; born August 27, 1976) is a Canadian-American actress known for portraying Dr.Elliot Reid on the NBC/ABC comedy series Scrubs, the second Rebecca "Becky" Conner on the ABC sitcom Roseanne, Stella Zinman on the CBS sitcom How I Met Your Mother, and Beth on Adult Swim's adult animated science fiction series Rick and Morty.
Running for nearly two weeks straight, the TCA (Television Critics Association) winter press tour is a major endeavor, where nearly all the biggest channels -- from the broadcast networks to popular cable stations -- have presentations and panels discussing their upcoming programming, including new and returning series.
One of the funniest and most entertaining panels of the TCAs was provided by Executive Producer Bill Lawrence and stars Zach Braff and Sarah Chalke at the by referring to her as "Second Becky." This week sees the debut of the musical episode of the series, which was the topic of much of the discussion.
The show, like any with low ratings, is on the bubble for renewal as it goes into its season finale next week.
So in an attempt to get some viewers (it averages about five million people a week) the show staged a special live episode.
At 12, she became a reporter on the Canadian children's show Kid Zone.