Sarah Burns as Abby | Married on FX
"Abby," played by Sarah Burns, is Lina’s new ally at school. She’s a single mother whose desperate need for approval keeps getting her in trouble.
Named by Entertainment Weekly as one of the 25 funniest actresses in Hollywood, Sarah Burns is most commonly recognized for her role as “Krista” in the HBO series Enlightened, written and executive produced by Mike White and starring and executive produced by Laura Dern. Burns’ other feature credits include “Harper” in Going the Distance, opposite Justin Long and Drew Barrymore, and as “Janine” in Life As We Know It, opposite Katherine Heigl.
Burns recently finished shooting the film Brothers-In-Law, co-starring Bobby Moynihan and Taran Killam, and the independent feature Grandma, which was written and directed by Paul Weitz and co-stars Lily Tomlin. She was also recently seen in Stu Zicherman’s film A.C.O.D. opposite Adam Scott, Amy Poehler and Richard Jenkins, and will next be seen starring in the independent feature, Bad Boy Crazy Girls opposite Adam Pally, Reid Scott and Catherine Reitman.
Burns hails from the Upright Citzens Brigade in New York and her previous credits include I Love You Man opposite Paul Rudd, Jason Segel and Rashida Jones; How To Get Away With Murder ; The Mindy Project; Drunk History; Flight of the Conchords and 30 Rock.