Talia Balsam is an American actress. Her career beginnings started in the 1970s. During her early years, she mostly appeared in TV movies and guest-starred in some shows. In 1979, she made her film debut in Sunnyside. The following decade, she had roles in the films Mass Appeal, The Supernaturals, Crawlspace, The Kindred, In the Mood, P.I. Private Investigations, and Trust Me, as well as in several made-for-television films. She also played recurring character Julie Lonner in the TV series L.A. Doctors. In the 2000s, she went on to have more recurring roles on a couple of shows, including Without a Trace and K Street. More recently, she became known for her role as Mona Sterling Pike in Mad Men. As of 2016, she stars as Dallas Holt in the HBO series Divorce.