Emily Wagner was born and raised in New York City. After graduating from Vassar, where she majored in Fine Art and Art History, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue acting and art. She has played Doris Pickman on ER for the past ten years. Emily is an accomplished artist and filmmaker, having written, produced and starred in several independent shorts and features. The summer of 2003 she starred in THE TALENT GIVEN US, a feature film directed by her brother Andrew and starring her entire famly. Emily has exhibited her artwork in Los Angeles, New York, Franfurt and Miami. She is also a yoga teacher and DJ.