Actress who became known for her appearances in Dazed and Confused and Chasing Amy. She also had roles in Big Daddy and The Big Empty.
She moved from Arkansas to go to college in San Diego.
She began a relationship with Kevin Smith while filming Mallrats, and then starred in Chasing Amy.
She grew up with two older siblings. She dated actor Vince Vaughn in 1998 after co-starring in the film A Cool, Dry Place.
She starred alongside Adam Sandler in the 1999 comedy Big Daddy.