(2011), which was followed by roles in the political satire The Dictator (2012), and the romantic comedy I Give It a Year (2013).
Faris has played Christy Plunkett on the CBS sitcom Mom since 2013.
In 2017, she made another voice role as a hacker emoji called Jailbreak in The Emoji Movie. At age six, her parents enrolled her in a community drama class for kids as they usually encouraged her to act.born November 29, 1976) is an American actress, producer, and singer.Raised north of Seattle, Washington, Faris was active in theater as a child, performing with the Seattle Repertory Theater at age nine.After graduating from college, Faris relocated to Los Angeles to pursue a career in acting.She rose to prominence for her work in comedic roles, particularly the lead part of Cindy Campbell in the Wayans Brothers' Scary Movie films.Her next film appearance was in a supporting role in the indie horror May, playing Polly, the lesbian colleague of a lonely and traumatized young woman who desperately attempts to connect with people.The movie premiered at the 2002 Sundance Film Festival and received a release in selected theaters.For her performance, she received nominations for the Breakthrough Female Performance and Best Kiss Awards at the 2001 MTV Movie Awards.Faris subsequently reprised her role in Scary Movie 2, released on July 4, 2001.(2005), Just Friends (2005), and My Super Ex-Girlfriend (2006).She received critical praise for her role in the indie stoner comedy Smiley Face (2007) and then starred in the Playboy-themed movie The House Bunny (2008), which was billed as her star vehicle and earned her an MTV Movie Award nomination for Best Comedic Performance.