|Born||Joanna C. Going
July 22, 1963
Washington D.C., United States
|Alma mater||Emerson College
American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Early life and education
She was born in Washington, D.C., the oldest of six children of a police dispatcher and a lawyer/state assemblyman. Raised in Newport, Rhode Island, she graduated from Rogers High School in 1981, then attended Emerson College for two years before studying at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts.
Going appeared in soap opera roles in the late 1980s, most notably as Lisa Grady on Another World from 1987 to 1989. She went on to portray lead character Victoria Winters on the 1991 primetime series Dark Shadows. Throughout the majority of the 1990s and 2000s, Going starred in several made-for-television movies, feature films and television series. She appeared in the 1997 independent film The Keys to Tulsa opposite Eric Stoltz, playing a stripper named Cherry and performing a nude dance routine. Her biggest role may be in the 1998 film version of Phantoms. She also appeared opposite Sean Penn in the 2010 film The Tree of Life, her first role in a major motion picture since 2003's Runaway Jury.
Going married actor Dylan Walsh on October 10, 2004. They have a daughter, Stella Haven. On December 15, 2010 Walsh announced he had filed for divorce. The divorce was finalized in December 2012.
|1992||No Time to Die (Columbo film)||Melissa|
|1994||Wyatt Earp||Josie Marcus|
|1995||A Good Day to Die||Rachel||Film also known as Children of the Dust|
|1995||How to Make an American Quilt||Young Em Reed|
|1996||Keys to Tulsa||Cherry|
|1997||Inventing the Abbotts||Alice Abbott|
|1997||Commandments||Karen Warner (uncredited)|
|1998||Phantoms||Jennifer Pailey, M.D.|
|1998||Still Breathing||Rosalyn Willoughby|
|2002||Home Alone 4: Taking Back the House||Natalie|
|2003||Runaway Jury||Celeste Wood|
|2009||Chasing A Dream||Diane Stiles|
|2011||The Tree of Life||Jack's Wife|
|2013-present||House of Cards||Patricia Walker|
- "Joanna Going Biography (1963-)". Filmreference.com. Retrieved 2010-01-18.
- "Nip/Tuck Star Dylan Walsh Files for Divorce". People.