Actress best known for her role in the surfing film Blue Crush. She has also appeared in the films Sleepover, Carolina, and Hearts in Atlantis.
She attended Lycée Français de Los Angeles, which led her to her first starring role in the 2004 film Sleepover.
She was nominated for a Teen Choice Award for her appearance as Harley Hetson in Dawson's Creek.
She is the daughter of Holly Sue and Benjamin Melvin Boorem. She has a brother named Benjamin.
She appeared in the music video Light On, performed by David Cook.