Patricia Arquette is an American actress. She started her Hollywood career in the 1980s. Her debut was as Kristen Parker in the movie A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors. In the ’90s, she became known for her roles in the movies True Romance, Ed Wood, Flirting with Disaster, and Lost Highway, among others. The following decade, she established her television career when she starred as Allison Dubois in the NBC series Medium, which aired from 2005 to 2011. She next appeared as Sally Wheet in Boardwalk Empire. She later starred as Avery Ryan in the short-lived series CSI: Cyber. For her role in Richard Linklater’s Boyhood, she won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.