Laura Spencer is an American actress whose career started in the late 2000s. She first appeared in the 2009 film Barking Water. That same year, she appeared in the movie The Familiar. In the 2010s, she initially had roles in the films Dylan Dog: Dead of Night, Time Expired, Mangus!, as well as in the TV film A Christmas Kiss. She also guest-starred on the TV shows Mad Love, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behaviour, and 2 Broke Girls. After playing Parker Robinson in 3 episodes of Switched at Birth, she gained recognition for starring as Emily Sweeney on The Big Bang Theory. At the same time, she played Jessica Warren on Bones.