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Abigail Spencer

A talented actress, writer and producer on both the big and small screen, Abigail Spencer is quickly making a name for herself in Hollywood.Spencer will next be seen in Sam Raimi's, Oz the Great and Powerful (2013), a prequel take on The Wizard of Oz (1939) tale. Spencer joins James Franco, Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz and Michelle Williams. The Disney film will be released on March 8, 2013.Also upcoming, she will star in the Sundance Channels first scripted series, Rectify (2013). The series follows "Daniel Holden" (played by Aden Young), who must put his life back together after serving 19 years on Georgia's Death Row, before DNA evidence calls his conviction into question. The series is slated to premiere in early 2013.Spencer also recently wrapped production on the indie, Kilimanjaro (2013), opposite Brian Geraghty, and reprising her role of "Annie" for the online series, "Burning Love", on YouTube, which got picked up for a second and third season. The series was produced by Red Hour and is a funny parody of Bachelor-esque show. She will also reprieve her role on the USA hit show, Suits (2011), and will be seen in the new season of Childrens Hospital (2008) for Adult Swim.Abigail is also currently filming the lead in Daniela Amavia's cinematic piece, A Beautiful Now (2015), produced by Keith Kjarval/Unified Pictures.As a screenwriter and producer, Spencer is in development on Wrong Number, with James Franco producing through his "Rabbit Bandini Productions" banner. Spencer will also star in the indie romantic comedy directed by AnnaRose King. Spencer also co-wrote, with Lauren Miller, the television series, "Teach", which was purchased by ABC Family and deals with the life of high school teachers.Spencer recently starred, alongside Gerard Butler in Curtis Hanson's, Chasing Mavericks (2012). The film follows surfer "Jay Moriarity", who sets out to ride the Northern California break, known as "Mavericks". She was also seen, opposite Jon Hamm, on AMC's award-winning and critically-acclaimed original series, Mad Men (2007), in the series' third season as Don Draper's latest love interest, who also happens to be his daughter's school teacher. Other film credits include McG's This Means War (2012) and Jon Favreau's Cowboys & Aliens (2011).


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Born:
Aug 4, 1981 In Gulf Breeze, Florida, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
21
First Appeared:
In the series Gilmore Girls 2000-10-05
Latest Project:
Series True Detective 2014-01-12

1 win & 2 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Suits
Poster of Moonlight
Poster of Mad Men
Poster of How I Met Your Mother
Filmography
True Detective Gena Brune 6 episodes, 2015 2014-01-12
Rectify Amantha Holden 30 episodes, 2013-2016 2013-04-22
How to Be a Gentleman Unknown 2011
NTSF:SD:SUV Unknown 2011-07-21
Suits Unknown 2011-06-23
The Glades Unknown 2010-07-11
Hawthorne Unknown 2009-06-16
Castle Unknown 2009
Welcome to the Captain Unknown 2008-02-04
Childrens Hospital Unknown 2008-12-08
Mad Men Unknown 2007-07-19
Moonlight Unknown 2007-09-28
Private Practice Unknown 2007-09-19
Angela's Eyes Angela Henson 13 episodes, 2006 2006-07-16
My Boys Unknown 2006-11-28
Bones Unknown 2005-09-13
How I Met Your Mother Unknown 2005-09-19
Killer Instinct Unknown 2005-09-23
Ghost Whisperer Unknown 2005-09-23
Gilmore Girls Unknown 2000-10-05
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Unknown 2000-10-06