Lauren Ambrose is an American actress best known for her role as Claire Fisher on the television drama Six Feet Under, appearing in 63 episodes from 2001-2005.
In 1997, she made her feature film debut in the Frank Oz comedy In and Out, playing Vickie Rayburn, a gifted student of Kevin Kline's sexually ambiguous English teacher.
More screen time came the following year with her turn as the quick-witted and reclusive Denise in the ensemble comedy, Can't Hardly Wait.
Ambrose appeared in three episodes of Law & Order (in 1992, 1993 and 1998), each time as a different character. She also had a five-episode recurring role on Party Of Five, in 1999.