Elisabeth Moss as Peggy Olson
Elisabeth Moss has received four Emmy® Award nominations, a Golden Globe® nomination, and two Screen Actors Guild Award® nominations for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, as well as an Emmy® Award nomination for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series for her work as Peggy Olson in Mad Men. Previously, Moss played Zoey Bartlett, daughter to Martin Sheen’s president, for seven seasons on Aaron Sorkin’s critically praised and award-winning drama The West Wing.
Moss most recently starred in Top of the Lake, Jane Campion’s highly acclaimed seven-part miniseries for BBC and the Sundance Channel, for which she won the Golden Globe® and Critics’ Choice Television Awards for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Movie or Miniseries, and has received Emmy® and Screen Actors Guild Award® nominations in the same category.
Moss recently wrapped production on two films which both premiered at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival: The One I Love, directed by Charlie McDowell and starring opposite Mark Duplass and Ted Danson, and Listen Up Philip, directed by Alex Ross Perry and starring Jason Schwartzman. Moss’ additional film credits include Walter Salles’ adaptation of the classic Jack Kerouac novel On the Road; Did You Hear About the Morgans?; Get Him To The Greek; The Missing; Girl, Interrupted; Mumford;A Thousand Acres and Virgin, for which she was nominated for an Independent Spirit Award for Best Actress.
Moss’ stage credits include The Children’s Hour in London’s West End opposite Keira Knightley, the Broadway revival of David Mamet’s Speed the Plow opposite William H. Macy, and her New York theater debut at the Atlantic Theater Company in Franny’s Way.
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