Elizabeth "Liz" Keen
Megan Boone stars as rookie FBI agent Elizabeth Keen on NBC's high-action government crime thriller "The Blacklist."
Boone made her feature-film debut in the Lionsgate cult hit "My Bloody Valentine," directed by Patrick Lussier. Boone also played a supporting role in HBO Films' "Sex and the City 2," starring opposite Sarah Jessica Parker, Chris Noth and Cynthia Nixon. Her other film credits include "Welcome to the Jungle" and "Step Up Revolution."
Boone has starred in numerous independent films, including Stephen Elliott's "About Cherry," opposite James Franco, Heather Graham and Dev Patel. She also appeared in Adele Romanski's deconstruction of a relationship drama, "Leave Me Like You Found Me," for which she won the Best Actor Award at the 2012 GenArt Film Festival.
She will next be seen in the Universal ensemble comedy "Welcome to the Jungle," alongside Jean-Claude Van Damme, Kristen Schaal, Rob Huebel and Adam Brody.
On television, Boone played the role of Junior Deputy District Attorney Lauren Stanton on the NBC series "Law & Order: Los Angeles."
An East Coast native, Boone studied with Jane Alexander and Ed Sherin at Florida's Asolo Theater, while workshopping with playwrights to develop new material under the guidance of Tony Award winner Mark Medoff.
In 2008, Boone produced and starred in the Charles L. Mee play "Limonade Tous Les Jours." She received two L.A. Weekly Theater Awards for her performance, Best Comedy Ensemble and Best Performance by an Actress in a Comedy.
A rookie FBI profiler, Liz’s life was turned upside down when notorious criminal Raymond Reddington turned himself in - insisting on speaking only with her. That same day, she discovered a box hidden under her floorboards, which eventually led to the revelation that her husband Tom was actually a spy implanted in her life by Reddington's great adversary, Berlin. Through the chaos, Liz managed to become an outstanding field agent, dedicated to finding Berlin and bringing him to justice.