Francie Swift is an American actress. She had her career beginnings in the 1980s, debuting in the 1986 film Vamp. During the ’90s, she had roles in the movies Scent of a Woman, The Cowboy Way, and Fall. She also acted on the TV movie Kiss & Tell and the miniseries Liberty!, as well as landed a couple of guest appearances on TV shows. In the 2000s, she starred notably on the show A Nero Wolfe Mystery. She later became known for her role as Anne Vanderbilt Archibald on Gossip Girl, followed by her part as Kya Poole on The Good Wife. In the 2010s, she played A.D.A. Sherri West on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Nina Carlisle on Hostages, and Haylie Grimes on Outsiders.