In 2008, Appleby joined the cast of the final season of ER, playing an intern named Daria Wade, before starring as Cate Cassidy in the CW drama Life Unexpected that ran for two seasons.
In the summer of 2012, she starred as Lucy in the web comedy series Dating Rules from My Future Self.
She started acting and taking acting classes because her parents were concerned that she was so shy and introverted. In 2006, she had a recurring role on the short-lived ABC drama Six Degrees as Anya, a young assistant in a relationship with a much older photographer.
Later that year, she played Hildy Young in the new USA Network series To Love and Die, that began airing in late December 2008.
She is known for her leading role as Liz Parker in the television series Roswell.
Don't worry, Mystic Falls fans: Candice Accola will be prepared to help Elena transition on The Vampire Diaries Season 4 premiere. In the meantime, the actress will star on season two of , a Web series in which a young woman takes romantic advice from a future version of herself and sets out to change her bedroom-hopping ways as a result.Shiri Freda Appleby (born December 7, 1978) is an American actress.It took her 14 years—from start to finish, with a large chunk of time spent working, to complete the degree, which she did in 2012.Appleby began her acting career at the age of four, starting with advertisements for various products such as Cheerios and M&M's. (1989), ER (1994), Baywatch (1989), Xena: Warrior Princess (1995), 7th Heaven (1997), Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990), before landing her break-out role in the series Roswell (1999–2002), where she tried out for the roles of Isabel and Maria before landing the leading role of Liz Parker.
She also participated in a short film called Carjacking directed by Dan Passman and co-starring Geoff Stults.In 2007, she appeared in the movie What Love Is alongside Cuba Gooding Jr., Matthew Lillard, and Anne Heche.