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As the play's run was coming to an end, she read the script for the USA Network television spy series Covert Affairs: "I was reading movie scripts and I wasn't finding anything that was really speaking to me and my agent suggested that I read [the Covert Affairs script].
And I hadn't thought about doing television, but when I read it, it kind of changed everything for me.
She is of English, German, Irish (father) and Norwegian (mother) descent; while her surname is sometimes mistakenly described as Portuguese, it originates in Italy and was first recorded in 1491 in Milan.
For prominent members of the original Italian family Perabò see the Villa Perabò in Varese.
She's such a powerful character, she's so smart, the action is so intense, and I really thought it would be fun to do." After the finale of the first season, the second season was announced to begin in summer of 2011.
For her work on Covert Affairs, she received a nomination for the 2010 Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Television Series Drama.
Her character, Simone, is a former member of Matthew Perry's character's support group, returning to the group and becoming his love interest.
Perabo was originally scheduled to appear in three episodes, but this was increased to four.
She is best known for playing CIA Agent Annie Walker in the spy drama series Covert Affairs, which ran on the USA Network for five seasons between 20.Casting director Denise Fitzgerald spotted her and asked her to read for a part.She was not cast, but when Fitzgerald found out that she did not have any representation, she made phone calls on Perabo's behalf and found her an agent.In 2001, she starred in an independent Canadian drama called Lost and Delirious, playing a boarding school student who falls in love with a female classmate.The film received mixed reviews, but her performance was widely praised, The next year she starred as a French exchange student in the independent comedy Slap Her...