Mexican actress known for her portrayal of Nurse Cherry Marquez on the NBC medical drama ER. She has also had roles on notable series such as Judging Amy and CSI: Miami.
She started acting professionally in 1986 and had an early recurring role on the series Missing Persons. She made her film debut in 1992 for The Public Eye.
She had a main role as Isabel in the fifth Bring It On film Flight to the Finish.
She has five siblings that she grew up with in Mexico City and later Elgin, Illinois.
She shared the screen with Joe Pesci in The Public Eye.