Rya Kihlstedt is an American actress. Her Hollywood career started in the early ’90s. During her beginnings, she had roles in the films Arctic Blue, Hudson River Blues, Home Alone 3, Deep Impact, and Jaded. On television, she starred on the miniseries The Buccaneers and the TV movie Brave New World. In the 2000s, she guest starred on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and starred on the TV film She Creature. She also appeared in the film Women in Trouble. In the 2010s, she became known for her recurring role as Dr. Michelle Ross on Dexter and as Marilyn Rhodes on Nashville. She later joined the main cast of Heroes Reborn as Erica Kravid. She starred on the short-lived series One Mississippi.