A Canadian-American actress, screenwriter, director, and producer of Greek descent. Most notable work is the 2002 Academy Award. Made her directorial debut in 2009 with the independent feature I Hate Valentine's Day.
Achievements: Winner of American Screenwriters Association Award – Discover Screenwriting Award for My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002). Winner of Independent Spirit Award for Best Debut Performance for My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002).
Some famous movies: My Life in Ruins (2009), For a Good Time, Call. (2012), My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (2016)
Television shows: High Incident (1996), Graves (2016), Dr. Ken (2017)