|Date of birth||December 5 1976|
|Birth place||Dallas, Texas, United States|
|Years active||2000 to present|
|Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.|
|First episode||"The Only Light in the Darkness"|
Amy Acker is an American actress, best known as Winifred "Fred" Burkle on Angel, another Joss Whedon show - she also played "Whiskey" in his Dollhouse. She was cast as villainous Kelly Peyton in Season Five of the series Alias, starting as a guest star until ultimately being upped to a series regular. Up to end of season 3, she has been seen only once as Audrey Nathan, the cellist love of Phil Coulson's life, a character who was even referenced in The Avengers.
She had a regular role as Samantha "Root" Groves in Person of Interest.