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Marika Domińczyk is a Polish-American actress.


Domińczyk was born in Kielce, Poland, on July 7, 1980. Her parents were Aleksandra and Miroslaw Domińczyk; her father Miroslaw was a leader in the Polish Solidarity movement. She has two sisters named Dagmara and Veronika, who both also became American actresses. At the age of three, she and the rest of her family immigrated to the U.S. and first settled in New York City, New York. As an adult, Domińczyk became an actress and has been known to be cast in Hispanic roles despite being Polish.

On Criminal Minds[]

Domińczyk portrayed Lida Taffert, the Polish mother of an abducted and murdered American boy who was also abducted by her son's killer. She appeared in the Season Nine episode "The Caller".


  • Grey's Anatomy (2016-2017) as Eliza Minnick (6 episodes)
  • Let's Kill Ward's Wife (2014) as Amanda
  • Criminal Minds - "The Caller" (2013) TV episode - Lida Taffert
  • Vegas (2013) as Nadia Lattimer
  • Rizzoli & Isles (2011) as Theresa
  • Brothers & Sisters (2006-2011) as Tyler Altamirano (10 episodes)
  • I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell (2009) as Lara
  • The Unit (2009) as Anya
  • House M.D. (2008) as Heather
  • Who Do You Love (2008) as Revetta Chess
  • Get Smart's Bruce and Lloyd Out of Control (2008) as Isabella (video)
  • Las Vegas (2008) as Marisa Rodriguez
  • Bagboy (2007) as Bambi Strasinsky
  • Manchild (2007) as Tiffany
  • Heist (2006) as Lola (7 episodes)
  • Bones (2006) as Leslie Snow
  • The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005) as Bernadette
  • Halley's Comet (2005) as Mattea
  • Confessions of a Dog (2005) as Brunette
  • North Shore (2004) as Erika (6 episodes)
  • Invitation to a Suicide (2004) as Manhattan Woman
  • The Help (2004) as Anna the Nanny (7 episodes)
  • Porn 'n Chicken (2002) as Tatiana
  • Witchblade (2002) as Christina (2 episodes)
  • 3 A.M. (2001) as Cathy
  • Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2001) as Tess Michner
  • The $treet (2000) as Hostess

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For an up-to-date filmography, see here.