Julie M. Benz born May 1, 1972 is an American actress. For her role as Rita Morgan on Dexter, Benz won the 2006 Satellite Award for Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television. She is also well known for her role of Darla on Angel and Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

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Benz was married to actor John Kassir. They were wed on May 30, 1998. She filed for divorce in December 2007. She is currently dating Rich Orosco who is the Vice President of Marketing for Warner Bros. Television.

Awards: Edit

  • 2006 Satellite Awards: Supporting Actress in a Series (Dexter) - Won
  • 2008 Eyegore Awards - Won
  • 2008 Scream Awards: Best Actress in a Horror Movie or TV Show (Dexter) - Nominated