Saffron Dominique Burrows (born 22 October 1972) is an English actress and former fashion model, who starred as Det. Serena Stevens on Law & Order: Criminal Intent and Lorraine Weller on Boston Legal.
Burrows made her film debut in In the Name of the Father (1993). Her first significant acting role was as an ambitious Irish woman in Circle of Friends (1995). Subsequently, she appeared in Hotel de Love (1996). In 1999, she appeared in the science fiction Wing Commander (1999), the thriller Deep Blue Sea, and the experimental film The Loss of Sexual Innocence. The following year she appeared in Miss Julie and Timecode.
In 2001, she had roles in Enigma, and Tempted. In 2004, she played the part of Andromache in the big-budget movie Troy and was the female lead in Perfect Creature. In January 2005, she created the role of Janey in the world premiere of Earthly Paradise at the Almeida Theatre, and on 30 October 2005, she appeared on stage at the Old Vic theatre in London in a rehearsed reading of 24-hour play, Night Sky, alongside Christopher Eccleston.
Burrows played attorney Lorraine Weller on ABC's Boston Legal (Season 4) from 2007-2008. She starred on NBC's new series, My Own Worst Enemy until its cancellation.
In 2008, she appeared in the independent film The Guitar, which made its debut at the Sundance Film Festival, as well as in a starring role in the heist film The Bank Job.
In 2009, Burrows contributed to the Actors Come Clean for Congo video for the Raise Hope for Congo campaign, a campaign of the Enough Project, in support of the conflict mineral issue.
During 2010, she starred as Det. Serena Stevens on Law & Order: Criminal Intent, where she replaced Julianne Nicholson. Burrows departed the main cast at the end of the ninth season.
Burrows modelled for Marks & Spencer's autumn 2010 campaign for their Portfolio range.