Adrianne Palicki is an American actress best known for her role as Tyra Collette in the football drama series Friday Night Lights, from 2006-2011.
Palicki was born and raised in Ohio but she made the move to Los Angeles when she decided to pursue an acting career. Her first acting project was director John Woo's television remake of the classic program Lost in Space, where she played Judy Robinson.
She soon began landing roles on television shows such as North Shore, CSI, Smallville and Supernatural. She also played the sassy Brianna on the drama South Beach.
While continuously working in television, Palicki began delving into feature films. She starred in the independent feature Popstar with Aaron Carter and had a supporting role in the Rob Reiner film Rumor Has It.
In 2011 she was selected to play the title character in David E. Kelley's adaptation of Womder Woman.
Palicki loves to paint and draw. In her spare time she collects and reads comic books.