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MAURA TIERNEY (Karen Barbour) is a consummate actress who has cultivated a well respected career across film, television and theater. She currently stars on the Showtime series "The Affair," for which she won a Golden Globe Award and was also nominated for Emmy and Critics' Choice awards. Tierney recently starred opposite John Carroll Lynch and Matt Bomer in Anything, an indie about the infinite possibilities of love. Her other film credits include Baby Mama, with Tina Fey and Amy Poehler; Semi-Pro, opposite Will Ferrell and Woody Harrelson; Diggers, alongside Paul Rudd and Ken Marino; Welcome to Mooseport, opposite Ray Romano and Gene Hackman; Instinct, with Anthony Hopkins and Cuba Gooding Jr.; Nature Calls, co-starring Patton Oswalt and Johnny Knoxville; Primary Colors, alongside John Travolta; Liar Liar, opposite Jim Carrey; Insomnia, with Al Pacino, Hilary Swank and Robin Williams; and Primal Fear, co-starring Richard Gere and Ed Norton.

On the small screen, Tierney earned kudos for her Emmy-nominated role across eight seasons of the top-rated NBC series "ER." She previously spent four years on the critically acclaimed NBC series "News Radio." Most recently, she was seen in Amazon's science-fiction anthology series "Philip K. Dick's Electric Dreams," with an impressive lineup of actors including Steve Buscemi, Bryan Cranston and Vera Farmiga. She also had an arc on the 2012 and 2013 seasons of "The Good Wife" as well as the critically acclaimed "Rescue Me." She also starred opposite Rob Morrow in ABC's "The Whole Truth."

Tierney has also made a name for herself in the theater. She made her Broadway debut in 2013, starring alongside Tom Hanks in Nora Ephron's "Lucky Guy." She also starred in "North Atlantic," with Frances McDormand and toured with "A Town Hall Affair." In 2006 she starred in the Off Broadway production of Neil LaBute's "Some Girl(s)," at the Lucille Lortel Theater, joining the cast with Eric McCormack, Fran Drescher, Judy Reyes and Brooke Smith. Additionally, she starred in Nicky Silver's "Three Changes," with Dylan McDermott, and in Yasmina Reza's award-winning "God of Carnage," at the prestigious Gate Theater in Dublin.

Born and raised in Boston, Tierney currently divides her time between Los Angeles and New York.


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