Laila Robins will next be seen as a regular on the ABC series Deception which will premiere on March 11th. She was recently seen in season 2 of the TNT series Murder In the First and on Showtime's Homeland as Martha Boyd, the smart no-nonsense US ambassador to Pakistan. She has appeared in many films including Eye In the Sky, Side Effects, Blumenthal, Concussion, Multiple Sarcasms, The Good Shepherd, An Innocent Man, Welcome Home Roxy Carmichael, True Crime and Planes, Trains and Automobiles.
Laila's television credits include Quantico, the HBO pilot The Money opposite Brendan Gleeson, Person of Interest, Blue Bloods, Damages, Too Big to Fail, Bored To Death, God in America, In Treatment, The Sopranos, Law And Order, and the series lead in Gabriel's Fire opposite James Earl Jones.
She appeared on Broadway in Heartbreak House, the Tony-nominated play Frozen, The Herbal Bed and The Real Thing. Off-Broadway credits include the quartet of Richard Nelson plays performed in repertory at The Public to rave reviews: Regular Singing, Sorry, Sweet & Sad, That Hopey Changey Thing; The Lady From Dubuque, Antony And Cleopatra, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Sore Throats, Tiny Alice, Mrs. Klein and The Merchant Of Venice. Recently, Laila was seen starring in the Guthrie Theater production of The Lion In The Winter, the George Street Playhouse's production of The Second Mrs. Wilson where she received rave reviews and The Chinese Room at the Williamstown Theatre Festival.