Darren Richmond's campaign adviser and lover, Gwen Eaton is the smart, sophisticated, and ambitious daughter of a senator. One of Richmond's most intimate political associates, her professional relationship with him becomes strained after she learns that he had her emails searched as part of his effort to determine who was leaking campaign secrets. Later, suspecting that Richmond is lying to her about his fidelity, Gwen admits to Sarah that she provided a false alibi for him and turns over a DVD proving that Richmond met Rosie before she died. Her relationship with Richmond becomes strained when he learns that she spoke to police, prompting her to take a job in Washington D.C. However, she ultimately returns to Richmond’s side until the end of his victorious campaign.
Kristin Lehman is a familiar face to audiences for her series regular roles on numerous dramas over her career, including Fox’s Drive, Killer Instinct, ESPN’s Tilt, CBS’ Century City and Judging Amy, and ABC’s Strange World.
Lehman’s feature credits include The Sentinel, opposite Michael Douglas and Kiefer Sutherland. She also has appeared in The Chronicles of Riddick, starring Vin Diesel and Dame Judi Dench; The Way of the Gun with James Caan, Benicio Del Toro and Taye Diggs; Dog Park with Luke Wilson, Natasha Henstridge and Janeane Garofalo; and Alaska with Thora Birch, Vincent Kartheiser and Charlton Heston.
Originally from Vancouver, BC, Canada, Lehman currently divides her time between Vancouver and Los Angeles.