Date of birth: June 27, 1978
Full name: Courtney Braden Ford
True Blood character: Portia Bellefleur
Hometown: Orange County, CA
Courtney Ford’s Bio:
Courtney has appeared on numerous television shows, including Ugly Betty, How I Met Your Mother and NCIS.
She received her training at The Improv Underground, where she studied
with Lesley Kahn and Andrew Magarian. Courtney considered giving up
acting, but during what she considered to be her final audition, she
landed the role of Christine Hill on Dexter. In 2006, Courtney was named one of the “Top Ten Faces To Watch On Television” by Variety. She’s married to Superman Returns’ Brandon Routh and they currently live in Los Angeles.