Born: August 6, 1974
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Ever Dawn Carradine (born August 6, 1974) is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Tiffany Porter on Once and Again, as Kelly Ludlow on Commander in Chief, and as Naomi Putnam on The Handmaid's Tale.Carradine was born in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of Susan Snyder, a horse trainer's assistant, and actor Robert Carradine. She has two half-siblings, Marika Reed Carradine and Ian Alexander Carradine. A number of other members of the Carradine family are also actors, including her grandfather John Carradine, and uncles Keith Carradine and David Carradine. She is also a cousin of Martha Plimpton. Carradine played volleyball and skied during her time at Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon. She started as an anthropology major, later following her family by switching to a theater major midway through college.
Carradine and husband Coby Brown welcomed a daughter, Chaplin Haddow Brown, on August 9, 2010.. In 2015 they welcomed their second child, a son, Samuel.
After graduating from Lewis & Clark in 1996, she returned to Los Angeles and appeared in several television shows including Diagnosis: Murder, Tracey Takes On..., and The Sentinel. In 1998, she received her first recurring guest role as Rosalie, a love interest on Party of Five. She appeared as Pepper, a ditzy assistant on Veronica's Closet. In 2003, she got her first regular series role on Lucky, an FX drama about a professional poker player living in Las Vegas.
She starred in the film Dead & Breakfast and has appeared in films such as Bubble Boy, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, and Lucky 13. She appeared on the show Once and Again from 2001 to 2002, and on Commander in Chief from 2005 to 2006. She has had recurring guest roles on the shows Major Crimes (as Rusty's biological mother), Veronica's Closet, Party of Five, and Women's Murder Club. She has also appeared in television shows such as House, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, CSI, Will & Grace, Just Shoot Me!, and 24.
She had a recurring role on the TV series Eureka, on Showtime's Shameless, and guested on an episode of Rizzoli & Isles. She appears in the Amazon series Goliath. She portrays the character of Linda on the television show Code Black. She has played Naomi Putnam on the Hulu series The Handmaid's Tale since 2017.
|1996||Foxfire||Girl in Printshop|
|1999||Lost and Found||Ginger|
|2001||Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back||Jay's Mother|
|2002||Life Without Dick||Tina|
|2003||My Boss's Daughter||Julie|
|2004||Dead & Breakfast||Sara|
|2013||Guns for Hire||Athena|
|2013||Frank vs. God||Rachel Levin|
|1996||Diagnosis: Murder||Debbie||Episode: "Murder Can Be Murder"|
|1997||Born Into Exile||Hooker||TV film|
|1997||The Sentinel||Greta||Episode: "Private Eyes"|
|1997||Tracey Takes On...||Young Woman||Episode: "Movies"|
|1997||Alright Already||Salesgirl||Episode: "Again with the Black Box"|
|1997-1998||Veronica's Closet||Pepper||8 episodes|
|1998||Party of Five||Rosalie||6 episodes|
|1998||Conrad Bloom||Nina Bloom||12 episodes|
|1999-2002||Once and Again||Tiffany Porter||19 episodes|
|2000||Just Shoot Me!||Gwen||Episode: "Hot Nights in Paris"|
|2000||Will & Grace||Pam||Episode: "Lows in the Mid-Eighties"|
|2001||3rd Rock from the Sun||Cheryl||Episode: "Dick's Ark"|
|2004||Line of Fire||Kelly Sorenson||Episode: "The Best-Laid Plans"|
|2004||House||Karen Hartig||Episode: "Maternity"|
|2004||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Faye Minden||Episode: "Eleven Angry Jurors"|
|2005||Grey's Anatomy||Athena||Episode: "The Self-Destruct Button"|
|2005-2006||Commander in Chief||Kelly Ludlow||19 episodes|
|2006||Men in Trees||Liza Frist||Episode: "Ladies Frist"|
Episode: "New York Fiction: Part 1"
|2007||Law & Order: Criminal Intent||Jolene||Episode: "Bombshell"|
|2007-2008||Women's Murder Club||Heather Donnelly||5 episodes|
|2008||The Madness of Jane||Jane||TV film|
|2008-2009||Eureka||Lexi Carter||8 episodes|
|2009||See Kate Run||Abby Sullivan||TV film|
|2009||Supernatural||Julia Wright||Episode: "I Believe the Children Are Our Future"|
|2009||Private Practice||Kara||Episode: "The Hard Part"|
|2010||Castle||Mirielle Lefcourt||Episode: "Murder Most Fowl"|
|2011||The Mentalist||Cheryl Meade||Episode: "Red Gold"|
|2011||Rizzoli & Isles||Randi Gordon||Episode: "Living Proof"|
|2012||The Finder||Agent Judy Green||Episode: "The Great Escape"|
|2012||Breakout Kings||Claire Lyons||Episode: "I Smell Emmy"|
|2012||Drop Dead Diva||Ramona||Episode: "Winning Ugly"|
|2013||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Dr. Darcy Shaw||Episode: "Double Fault"|
|2013||Bones||Delores Martin||Episode: "The Friend in Need"|
|2014-2016||Major Crimes||Sharon Beck||10 episodes|
|2015||Backstrom||Lucy Harms||Episode: "I Like to Watch"|
|2015||The Devil You Know||Ann Putnam Sr.||Pilot|
|2016||Goliath||Rachel Kennedy||5 episodes|
|2016||Code Black||Linda||2 episodes|
|2017-present||The Handmaid's Tale||Naomi Putnam||9 episodes|
|2017-present||Runaways||Janet Stein||Main cast|
Ever Carradine supports the following charitable cause: AIDS.