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Elisabeth Moss

Elisabeth Singleton Moss (born July 24, 1982) is an American actor. She is known for her work in several television dramas, earning such accolades as two Primetime Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards, which led Vulture to name her the "Queen of Peak TV". Moss began acting in the early 1990s and first gained recognition for playing Zoey Bartlet, the youngest daughter of President Josiah Bartlet, in the NBC political drama series The West Wing (1999–2006). Wider recognition came for playing Peggy Olson, a secretary-turned-copywriter, in the AMC period drama series Mad Men (2007–2015). She won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film for playing a detective in the BBC miniseries Top of the Lake (2013), and she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series and Outstanding Drama Series for producing and starring in the Hulu dystopian drama series The Handmaid's Tale (2017–present). In film, Moss has appeared in Girl, Interrupted (1999), Virgin (2003), Get Him to the Greek (2010), The One I Love (2014), Listen Up Philip (2014), Queen of Earth (2015), The Square (2017), The Seagull (2018), Her Smell (2018), Us (2019), and The Invisible Man (2020). Her theatre work includes Broadway productions of David Mamet's Speed the Plow and Wendy Wasserstein's The Heidi Chronicles. For the latter, she received a nomination for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play. She has also appeared in the West End production of Lillian Hellman's The Children's Hour. Description above from the Wikipedia article Elisabeth Moss, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jul 24, 1982 In Los Angeles, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
75
First Appeared:
In the series Saturday Night Live 1975-10-11
Latest Project:
Movie Letters from Rosemary 2023-03-02
Known For
Poster of Top of the Lake
Poster of Did You Hear About the Morgans?
Poster of It's Spring Training, Charlie Brown
Poster of Recycle Rex
Filmography
Movie Letters from Rosemary Rosemary Kennedy 2023-03-02
Movie Next Goal Wins Unknown 2021
Movie Call Jane Joy 2021
Movie The French Dispatch Unknown 2020-10-14
Movie The Invisible Man Cecilia Kass 2020-02-26
Movie Shirley Shirley Jackson 2020-01-25
Movie The Kitchen Claire Walsh 2019-08-08
Movie Us Kitty Tyler / Dahlia 2019-03-14
Movie Light of My Life Mom 2019-08-09
Movie Margaret Atwood: A Word After a Word After a Word Is Power Herself - Actress 2019-11-07
Movie The Old Man & the Gun Dorothy 2018-09-27
Movie Her Smell Becky Something 2018-09-09
Movie The Seagull Masha 2018-05-11
Movie The Square Anne 2017-08-25
Movie Chuck Phyllis Wepner 2017-05-05
Series The Handmaid's Tale June Osborne / Offred / Ofjoseph 2017-04-26
Movie Tokyo Project Claire 2017-04-22
Movie Mad to Be Normal Angie Wood 2017-04-06
Movie The Free World Doris Long 2016-09-23
Series Chelsea Herself 2016-05-11
Movie High-Rise Helen Wilder 2015-11-22
Movie Truth Lucy Scott 2015-10-16
Movie Meadowland Shannon 2015-10-16
Movie Queen of Earth Catherine Hewitt 2015-08-26
Series Close Up with The Hollywood Reporter Herself 2015-08-02
Movie Listen Up Philip Ashley 2014-10-17
Movie The One I Love Sophie 2014-08-08
Series Off Camera with Sam Jones Herself 2014-02-06
Series Top of the Lake Det. Robin Griffin 2013-03-18
Movie On the Road Galatea Dunkel / Helen Hinkle 2012-05-22
Movie Darling Companion Grace 2012-04-20
Movie The Pack Diana Whelan 2011-10-13
Movie Green Lantern: Emerald Knights Arisia Rrab 2011-04-09
Movie Get Him to the Greek Daphne Binks 2010-06-04
Movie A Buddy Story Susan 2010-01-01
Movie Did You Hear About the Morgans? Jackie Drake 2009-12-17
Movie The Attic Emma Callan 2008-01-15
Movie New Orleans, Mon Amour Hyde 2008-03-12
Movie El Camino Lily 2008-02-29
Series Fear Itself Unknown 2008-06-05
Movie Honored Katie 2007-10-13
Series Mad Men Peggy Olson 2007-07-19
Movie Day Zero Patricia 2007-04-27
Series Ghost Whisperer Unknown 2005-09-23
Series Grey's Anatomy Unknown 2005-03-27
Movie The Missing Anne 2003-11-26
Movie Temptation Wind/Morgan 2003-04-01
Movie Virgin Jessie Reynolds 2003-01-01
Movie Heart of America Robin Walters 2002-09-05
Movie West Of Here Cherise 2002-06-09
Movie Spirit Kelly 2001-08-01
Movie The Joyriders Jodi 1999-04-18
Movie Girl, Interrupted Polly Clark 1999-03-24
Movie Earthly Possessions Mindy 1999-03-20
Series The West Wing Zoey Bartlet 1999-09-22
Movie Anywhere But Here Rachel 1999-11-12
Movie Mumford Katie Brockett 1999-09-24
Movie A Thousand Acres Linda 1997-09-17
Series The View Herself 1997-08-11
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Herself 1996-07-22
Movie It's Spring Training, Charlie Brown Girl Player (voice) 1996-01-01
Movie Naomi & Wynonna: Love Can Build a Bridge Early Teen Ashley Judd 1995-05-14
Movie Escape to Witch Mountain Anna 1995-04-29
Movie Separate Lives Ronni Beckwith 1995-09-08
Movie The Last Supper Jenny Tyler 1995-09-08
Movie Imaginary Crimes Greta Weiler 1994-10-14
Movie Gypsy Baby Louise 1993-12-12
Movie Once Upon a Forest Michelle (voice) 1993-06-18
Movie Recycle Rex (voice) 1993-01-01
Movie Frosty Returns Holly 1992-12-01
Movie Midnight's Child Christina 1992-04-21
Movie Suburban Commando Little Girl 1991-10-04
Series Lucky Chances Lucky - Age 6 1990-10-07
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11