June 30, 1971
50 years old
5 ft 7 in | 170 cm tall
35-23.5-35 in | 89-60-89 cm
54 kg | 119 pounds
10 US | 40.5 EU
Monica Gregg Potter was born in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, on June 30, 1971, is an American actress.
Young Monica Potter first started performing at Cleveland Play House.
She made her big screen debut in buddy cop action comedy film Bulletproof (1996) in role as Biker's Woman.
She got her television debut in children's show Nubeluz (1993) in role as Dalina.
Her breakthrough performance came as Tricia Poe in action thriller movie Con Air (1997).
She was nominated for the Fright Meter Award for Best Supporting Actress and a Scream Award for Best Horror Actress for her role as Emma Collingwood in revenge horror thriller film The Last House on the Left (2009).
Patch Adams (1998) biographical comedy drama opposite Robin Williams, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Peter Coyote
A Cool, Dry Place (1998) romantic drama with Vince Vaughn and Joey Lauren Adams
Martha - Meet Frank, Daniel and Laurence (1998) romantic comedy opposite Rufus Sewell, Tom Hollander and Joseph Fiennes
Head Over Heels (2001) romantic comedy with Freddie Prinze Jr. and Shalom Harlow
Along Came a Spider (2001) neo-noir psychological opposite with Morgan Freeman, Michael Wincott and Mika Boorem
Saw (2004) horror thriller with Leigh Whannell, Cary Elwes and Danny Glover
I'm with Lucy (2002) romantic comedy opposite Gael García Bernal and David Boreanaz
Heaven or Vegas (1999) romantic drama with Yasmine Bleeth and Richard Grieco
Reversible Errors (2004) crime thriller opposite William H. Macy, Tom Selleck and Felicity Huffman
Lower Learning (2008) black comedy with Jason Biggs, Eva Longoria and Rob Corddry
Truckin' (2014) short comedy in role as Heather Fairchild, opposite Pamela Adlon and Mike Lutz
Disordered (2014) short drama thriller in role as Monica Lynch, with Evan MacKenzie and Wallis Newman
She was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for her role as Lori Colson in ABC legal comedy drama television series Boston Legal (2004-2005).
She won Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Drama Supporting Actress and was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film for her role as Kristina Braverman in NBC family comedy drama television series Parenthood (2010-2015).
Trust Me (2009) TNT drama series in role as Sarah Krajicek-Hunter
Wisdom of the Crowd (2017) CBS drama series in role as Alex
Goliath (2019) Amazon Studios legal drama series in role as Christina Lukin
Attended the Villa Angela Academy.
Graduated from Euclid High School in Ohio.
Has three sisters: Kerry, Jessica and Brigette.
Has German, English, Scottish, French Huguenot/Belgian, Swedish and Irish ancestry.
Featured in music video for Alan Jackson "Tall, Tall Trees" (1995).
She dated American musician Adam Duritz (1999).
She was married to:
Daniel Christopher Allison (2005-2018), they have a daughter, Molly
Tom Potter (1990-1998), they have two sons, Daniel and Liam