Julie Benz is an actress, born July 1, 1972, best known as Darla from Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel, Rita Bennett on Dexter, and Stephanie Powell on No Ordinary Family, as well as such movies as Jawbreaker, Shriek If You Know What I Did Last Friday the 13th, Rambo IV and Saw V. Starred in Syfy's Defiance as Mayor Amanda Rosewater from 2013-15, when the show was cancelled.She was once married to Voice Actor John Kassir.Not known to be related to anyone named Mercedes.note
This actress exhibits the examples of:
- Fascinating Eyebrow
- Mean Character, Nice Actor: She is known for being very bubbly, nice, and sweet despite having played a 400-year-old murderous vampire.
- Ms. Fanservice: Notably in Desperate Housewives.
- Vocal Dissonance: She has a high-pitched, girly voice that's in contrast to her appearance.