|Born||(1981-03-26) March 26, 1981
Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
|Alma mater||Ohio State University|
Lima was born in Cincinnati, Ohio. She is of Italian descent. She graduated from high school in 1999and went on to study Communications at Ohio State University. After college graduation, she worked as a production assistant at NBC4 in Columbus, Ohio. She then decided to move to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career.
Lima was a series regular in the internet comedy Poor Paul (2008-2009) and later became a series regular in Fox‘s medical drama The Mob Doctor (2012-2013). She had a recurring role in NBC‘s spy series Allegiance (2015), was a series regular in ABC‘s thriller The Family (2016) and has a recurring role in Fox’s action drama Lethal Weapon (2016). Also in 2016, Lima was cast as Maggie Sawyer in season two of The CW‘s Supergirl.
Lima has also made one-off appearances in episodes of How I Met Your Mother (2008), Ghost Whisperer (2009), Melrose Place (2009), House (2010), In Plain Sight (2010), Franklin & Bash (2011) and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2014).
|2008||Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles||Franny||Episode: “The Turk”|
|2008||How I Met Your Mother||Haley||Episode: “Rebound Bro“|
|2008||Privileged||Pretty Bartender||Pilot episode|
|2008||My Own Worst Enemy||Female Janus Tech||Episode: “Henry and the Terrible… Day”|
|2009||Ghost Whisperer||Female Co-Ed||Episode: “Body of Water”|
|2009||The Alyson Stoner Project||Flori||Direct-to-video project|
|2009||Melrose Place||Carla||Episode: “Nightingale”|
|2008–2009||Poor Paul||Elizabeth||Web series; main role|
|2010||Kings by Night||Amanda||TV film|
|2010||House M.D.||Gabriella||Episode: “Black Hole“|
|2010||In Plain Sight||Robin Cusato||Episode: “Death Becomes Her”|
|2010||Glory Daze||Maya||Episodes: “Hungry Like Teen Wolf” and “Why Shant This Be Love?”|
|2011||The Nine Lives of Chloe King||Lilah Montiero||Episode: “Girls Night Out”|
|2011||Franklin & Bash||Amelia||Episode: “Go Tell It on the Mountain”|
|2012–2013||The Mob Doctor||Nurse Rosa ‘Ro’ Quintero||Main role|
|2013||Hawaii Five-0||Allison Hutchins||Episode: “Ua Nalohia”|
|2014||Psych||Love||Episode: “The Breakup”|
|2015||Allegiance||Michelle Prado||Recurring role|
|2016||The Family||Bridey Cruz||Main role|
|2016–2017||Lethal Weapon||Miranda Riggs||Recurring role|
|2016–present||Supergirl||Maggie Sawyer||Main role (season 2)
Recurring role (season 3-present)