- Worked as a teacher for nearly 13 years to help supplement her acting income.
- Won the first Natalie Schafer Award for Comedic Actress in 1996.
- Won the Ovation Award in Los Angeles for her role in the theatrical production of Our Country's Good.
- Appeared in commercials for AT&T and Hometown Buffet.
- Was cast in director Doug Atchison's films The Pornographer and Akeelah and the Bee.
- Costarred with her husband, John Billingsley, in The 12 Dogs of Christmas and The Nine.
- Became a series regular in the fourth season of Chuck.
- John Billingsley — Husband
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- Birth Place: Charlottesville, VA
- Profession: Actor