Attractive Party of Five actress who won a 2007 Saturn Award for Best Actress for her role as Melinda Gordon in Ghost Whisperer.
She became a member of the Texas Show Team at the age of nine, and began her career in the Disney Channel show, Kids Incorporated.
In 1997, she had a major role on the highly successful horror film, I Know What You Did Last Summer, and in 2008, Maxim named her the sexiest woman on TV.
She was engaged to Ross McCall in 2007, but they cancelled the engagement in 2008. She became engaged to Brian Hallisay in 2013.
She starred in the 2001 film, Heartbreakers, alongside Sigourney Weaver, who played her character's mother.