Jennifer Morrison currently stars in ABC’s drama series, Once Upon a Time, as ‘Emma Swan,’ a woman with a troubled past who is drawn into a small town in Maine where the magic of Fairy Tales become real. The show is currently the highest rated new drama on ABC. She is best known for her work as ‘Dr. Allison Cameron’ on Fox’s critically acclaimed drama House. The show was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award in 2009, a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Drama Series in 2008, 2007 & 2006 and a 2008 Golden Globe. Morrison was recently nominated for a 2008 WIN Award for Outstanding Actress Drama Series for House. She can next be seen at the Tribeca Film Festival in Knife Fight directed by Bill Guttentag and produced by Guerrino De Luca. The story centers around a young political “crisis manager” who learns a valuable lesson in believing in the most unlikely of people.
Other film credits include J.J. Abrams’ film Star Trek where she played ‘Winona Kirk’, ‘Captain James Kirk’s’ mother ; the 20th Century FOX film Mr. and Mrs. Smith, starring with Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie; Dreamworks’ Surviving Christmas starring Ben Affleck and Christina Applegate; and the independent film Flourish which she stars in and produced. Now residing in Los Angeles, Morrison hails from Chicago, where she studied with the celebrated Steppenwolf Theatre Company and earned a degree in theater from Loyola University.