Date Of Birth

April 29, 1971


Darby Stanchfield became a TV actress in 2000 but earned fame six years later as she was cast as April Green on the TV series Jericho. She then landed a 10-episode stint on General Hospital, playing Amelia Joffe, before joining the cast of Mad Men as Helen Bishop. Simultaneously, she landed roles on NCIS, CSI: NY, How I Met Your Mother, Bones, Castle, and Burn Notice.

A graduate of University of Puget Sound with a degree in communications, Stanchfield also appeared in movies like The Guest Room, The Square Root of 2, Waitress and The Sacrifice.

At present, Stanchfield stars on the ABC series Scandal.

Place of Birth

Kodiak, Alaska

Birth Name

Darby Stanchfield



Fun Facts



2009: Angel Award – Best Ensemble Cast for The Sacrifice


2012 Scandal (TV series)
2011 Clay (short)
2011 Finding Hope
2006-2011 NCIS (TV series)
2011 Fixing Pete (TV movie)
2011 Burn Notice (TV series)
2011 The Guest Room
2011 CSI: Miami (TV series)
2010 How I Met Your Mother (TV series)
2009 CSI: NY (TV series)
2009 Open House (short)
2009 Castle (TV series)
2009 Life (TV series)
2009 Ghost Whisperer (TV series)
2009 The Mentalist (TV series)
2007-2009 Exes & Ohs (TV series)
2008 Private Practice (TV series)
2007-2008 Mad Men (TV series)
2008/I The Sacrifice (short)
2008 The Square Root of 2
2007 Cold Case (TV series)
2006-2007 Jericho (TV series)
2007 General Hospital (TV series)
2007 Bones (TV series)
2007 Waitress
2006 Campus Ladies (TV series)
2005 Nip/Tuck (TV series)
2005/I Single Santa Seeks Mrs. Claus (TV movie)
2005 The Inside (TV series)
2005 The Picture of Dorian Gray
2005 24 (TV series)
2005 Without a Trace (TV series)
2004 Strong Medicine (TV series)
2004 Good Girls Don’t… (TV series)
2004 It’s All Relative (TV series)
2003 Monk (TV series)
2002 American Dreams (TV series)
2002 That ’80s Show (TV series)
2001 Angel (TV series)
2000 Diagnosis Murder (TV series)




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