Texas-born model, screen actress, and 1996 champion of the Fitness America Pageant.
After studying to become a dental hygienist, she began her career as a model, winning several swimsuit contests.
She appeared on an episode of The Young and the Restless.
She was born in Galveston, Texas to an Iraqi surgeon father and a Czech artist mother.
She appeared in The Scorpion King, a 2002 film starring Michael Clarke Duncan.