Most well known for her performances in horror movies, she co-starred with a young Leonardo DiCaprio in the 1991 feature Critters 3 and later starred as Kristy in the 2013 thriller Closed for the Season.
In one of her earliest screen appearances, she portrayed Cathy in a 1986 horror flick titled Sorority House Massacre.
In 2006, she guest starred in two episodes of the CBS series Shark.
She was born and raised in California.
She and Jennifer Aniston were both in the cast of the short-lived 1990s situation comedy Muddling Through.