Parker Posey is an American actress. Her professional acting career started in the early 1990s. Her first work was on television was as Tess Shelby in the soap opera As the World Turns. Also during this period, she had appearances in the films Coneheads, Joey Breaker, and Dazed and Confused. In 2002, her role as Jinger Heath in the TV movie Hell on Heels: The Battle of Mary Kay got her a Golden Globe nomination. She next starred in the film Personal Velocity, for which she got an Independent Spirit Award nomination. Her next movie roles were in A Mighty Wind and For Your Consideration. Afterward, she played Kitty Kowalski in 2006’s Superman Returns. She was also praised for her lead role in the feature film Broken English. Recently, she starred as Dr. Smith in sci-fi series Lost in Space.