Actress whose best known films include Volcano, John Q, I Know What You Did Last Summer and Six Days Seven Nights.
She received her first acting role after graduating high school in the soap opera Another World.
She played Marin Frist in the TV drama Men in Trees from 2006 to 2008. In 2020, she competed on Dancing with the Stars alongside her partner Keo Motsepe.
She dated Ellen DeGeneres from 1997 to 2000. She was then married to Coley Laffoon and they had one son together. Following their divorce she began dating James Tupper and they later welcomed a son. She began dating Thomas Jane in 2019. In 2021, she started dating skincare guru Peter Thomas Roth.
She co-starred with Harrison Ford in the 1998 adventure film Six Days Seven Nights.