It turned out Newman was more engaging than the show, so here's what you need to know about the pretty, petite redhead:
Full Name: Jaime Ray Newman
Hometown: Suburbs of Detroit
Education: Newman started at Boston University (Ginnifer Goodwin was a classmate) before transferring to Northwestern University to study English literature.
Big break: "General Hospital," 2001
Can be seen in: "Mental" (Fox), "Eureka" (SciFi Channel, starting in July); "Eastwick" (ABC, starting this fall)
Extracurricular activities: Music. Newman is a jazz vocalist and played around Los Angeles between acting jobs. "But I lost a lot of my musicians to much cooler bands," she says. "My pianist is now in My Morning Jacket." Now she dabbles with "Eastwick" co-star Price, who is also a songwriter and producer.
Fashion connection: Her younger sister Beth is the in-house pr manager for denim company J Brand.