Played Emily Quartermaine on the soap opera General Hospital. She also had roles in The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants and 127 Hours. Also a poet, she released her third collection of poetry in 2014.
She held many starring roles in school plays, including Pippi Longstocking.
She was a victim of an Ashton Kutcher Punk'd episode in which she lost somebody's dog.
She starred on Joan of Arcadia with co-star Joe Mantegna.