(Trish Patterson) is an accomplished and versatile actress who is known
for her diverse choices in film, television and theater. She
is best known for her starring roles in commercial and critically
acclaimed films, including Nancy Meyers' romantic comedy SOMETHING'S
GOTTA GIVE, with Jack Nicholson and Diane Keaton; Burr Steers' edgy
dramedy IGBY GOES DOWN, alongside Jeff Goldblum; and THE WHOLE NINE
YARDS, with Matthew Perry and Bruce Willis. On the small screen, Peet
most recently guest-starred on the Emmy-winning drama The Good Wife,
and has also starred in The WB drama JACK & JILL, Aaron
Sorkin's STUDIO 60 ON THE SUNSET STRIP and NBC's romantic comedy BENT.
As a lover of theater, Peet gravitates toward great playwrights, and
her credits include the Broadway revival of Neil Simon's BAREFOOT IN
THE PARK and off-Broadway productions of BREAK OF NOON and THIS IS HOW
IT GOES, both by Neil LaBute. Some of Peet's other acclaimed
performances include PLEASE GIVE, directed by Nicole Holofcener; WHAT
DOESN'T KILL YOU, opposite Mark Ruffalo; and SYRIANA, with Matt Damon
and George Clooney.
A native New Yorker, Peet resides in both Los Angeles and New York with
her husband, writer/director David Benioff, and their two daughters.