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Judy Greer is quite the character

Judy Greer is quite the character

You know you've seen her somewhere. She's funny, she's (usually) a redhead — maybe she's Kathy Griffin? No, not her.

Who is she? That actress who has been in a million romantic comedies? Always the sidekick? You must know her name.

Judy Greer knows this is what strangers think when they pass her on the street. Some end up discreetly pulling out their iPhones to Google her, but others just walk straight up to the actress to ask her what she's appeared in.

"I Don't Know What You Know Me From," is what she wants to say. That's also the title of her new book, in which the 38-year-old candidly describes what it's like to be a character actress in...