Debra Lynn Messing born August 15, 1968 is an American actress.
She has also voiced roles in several animated films such as Garfield and Open Season.
Throughout her career she has received six Emmy Award nominations, winning one, and eight Screen Actors Guild Award nominations, winning one.
She has also received acclaim for her work as Molly Kagan in the cable series The Starter Wife 2007-2008.
Messing's film work includes A Walk in the Clouds, The Mothman Prophecies, Hollywood Ending, Along Came Polly, The Wedding Date, Lucky You, The Women, and Nothing like the Holidays.
She has also received eight Golden Globe Award nominations.