Tara Summers is an English actress. She had her career beginnings in 2003, debuting in the film What a Girl Wants. She then had roles in the films Alfie, The Jacket, Factory Girl, and Love Lies Bleeding. On television, she first gained recognition for starring as Katie Lloyd in the TV series Boston Legal. In the 2010s, she had recurring parts in Damages,Ringer, and Stalker. Summers also starred as Leanne Zander in the comedy-drama Rake. She next played Anne Hastings in the PBS series Mercy Street. Also in the 2010s, she had performances in the films Hitchcock and Driven. More recently, she guest-starred in Elementary and Evil.