- Mother is Russian; father is Hungarian.
- Appeared in a beauty pageant when she was 8 years old.
- Began her acting career on The Bold and the Beautiful as a series regular in 1997.
- Made her film debut in The Shrunken City in 1998.
- Underwent four hours of prosthetics for her role as Anna Nicole Smith in The Anna Nicole Smith Story.
- 2004, Independent Spirit Awards — Best Female Lead: Nominee