Perhaps most famous for her portrayal of Cynthia McEachin on the Fox series Dark Angel, she is also notable for her recurring roles on the television shows Reaper and Men of a Certain Age.
Early in her acting career, she appeared in episodes of Family Matters and Malcolm & Eddie.
She performed at several famous Southern California comedy venues, including The Comedy Store and The Improv.
Born in Lafayette, Louisiana, and raised in Fort Worth, Texas, she later settled in Los Angeles, California.
In 1994, she replaced Maria Sansone as the host of the game show Gladiators 2000.