Wynn Everett was born in Atlanta and raised in Dunwoody, Georgia. As a junior in high school, she was the lead in a One Act Competition production of Children of a Lesser God, where she won Georgia State Best Actress. She graduated from Auburn University.
Everett’s acting career spans across television, film and theater. She recently wrapped a large recurring role on the HBO series The Newsroom, and starred opposite Steve Zahn and Christian Slater in the ABC drama series Mind Games. On the big screen, she was in Charlie Wilson’s War with Tom Hanks, and starred alongside Christopher Walken, Morgan Freeman and William H. Macy in The Maiden Heist.
As an on stage performer, Everett has appeared in Galaxy Video at the Kraine Theater in New York. She was the lead in Home, at Altered Stages, and also appeared in Hiding Behind Comets, at 29th Street Repertory and Return to the Upright Position, at 13th Repertory.