The Legend of Korra credits
- Character information: Kya
Selected other credits
- Three Hours Between Planes (2013; short)
- Grilled (2006)
- Daddy Day Care (2003)
- Keeping the Faith (2000)
- Susan's Plan (1998)
- The Doors (1991)
Edelstein began her professional acting career while studying theater at N.Y.U.'s Tisch School of the Arts. After performing in a wide range of productions on and off Broadway, she authored and performed the AIDS-related musical Positive Me at Ellen Stuart's La Mama, in Manhattan. It was one one of the earliest AIDS-related theater productions.
Edelstein gained her first television experience in 1990 as a host of the cable series Awake on the Wild Side and has since taken on a wide variety of roles, including a call-girl girlfriend on The West Wing, David Conrad's sister on Relativity, the transsexual boyfriend of James Le Gros in Ally McBeal, and an Orthodox Jewish woman in Family Law.
- 2011: Won a People's Choice Award (Favorite TV Drama Actress)
- 2005: Won a Satellite Award for House, M.D. (Outstanding Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television)