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Frances Doretta "Francie" Swift (born March 27, 1969) is an American actress best known for her versatility and the wide variety of roles she has played.
Frances Doretta Swift
March 27, 1969
Amarillo, Texas, U.S.
|Other names||Francine Swift, Frances Doretta Swift, Francie Blumenfeld|
|Education||Tascosa High School|
SUNY Purchase (BFA)
|Occupation||Film and television actress|
Brad Blumenfeld (m. 2004)
Swift was a member of the repertory cast of the A&E TV original series A Nero Wolfe Mystery (2001–02), playing four different characters in five episodes of the series. She reunited with several Nero Wolfe cast members in the 2006 feature film Heavens Fall, in which she portrayed the wife of Scottsboro Boys defense attorney Samuel Leibowitz (Timothy Hutton).
After that, Swift made a guest appearance in the TV series Law & Order, where she played three different roles in a single episode, played Arthur Frobisher's (Ted Danson) wife on FX series Damages, and appeared as Anne Archibald in ten episodes of the series Gossip Girl from 2007 through 2011. She had a recurring role in the single season of the 2013–14 television series Hostages and a recurring role in both seasons of the 2016–17 television series Outsiders.
|1989||Chill Factor||Pool Babe|
|1992||Scent of a Woman||Flight Attendant|
|1994||The Cowboy Way||Desk Clerk at Waldorf Astoria|
|2001||A Day in Black and White|
|2002||Two Weeks Notice||Lauren Wade|
|2002||Stella Shorts 1998-2002||Santa's Wife||Video|
|2006||Heavens Fall||Belle Leibowitz|
|2010||All Good Things||Kelly Callender|
|1995||Law & Order||Megan Nelson / Bobby / Nancy||Episode: "Switch"|
|1995||The Wright Verdicts||Episode: "Unlucky Star"|
|1996||Kiss & Tell||Kelly Krieger||TV film|
|1997||Liberty!||Baroness von Riedesel||TV miniseries|
|1998||Homicide: Life on the Street||Helen Montgomery||Episode: "Strangled, Not Stirred"|
|1998||Soldier of Fortune, Inc.||Roxanne Mitchell||Episode: "Spyder's Web"|
|1999||Due South||Luanne Russell||Episode: "A Likely Story"|
|1999||Law & Order||Mercedes Garrison||Episode: "Merger"|
|2000||The Great Gatsby||Jordan Baker||TV film|
|2001–02||A Nero Wolfe Mystery||Sarah Dacos
|"The Doorbell Rang"|
"Door to Death"
"Over My Dead Body"
"The Next Witness"
|2003||Hack||Jennifer Holt||Episode: "Presumed Guilty"|
|2004||NTSB: The Crash of Flight 323||TV film|
|2004||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Nelda Carlson||Episode: "Semi-Detached"|
|2005||CSI: Miami||Laura Gannon||Episode: "Blood in the Water|
|2007||Six Degrees||Olivia Keeling||Episode: "Objects in the Mirror"|
|2007||Damages||Holly Frobisher||Episodes: "Jesus, Mary and Joe Cocker", "Sort of Like a Family"|
|2007–2011||Gossip Girl||Anne Vanderbilt Archibald||Recurring role, 10 episodes|
|2009||Law & Order||Caroline Reeves||Episode: "The Drowned and the Saved"|
|2009–2010||The Good Wife||Kya Poole||Recurring role, 5 episodes|
|2010||Gravity||Amanda||Episodes: "Cold Swim Away", "Damn Skippy"|
|2010||White Collar||Renee Simmons||Episode: "Withdrawal"|
|2010–2011||Law & Order: Special Victims Unit||A.D.A. Sherri West||Recurring role, 5 episodes|
|2012||Person of Interest||Sabrina Drake||Episode: "Til Death"|
|2013||House of Cards||Felicity Holburn||Episodes: "Chapter 1", "Chapter 4", "Chapter 5", "Chapter 6"|
|2013||Elementary||Katie Sutter||Episode: "Risk Management"|
|2013||Hostages||Nina Carlisle||Recurring role, 4 episodes|
|2014||Sleepy Hollow||Beth Lancaster||Episode: "Where I Send Thee"|
|2016||Outsiders||Haylie Grimes||Episodes: Recurring role, 11 episodes|