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Rachel Boston : Darcy Miller

Born and raised in Signal Mountain, Tennessee, Rachel Boston fell in love with theater at the age of 7 when she was cast in a church play. At the age of 17, she moved to New York City to pursue an acting career. Rachel received a scholarship to study at New York University and later moved to Los Angeles to begin filming NBC's Award Winning Television Series "American Dreams."

Boston starred alongside Julia Ormond and Jenna Dewan-Tatum in the Lifetime series "Witches of East End." Boston was one of TV Line's 15 Fresh Faces of Fall for her work portraying wide eyed librarian Ingrid Beauchamp and "TV Guide" included Boston in their "Hot List" issue honoring the year's best shows.

For her starring role as Mindy in the independent feature "The Pill," Boston was honored with the Stargazer Award for the most talented emerging actress at the Gen Art Film Festival in New York City, the Best Actress Award from the San Diego Film Festival, and the Emerging Artist Award from the Big Apple Film Festival. Filmed in Manhattan, "The Pill," which also took home the Gen Art Film Festival Audience Award.

She previously appeared with Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Zooey Deschanel in the Golden Globe® nominated film "500 Days of Summer," which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival and went on to win an Independent Spirit Award for Best Screenplay. She also co-starred alongside Matthew McConaughey and Jennifer Garner in the romantic comedy "Ghosts of Girlfriends Past."

Boston executive produced and starred in "Black Marigolds," which reunited her with Noah Bean, her co-star from "The Pill." She has served as an associate producer on several television movies including “A Ring By Spring,” “A Gift of Miracles,” and “Holiday Reunion.”

Previously, Boston starred in the CBS comedy series "The Ex List" as Daphne Bloome and on the USA series "In Plain Sight." Some of her guest-starring appearances include "Grey's Anatomy," "Curb Your Enthusiasm, "ER," "NCIS," "Rules of Engagement," "The Closer," "Crossing Jordan," and "Mad Love."

Boston began her career in television on NBC's award- winning series "American Dreams," playing Beth Mason, the strong-willed girlfriend to J.J. Pryor (Will Estes). Set in the 1960's, Beth brought a wave of female independence and a voice of modern-day opinions as she laid the groundwork for the ever-changing world issues, including equality for women. Boston has been involved with The Blank Theater Company often appearing in the Young Playwrights Festival. She loves music and theater and currently lives in Los Angeles.