Amanda Setton is an American actress best known for her role as Upper East Side brat Penelope Shafai in the teen drama television series Gossip Girl, from 2008-2012.
She also has a starring role as Lauren Slotsky, the beautiful and deceptively smart assistant, in the television sitcom The Crazy Ones.
Her additional television credits include guest-starring roles on Blue Bloods, The Mindy Project, Golden Boy, Mercy and One Life to Live.
Setton's feature film credits include What Happens in Vegas, Sex and the City, Black Dog, Red Dog and That Thing with the Cat.
She made her New York theatre debut in the Off-Broadway production of Love, Loss, and What I Wore.
Born in Great Neck, New York, Setton graduated from Ithaca College, receiving a BA in Theatre, and completed the comprehensive Meisner Technique program at The Actors Workshop of Ithaca.
Currently, she resides in Los Angeles.