June 29, 1982
38 years old
5 ft 8 in | 173 cm
36-26-35 in | 91.5-66-89 cm
57 kg | 126 pounds
9 US | 39.5 EU
Lily Rabe was born in New York City, New York, United States, on June 29, 1982, is an American actress.
Young Lily Rabe landed her professional stage debut in a play "Speaking Well of the Dead" (2002), opposite her mother Jill Clayburgh, at the Gloucester Stage Company in Massachusetts.
She made her big screen debut in comedy film Never Again (2001) in role as Tess.
She got her television debut in police procedural drama series Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2005) in episode "Scared Crazy", in role as Siena Boatman.
Her breakthrough performance came as Portia in a play "The Merchant of Venice" (2010-2011), for which she was nominated for the Drama Desk Award and a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play.
She made her Broadway debut in a play "Steel Magnolias" (2005) in role as Annelle Dupuy-Desoto, for which she was nominated for the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play.
The Tender Bar (2021) coming-of-age drama in role as Dorothy Moehringer, opposite Ben Affleck, Christopher Lloyd and Tye Sheridan
She won the SXSW Film Festival Award for Special Jury Recognition for Best Actress for her role as Rachel Stevens in comedy drama film Miss Stevens (2016).
She was nominated for the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting Ensemble for her role as Liz Cheney in biographical comedy drama movie Vice (2018).
Mona Lisa Smile (2003) drama opposite Julia Roberts, Kirsten Dunst and Julia Stiles
All Good Things (2010) mystery crime romantic drama with Ryan Gosling, Kirsten Dunst and Frank Langella
Pawn Sacrifice (2014) biographical drama opposite Tobey Maguire, Peter Sarsgaard and Liev Schreiber
The Veil (2016) supernatural horror with Jessica Alba, Aleksa Palladino and Reid Scott
Fractured (2019) psychological thriller opposite Sam Worthington, Stephen Tobolowsky and Adjoa Andoh
Finding Steve McQueen (2019) heist thriller with Travis Fimmel, Rachael Taylor and Forest Whitaker
Sgt. Will Gardner (2019) drama action opposite Max Martini, Omari Hardwick and Dermot Mulroney
She starred in FX horror anthology television series American Horror Story (2011– ):
American Horror Story: Murder House (2011) in role as Nora Montgomery
American Horror Story: Asylum (2012-2013) in role as Sister Mary Eunice McKee, for which she was nominated for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Movie / Miniseries
American Horror Story: Coven (2013-2014) in role as Misty Day
American Horror Story: Freak Show (2014) in role as Sister Mary Eunice McKee
American Horror Story: Hotel (2015-2016) in role as Aileen Wuornos
American Horror Story: Roanoke (2016) in role as Shelby Miller
American Horror Story: Apocalypse (2018) in role as Misty Day
American Horror Story: 1984 (2019) in role as Lavinia Richter
American Horror Story (2021)
She played Claire Bennigan in ABC science fiction drama television series The Whispers (2015).
The Undoing (2020) HBO mystery psychological thriller miniseries in role as Sylvia Steineitz
Tell Me Your Secrets (2021) TNT thriller drama series in role as Emma
The Underground Railroad (2021) Prime Video historical fiction drama limited series in role as Ethel Wells
Attended The Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, Connecticut.
Studied acting at the Northwestern University in Illinois.
Studied dance for ten years.
Has younger brother, Michael and older half-brother, Jason.
Fan of neo-Western crime drama television series Breaking Bad (2008–2013).
She played Kate in a play "Seminar" (2011-2012), at Golden Theatre.
She started dating actor Hamish Linklater in 2014, they have two children.