Born in 1964 in South Carolina, southern gal Mary-Louise Parker is an award-winning actress currently known for her role on Showtime's hit TV series Weeds.
Before hitting the big screen, Parker won numerous awards for her roles in Broadway shows. Always picking quirky characters, Parker appeared in 1991's Fried Green Tomatoes the Golden Globe-winning TV series The West Wing.
Parker once dated actors Timothy Hutton and Billy Crudup, with whom she had a child. In September 2007, the single mother adopted a baby girl.
Parker got engaged to actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan in February 2008, but the engagement was called off just two months later.