Lara Flynn Boyle was born in Davenport, Iowa, on March 24, 1970. Boyle got her acting career start in 1986 with Ferris Bueler's Day Off, but it wasn't until 1992's Wayne's World that she became a recognized actress.
Since then, she has starred in a variety of movies, and had a leading role on ABC's drama The Practice from 1997 to 2003. She's currently starring in the hit show Las Vegas. Boyle has dated many of hollywood's leading actors including Jack Nicholson, Eric Dane, and has a tattoo on her back from ex-boyfriend Jay Penske.
She is currently married to real-estate investor Donald Ray Thomas II.