Scottie Thompson is an actress and an activist. She grew up performing on stage as a ballet dancer, and followed her passion for storytelling into a career in film, TV and theater after completing her undergraduate degree in Performance Studies at Harvard University.

Scottie has recurred in several series, playing the role of Mantis (aka Vivian) in 12 Monkeys, Zoe D’Antonio in The Blacklist, and Diana Van Dine in Trauma. But she is perhaps best known for her arc as Jeanne Benoit on NCIS.

Her film credits include Skyline, Star Trek (2009), The Lookalike, 37: A Final Promise, Dead on Arrival, and Epiphany, among others.

Outside of acting, Scottie is involved in environmental activism, and is passionate about and highly involved in promoting health, education and women’s rights. She is a lover of nature, writing, reading and exploring other places and cultures. You can find her on Instagram and Twitter.