Canadian actress who gained recognition for her work in independent horror films, including Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV.
She suffered through a tough upbringing, living on the streets and surviving a physical attack by a homeless man as a teenager.
She became known for her acting work with production company Troma Entertainment, which gained a cult following among fans of B-movies.
Her parents were deemed unsuited to raise her, and so she lived in foster care until becoming homeless.
She appeared in the film Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV, which also featured Ian Kilmister a.k.a. Lemmy from Motorhead.