On Law & Order: Special Victims, there’s a measles breakout in the New York City school system. Turns out some parents lied about having their kids vaccinated and falsified medical records. One woman is taken to court– Trudy Malko. The defiant mother who believes vaccinations are harmful is portrayed by Missi Pyle.
Pyle has been in several TV shows including Mad About You, Friends, The Drew Carey Show, Ally McBeal and films including 50 First Dates, Anchorman, Dodgeball, and most recently Gone Girl. But Pyle might be best known for her recurring TV role as Delores Pasternak in Two and a Half Men.