Samantha Mathis (born May 12, 1970) is an American actress. The daughter of actress Bibi Besch (Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan), Mathis made her film debut in Pump Up the Volume (1990), and later co-starred or appeared in such films as |Little Women (1994), The American President (1995), Broken Arrow (1996), American Psycho (2000), The Punisher (2004), and Atlas Shrugged: Part II (2012).
Appearances in adaptations of Stephen King works
Mathis portrayed Susan Norton in the 2004 television adaptation of Salem's Lot. She portrayed Karen Evans in the 2006 television adaptation of The Fifth Quarter in Nightmares & Dreamscapes: From the Stories of Stephen King and she portrayed Alice Calvert in the television series Under the Done.