Julie Marie Benz is an American actress. She is best known for her role as as Darla on the sitcom Buffy the Vampire Slayer and its spinoff, Angel, and as Rita Bennett on Dexter.
For Disney, she played Ursula Stanhope in George of the Jungle 2 (replacing Leslie Mann). She also played Bianca in Boy Meets World and Robin Gallagher in Desperate Housewives. In addition, she played Stephanie Powell in the ABC TV show, No Ordinary Family and Sexy Woman in the 1995 version of The Barefoot Executive.