Cristin Milioti is a triple threat starring on stage, film, and television. She has been nominated for a Tony Award, won a Grammy Award, and was part of the Oscar-nominated cast of “The Wolf of Wall Street.”
Milioti was most recently seen in Netflix’s “Black Mirror” episode “USS Callister,” opposite Jesse Plemons, which received a 2018 Emmy nomination for Outstanding Television Movie. Before that, she starred in the second installment of FX’s award-winning and critically acclaimed drama “Fargo,” and appeared in Andrew Wagner’s “Breakable You,” the film adaptation of American author Brian Morton’s highly praised novel of the same name. The film also starred Holly Hunter, Tony Shaloub and Alfred Molina.
Milioti starred in Martin Scorsese’s “The Wolf of Wall Street” as Leonardo DiCaprio’s first wife, Teresa Petrillo. The film was released by Paramount and has made over $375 million worldwide. Additionally, the film received an Academy Award nomination for Best Picture, a Golden Globe nomination for Best Motion Picture, Musical, or Comedy, two Critics’ Choice nominations for Best Picture and Best Acting Ensemble, was honored by AFI as one of the best movies of the year, and was recognized by the National Board of Review as one of the top ten films.
Her other film credits include “The Brass Teapot,” “Bert and Ernie’s Guide to Friendship,” “Sleepwalk with Me,” “Blood Relative” and “Year of the Carnivore.”
On television, Milioti starred as The Mother on CBS’ beloved comedy show “How I Met Your Mother,” opposite Jason Segel, Alyson Hannigan, Neil Patrick Harris, Cobie Smulders and Josh Radnor. Throughout the show’s nine-season run, it was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Comedy Series, a People’s Choice Award for Favorite TV Comedy and a Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Show: Comedy.
Other television credits include “30 Rock,” “Nurse Jackie,” “The Good Wife,” “A to Z” and “3 lbs.” She also had a recurring role on HBO’s “The Sopranos.”
Milioti will return to the stage in Ivo van Hove’s “Lazarus” starring opposite Michael C. Hall and Michael Esper. The play is based on the Walter Tevis novel The Man Who Fell to Earth and will open on Dec. 7 at the New York Theatre Workshop. Milioti starred as Girl in the Broadway smash hit musical “Once” (also directed by Ivo van Hove), which received a Tony Award for Best Musical, Grammy Award for Best Musical Theater Album, Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Musical, and a Drama Desk Award and Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Musical. Milioti was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Leading Actress in a Musical, a Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Lead Actress, an Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical, and a Drama League Award for Distinguished Performance.
Her other Broadway credits include “Coram Boy” and “Lieutenant of Inshore.” Other stage credits include “Little Foxes,” “That Face,” “The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter,” “The Retributionists,” “Stunning,” for which she received a Lucille Lortel Award, “Some Americans Abroad” and “Crooked.”