British-born actress who has won critical acclaim for her roles in films like 2007's Michael Clayton and 2014's Inherent Vice. She is also a respected stage actress, appearing in Off-Broadway productions like The Cherry Orchard. In 2016, she starred in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
She was born in Westminster, London and received a B.F.A. in Acting from Tisch School of the Arts at New York University.
She was nominated for a Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Shasta in Inherent Vice.
Her father is Academy Award-nominated actor Sam Waterston and her brother James also became a prominent actor. She has another brother named Graham and a sister named Elisabeth.
She played the former girlfriend of Joaquin Phoenix in Inherent Vice.