Jennifer Garner as Laura Pickler
Jennifer Garner is a Golden Globe, Screen Actor’s Guild and People’s Choice Award-winning actress for her performance in “Alias.” Over the course of the show’s five-season run, Garner was nominated four times for an Emmy®, four times for a Golden Globe and twice for a Screen Actors Guild Award for her portrayal of CIA double-agent Sydney Bristow.
Garner was most recently seen in Disney’s fantasy film THE ODD LIFE OF TIMOTHY GREEN, directed by Peter Hedges and co-starring Joel Edgerton and Ron Livingston; the film was released on August 15th, 2012.
On the live stage she received rave reviews for her recent revival of Roxanne in the 2007 Broadway production of “Cyrano de Bergerac” opposite Kevin Kline.
In 2005 Garner started her own production company with her personal assistant of many years, Juliana Janes. The company, Vandalia Films, is named after the original name for Garner’s home state, West Virginia. BUTTER marks the first theatrical release for Vandalia Films. Currently in development are ARRANGED with Mark Gordon and director Gary Winnick, and the adaptation of Jane Fallon’s book Got You Back. In addition to their theatrical projects, Vandalia Films just signed a first look production deal with ABC Television.
Garner’s film credits include the critical and commercial hit JUNO, which won an abundance of awards including a Broadcast Film Critics Association and Independent Spirit Award for Best Comedy and Best Feature Film, respectively; ARTHUR; VALENTINE’S DAY; THE INVENTION OF LYING; GHOSTS OF GIRLFRIENDS PAST; THE KINGDOM; CATCH AND RELEASE; the smash hit 13 GOING ON 30; the superhero blockbuster DAREDEVIL and its spin-off, ELEKTRA; PEARL HARBOR; and DUDE WHERE’S MY CAR?
Garner recently announced her Artist Ambassadorship with Save the Children’s US Programs. As an ambassador for Save the Children’s US Programs, Garner will focus on advocating for the expansion of the organizations early education program.
Garner is currently serving as a brand ambassador for Neutrogena and is featured in its national television and print campaigns. She was born in Houston, Texas, raised in Charleston, West Virginia, and currently resides in Los Angeles with her family.