Matchett previously had recurring roles on TNT's Leverage alongside Timothy Hutton and the series Crash for Starz Network from Lionsgate Television, the latter of which was based on the Academy Award-winning movie of the same name. She portrayed Jules, the CEO of a music company and daughter to Dennis Hopper's character. After breaking onto the scene in ABC's Invasion opposite William Fichtner, Matchett went on to star in season six of 24 with Keifer Sutherland and Powers Boothe. She then recurred on NBC's Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip with Matthew Perry and Bradley Whitford followed by a starring role opposite Treat Williams in the TNT original series, Heartland. Matchett is also well-known to audiences for her recurring role as Dr. Skye Wexler on John Wells' long-running drama series, ER. On the big screen Matchett will next be seen in Tree of Life. Directed by Terrence Malick, she co-stars opposite Brad Pitt and Sean Penn.
Other television credits include Criminal Minds for CBS, The Cleaner opposite Benjamin Bratt for A&E, Ugly Betty for ABC, The Philanthropist on NBC, and Shark starring James Woods for CBS. She was also previously seen in The Hallmark Channel telefilm, The National Tree with Andrew McCarthy.
A native of Lethbridge, Alberta Canada, Matchett now resides in Los Angeles.
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|Birthday||March 25, 1970 (51)|
|Birthplace||Spalding, Saskatchewan, Canada|
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