Actress who rose to prominence for playing Daphne on HBO's True Blood.
She attended the Houston High School for Performing Arts.
She was nominated for two Daytime Emmy Awards for her portrayal of Megan Dennison on the soap opera The Young and the Restless. She played the role of Tracy in the 2003 film Old School. She runs a self-titled website where she posts blog entries about her personal life.
She married Noah Nelson in 2002, but the couple divorced in 2009.
She starred in True Blood with Anna Paquin.