Tawny Cypress is an actress known primarily for her roles in the TV series Heroes and FOX drama K-Ville. In addition to these, the New Jersey native’s TV background includes roles in Law & Order: Criminal IntentNYPD Blue, Army Wives, All My Children, and the Netflix original series House of Cards. Cypress has also starred on the big screen in the films Autumn in New York, Remains and Brooklyn’s Finest.  (Photo: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)