Particularly notable for her roles in the German films Kreuzweg (2014), Baader (2002), and Jenseits der Stille (1996), she is also known for her work in the 1990 family feature The Neverending Story II: The Next Chapter, as well as for her appearances in a number of German TV series and TV movies.
She began her acting career in the late 1980s and, over the course of the next two-and-a-half decades, appeared in some twelve dozen films.
In 2007, she played Anja Nolte in the television series Elvis und der Kommissar (Elvis and the Cop).
She spent her early years in Schleswig-Holstein and Bavaria, Germany.
She is a contemporary of fellow German actress Ursula Kraven.