Rashida Jones stars as nurse Ann Perkins on the new comedy Parks and Recreation.
Jones can next be seen starring in the feature film I Love You, Man for writer-director John Hamburg, starring opposite Paul Rudd and Jason Segal. She recently completed her starring roles in the independent features Life in Flight (with Patrick Wilson and Amy Smart), and Brief Interviews. Her past film credits include Little Black Book, opposite Holly Hunter, Kathy Bates and Brittany Murphy.
Jones caught attention of audiences and the industry alike when she portrayed the ambitious saleswoman, Karen Filippelli, in Emmy Award-winning comedy The Office, opposite Steve Carell. She also starred as Kate on Unhitched a half-hour comedy from the Farrelly brothers. Jones was also a weekly correspondent on the talk show Vibe TV.
A graduate of Harvard University, Jones appeared in several plays including Dancing at Lughnasa, The Odd Couple: The Female Version and H.M.S. Pinafore.