Constance Elaine Britton is an American actress, singer and producer.
Connie Britton on Rachael Ray by FNLTelevision
Britton made her feature film debut in the independent comedy-drama film The Brothers McMullen, and the following year, she was cast as Nikki Faber on the ABC sitcom Spin City.
The Brothers McMullen is a 1995 American comedy-drama film written, directed, produced by, and starring Edward Burns.
Spin City is an American television sitcom that aired from September 17, 1996, until April 30, 2002, on ABC.
Hula Hooping with Connie Britton by The Late Late Show with James Corden
She later starred in the short-lived sitcoms The Fighting Fitzgeralds and Lost at Home, and appeared in several films, most notably the sports drama film Friday Night Lights and the thriller film The Last Winter.
The Fighting Fitzgeralds is an American sitcom television series that aired on NBC from March 26 until May 15, 2001.
Britton received positive reviews from critics for her performance as Tami Taylor on the NBC/DirecTV drama series Friday Night Lights from 2006 to 2011.
The National Broadcasting Company is an American commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.
DirecTV is an American direct broadcast satellite service provider and broadcaster based in El Segundo, California.
Tami Taylor is a fictional character on the NBC/DirecTV drama Friday Night Lights; played by Connie Britton.
For this role she was nominated for two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series.
In 2011, she starred as Vivien Harmon in the first season of FX horror-drama series American Horror Story, for which she was nominated for the Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie.
American Horror Story is an American anthology horror television series created and produced by Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk.
Britton starred as country singer Rayna Jaymes in the ABC/CMT musical drama series Nashville from 2012 to 2017, for which she was nominated for an Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama in 2012.
Golden Globe Awards are accolades bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign.
Rayna Alisia Jaymes Claybourne is a fictional character and one of the two leads in the ABC/CMT drama series Nashville.
In 2014, Britton was named UNDP Goodwill Ambassador.
Britton next starred in the comedy-drama film This Is Where I Leave You, the drama film Me and Earl and the Dying Girl and the action comedy American Ultra.
American Ultra is a 2015 American action comedy film directed by Nima Nourizadeh and written by Max Landis.
This Is Where I Leave You is a 2014 American drama comedy film directed by Shawn Levy.
In 2016, Britton had a recurring role as socialite Faye Resnick in the first season of FX true crime anthology series American Crime Story.
American Crime Story is an American true crime anthology television series developed by Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski, who are executive producers with Brad Falchuk, Nina Jacobson, Ryan Murphy, and Brad Simpson.
The People v. O. J. Simpson: American Crime Story is the first season of the FX true crime anthology television series American Crime Story.
Faye Denise Resnick is an American television personality, author, and interior designer.