She won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture and a Hollywood Film Award for Best Cast for her role as Cora Lijek in historical drama thriller film Argo (2012).
But I'm a Cheerleader (1999) satirical romantic comedy opposite Natasha Lyonne, Michelle Williams and Melanie Lynskey
Thirteen Conversations About One Thing (2001) drama with Alan Arkin, Matthew McConaughey and John Turturro
The Grudge (2004) supernatural horror opposite Sarah Michelle Gellar, Jason Behr and William Mapother
The Astronaut's Wife (1999) science fiction thriller with Johnny Depp and Charlize Theron
Ghosts of Mars (2001) science fiction action horror opposite Natasha Henstridge, Ice Cube and Jason Statham
The Laramie Project (2002) drama with Kathleen Chalfant, Laura Linney and Peter Fonda
Ten Inch Hero (2007) romantic drama comedy opposite Elisabeth Harnois, Sean Patrick Flanery and Jensen Ackles
The Slaughter Rule (2002) drama with Ryan Gosling, David Morse and Amy Adams
Helter Skelter (2004) slasher opposite Jeremy Davies, Allison Smith and Eric Dane
The Killing Room (2009) thriller with Nick Cannon, Chloë Sevigny and Timothy Hutton
21 Grams (2003) crime drama opposite Sean Penn, Naomi Watts and Benicio Del Toro
Zodiac (2007) historical mystery thriller with Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Ruffalo and Robert Downey Jr.
All About Nina (2018) comedy drama Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Common and Beau Bridges.
She co-wrote and directed romantic comedy drama film Happiest Season (2020).
She won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for her role as Marjorie Palmiotti in HBO political satire comedy television series Veep (2016-2019).
ER (1997) NBC medical drama series in role as Katie Reed
Popular (2000) The WB teenage comedy drama series in role as Wanda Rickets
The Fugitive (2001) CBS action drama series in role as Lynette Hennessy
Carnivàle (2003-2005) HBO drama series in role as Sofie Agnesh Bojakshiya
Heroes (2006-2007) NBC superhero drama series in role as Audrey Hanson
Grey's Anatomy (2008) ABC medical drama series in role as Jennifer Robinson
The Event (2010-2011) NBC science fiction series in role as Maya
American Horror Story: Asylum (2012-2013) FX horror anthology series in role as Wendy Peyser
The Newsroom (2014) HBO political drama series in role as Lilly Hart
The Lizzie Borden Chronicles (2015) Lifetime limited series in role as Emma Borden
Better Call Saul (2015-2017) AMC crime drama series in role as Dr. Cruz
The Handmaid's Tale (2018-2019) Hulu dystopian series in role as Sylvia
Broad City (2019) Comedy Central sitcom in role as Lesley Marnel
She wrote, produced and starred in voice role as Elsa in Fox animated sitcom HouseBroken (2021).
Graduated from the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts in 1995.
She is a daughter of actor Steph DuVall.
She is an only child.
She practices Taekwondo.
Good friends with director Jamie Babbit and actresses Rachael Leigh Cook and Summer Phoenix.
Lives in Los Angeles, California, United States.
She dated Elliot Page (2011), Camila Grey (2007), Carla Gallo (2003), Summer Phoenix (2002) and James DeBello (1999).