Rose Byrne is best known for her role as Ellen Parsons in “Damages,” opposite Glenn Close. The series, created by Daniel Zelman, Glenn Kessler and Todd Kessler, ran for five seasons on FX and later DirecTV.
Byrne earned two Golden Globe nominations and one Emmy nomination for her role. She is also known for her role in the Paul Feig directed comedy, “Bridesmaids” alongside Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, and Melissa McCarthy. The film was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Comedy and Musical and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
Currently, Byrne is in production for the Paramount Pictures comedy, “Instant Family,” opposite Mark Wahlberg. The film follows a couple who decide to adopt through the foster-care system and find themselves in over their heads raising three wild kids. The film, directed by Sean Anders, is scheduled to be released in theaters on February 15, 2019.