Won fans as daughter Emma McArdle on Kate & Allie, a television series that ran from 1984 to 1989.
Her film debut was with Al Pacino in Author! Author! when she was twelve.
She used the money she earned from her role in the show Kate & Allie to earn her degree at Yale University.
Ari's mother's name is Taro Meyer.
Susan Saint James worked with her in Kate & Allie.