Abigail Spencer

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Abigail Leigh Spencer (born August 4, 1981) is an American actress known for her roles in several television series. A native of Florida, she began her career on the ABC daytime television soap opera All My Children playing Rebecca Tyree from 1999 to 2001, before going on to star in the short-lived Lifetime crime drama series Angela's Eyes (2006). Spencer has appeared in films such as In My Sleep (2010), Cowboys & Aliens (2011), This Means War (2012), Chasing Mavericks (2012), The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia (2013), Oz the Great and Powerful (2013), and This Is Where I Leave You (2014). On television, she has had recurring roles on Mad Men, Hawthorne, and Suits. From 2013 to 2016, Spencer starred as Amantha Holden in the SundanceTV drama series Rectify, for which she received a Critics' Choice Television Award nomination. In 2016, Spencer began playing the leading role of history professor Lucy Preston in the NBC series Timeless.

MOVIE CREDITS:
2015: Romy - A Beautiful Now
2017: Lolita - The Sweet Life
2013: Lisa Wyrick - The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia
2013: Yvonne - Kilimanjaro
2016: Abigail - A Walk in Winter
2017: Madeline - Three Women
2007: Backyards & Bullets
2010: Gwen - In My Sleep
2012: Brenda Hesson - Chasing Mavericks
2014: DEA Agent Catherine Paisley - The Forger
2015: Laura Sedgewick - H8RZ
2015: Abigail - The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards
2018: Buttons
2014: Quinn Altman - This Is Where I Leave You
2013: May - Oz the Great and Powerful
2011: Alice - Cowboys & Aliens
2012: Katie - This Means War
2005: Clarissa - Fathers and Sons

TV CREDITS:
2000: Megan - Gilmore Girls
2007: Simone Walker - Moonlight
2005: Killer Instinct
2006: Angela Clinton - Angela's Eyes
2005: Carol - How I Met Your Mother
2007: Mad Men
2009: Sarah Reed - Castle
2000: CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
2005: Ghost Whisperer
2005: Phillipa Fitz - Bones
2007: Private Practice
2007: The Wedding Bells
2010: Ashley Carter - The Glades
2016: Lucy Preston - Timeless
2014: Gena Brune - True Detective
2013: Amantha Holden - Rectify
2012: Annie - Burning Love
2011: Dana 'Scottie' Scott - Suits
2019: Doris Dearie / Katherine Harlow - Reprisal