Date Of Birth

August 4, 1981


American actress Abigail Spencer was born on August 4, 1981, in Gulf Breeze, Florida. She began appearing in local pageants when she was just four years old, eventually winning the state title at age 11. She was also an accomplished vocalist during her high school years, being a member of her church’s choir and eventually traveling to Germany. Throughout the next few years, she studied drama and dance and eventually starred in a school production of Grease. It was during the time when she auditioned successfully for the daytime soap All My Children, for the role of Rebecca Tyree. After graduating from high school, she moved to New York to join the show’s cast in 1999 and stayed there for the next two years.

Her next major television role came in 2006 when she was cast as the lead in the drama series Angela’s Eyes. She played the role of FBI agent Angela Henson, who had the capability to determine whether people were lying by observing their body language. Her other television roles include guest roles in CSI, Gilmore Girls, Ghost Whisperer, How I Met Your Mother, Bones, and Moonlight. She also appeared in several films, including Campfire Stories, Truth and Dare, Hooked, Jekyll, and In My Sleep. Recently, she appeared on True Detective, Rectify, and Suits. At present, she is part of the cast of Timeless.

Place of Birth

Gulf Breeze, FL

Birth Name

Abigail Spencer


2016 Timeless (TV Series)
2016 Comedy Bang! Bang! (TV Series)
2016 The Sweet Life
2011-2016 Suits (TV Series)
2015/II Stars (Short)
2013-2015 Rectify (TV Series)
2015 True Detective (TV Series)
2015 H8RZ
2015 A Beautiful Now
2015 A Walk in Winter (Short)
2014 The Forger
2014 This Is Where I Leave You
2007-2014 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series)
2014 The Pieces (Short)
2013 Here and Now (Short)
2013 NTSF:SD:SUV (TV Series)
2013/I Kilimanjaro
2013 Oz the Great and Powerful
2013 The Haunting in Connecticut 2: Ghosts of Georgia
2012-2013 Burning Love (TV Series)
2012 Chasing Mavericks
2010-2012 Childrens Hospital (TV Series)
2012 This Means War
2011 Grace (TV Movie)
2011 How to Be a Gentleman (TV Series)
2011 Cowboys & Aliens
2010 Hawthorne (TV Series)
2010 The Glades (TV Series)
2010 In My Sleep
2010 Rex Is Not Your Lawyer (TV Series)
2009 Castle (TV Series)
2009 Mad Men (TV Series)
2009 INST MSGS (Instant Messages) (Short)
2009 Private Practice (TV Series)
2008 Moonlight (TV Series)
2008 Bones (TV Series)
2008 Welcome to the Captain (TV Series)
2007 Backyards & Bullets (TV Movie)
2007 Jekyll
2007 My Boys (TV Series)
2007 Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
2007 Passing the Time (Short)
2006 Angela’s Eyes (TV Series)
2006 Introducing Lennie Rose (TV Movie)
2006/I Hooked (Short)
2006 Gilmore Girls (TV Series)
2006 Killer Instinct (TV Series)
2005 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
2005 A Coat of Snow
2005 Fathers and Sons (TV Movie)
2003 Graduation Night
2003 Are We There Yet? (TV Movie)
2001 Campfire Stories
1999-2000 All My Children (TV Series)