Christa Miller is an American actress. She started acting during the ’80s, initially appearing in the TV show Kate & Allie. The following decade, she appeared in the TV movies Stepfather III and A Friend to Die For. She then gained fame for her role as Kate O’Brien in the ABC sitcom The Drew Carey Show. Around the same time, she starred in the movies Smiling Fish and Goat on Fire and Kiss & Tell. Afterward, she starred in the animated series Clone High as the voice of Cleopatra. She went on to star in the miniseries The Andromeda Strain. Miller also became widely known for her role as Jordan Sullivan in Scrubs. From 2009 to 2015, she starred as Ellie Torres in Cougar Town.