Date Of Birth

March 19, 1978


Born on March 19, 1978 in Memphis, Tennessee, Virginia Williams is an actress who got her start in the soap opera One Life to Live as Lorna Van Skyver, a role she played from 1995 to 1996. Since then, she has appeared on numerous TV shows such as Strangers with Candy, Ed, As the World Turns, Cold Case, Strong Medicine and Jack and Bobby. On the big screen, Williams has appeared in In and Out, Honeymoon with Mom, The Last Request and Traveling in Packs.

Most recently, Williams landed guest roles on Lie to Me, How I Met Your Mother, The Mentalist, and Rules of Engagement. She was also cast on Fairly Legal as Lauren Reed, Kate’s (Sarah Shahi) new boss, and her stepmother.

Place of Birth

Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Birth Name

Virginia Williams



Fun Facts

-She also goes by the name Ginger Williams.




2011 – Fairly Legal (TV series) as Lauren Reed
2006-2010 – How I Met Your Mother (TV series) as Claudia
2010 – Revenge of the Bridesmaids (TV movie) as Caitlyn
2010 – The Mentalist (TV series) as Heather Evans
2010 – Rules of Engagement (TV series) as Sasha
2009 – Better Off Ted (TV series) as Danielle
2009 – Lie to Me (TV series) as Nadia Dawson
2009 – The Lodger as Rachel Madison
2009 – Eva Adams (TV movie) as Dr. Christa Caldwell
2006 – Monarch Cove as Bianca Foster
1995-1996 – One Life to Live (TV series) as Lorna Van Skyver