She had a childhood crush on Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones, and, for a time, she wanted to study archaeology.
In addition to her television work, she appeared on stage and did radio dramas with the L.A. Theatre Works.
She married Private Practice star Paul Adelstein and they later welcomed a daughter. The couple filed for divorce in 2016. In June 2017, she began dating her How to Get Away with Murder co-star Charlie Weber.
She appeared in an episode of Aaron Sorkin's The West Wing.