Rachel Griffiths

Actress Rachel Griffiths, of the ABC TV series "Brothers & Sisters", arrives for Touchstone Pictures' premiere of 'Step Up' at the ArcLight Cinemas on August 7, 2006 in Hollywood, California.
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Golden Globe-winning, Academy- and Emmy Award-nominated actress Rachel Griffiths stars in the ABC series "Brothers & Sisters" as Sarah Walker Whedon, a businesswoman and a mother of two who tries to do it all - and sometimes finds that it's not the easiest balancing act to pull off.

The 38-year-old Australian actress co-stars with Sally Field and Calista Flockhart in "Brothers & Sisters."

Griffiths is also widely recognized for her role as Brenda Chenowith in HBO's "Six Feet Under," as well as her performance in the films "Hilary and Jackie," "Muriel's Wedding" and "My Best Friend's Wedding."


Photos: Up (And Down) From Under
In 2002, Griffiths married Australian artist Andrew Taylor in Melbourne. They have two children, son Banjo Patrick, born in November 2003 in Melbourne, and daughter Adelaide Rose, born in Los Angeles in June 2005. Her second pregnancy was incorporated into the script of the final season of "Six Feet Under."