She played Sunny in Flashdance and found success as a television writer and a story editor.
She started her acting career with her twin sister as one half of the Doublemint Twins.
She wrote nine episodes of Sons of Anarchy from 2009 to 2012.
She has a twin sister, Jean, and three other siblings: Katey, Joe and David.
She acted alongside Ryan Reynolds in the ABC series Two Guys, A Girl and a Pizza Place.