Lara Flynn Boyle

Born Mar 24, 1970

Lara Flynn Boyle is an American film and television actress best known for her performances as Laura Palmer's best friend Donna Hayward in Twin Peaks and Assistant District Attorney Helen Gamble in The Practice. She has had a number of movie roles from the late 1980s through the present but has found the most recognition through her roles in television series.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Lara Flynn Boyle.


1970 Birth Born on March 24, 1970.


1991 21 Years Old When the series ended in 1991, creator David Lynch produced a movie, Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me, but Boyle did not return.
1996 26 Years Old Boyle has been married twice. Her first husband was John Patrick Dee III, whom she married on August 11, 1996, and divorced two years later.
1997 27 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1997, Boyle auditioned for the title role in David E. Kelley's Ally McBeal.


2002 32 Years Old In 2002, Boyle played a lead role in the blockbuster feature film Men in Black II as the villainous shapeshifting alien Serleena. … Read More
2005 35 Years Old In 2005, Boyle joined the cast of Las Vegas for a seven-episode stint as Monica Mancuso, a new hotel owner. … Read More
2006 36 Years Old Her current husband is Donald Ray Thomas II, a real-estate investor, whom she married on December 18, 2006, in San Antonio, Texas.
2008 38 Years Old Boyle also guest-starred as an ambitious reporter involved with the suspects in a possible murder in the Law & Order 2008 episode "Submission". … Read More


2015 45 Years Old In November 2015, it was revealed that she will not be reprising the role for the third season set to air in 2017. … Read More
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