But, given the fervour around her in the mid-1990s, her professional and public profile has been surprisingly patchy.I arrive to meet Ehle as her shoot for Stella is finishing, in a sunny studio in a not-quite-gentrified part of Brooklyn, New York.
But obviously, the singer also known as Mercedes Jones made it onto the Fox Network anyway.
Scooby-Doo is the pet and lifelong companion of Shaggy Rogers and in many iterations, including the original series, is regarded as a unique Great Dane dog who is able to speak in broken English, unlike most other dogs in his reality, and usually puts the letter R in front of words spoken.
Other incarnations, such as A Pup Named Scooby-Doo, present talking dogs like Scooby as quite common.
The street is not somewhere one would wish to linger after dark, and downstairs is a factory making dog boots, but the un-actressy Ehle, 45, is taking it all in her stride (no pun intended).
Between shots she chats happily, telling me that she began adopting a British accent aged 20, while studying at London’s Central School of Speech and Drama.