Actress who made her film debut as Dorothy in the 1985 Disney film Return to Oz. She has also played roles in the features Gas, Food, and Lodging, The Craft, American History X, Almost Famous and The Waterboy.
She began acting at the age of six. In 1983, at the age of nine, she played a role in the TV movie The Best Christmas Pageant Ever.
She voiced the character Connie D'Amico in a 2000 episode of the animated TV series Family Guy.
She dated David Thewils from 1996 to 1997. Her mother Cathryn was a dance teacher and her father Solomon was a member of the 1960's rock band Kaleidoscope.
She starred with Marlon Brando in the 1996 sci-fi horror film The Island of Dr. Moreau.