Fast Facts

  • Lived with her mother in a tepee in northern California for a short time as a child.
  • Was legally emancipated at age 16 and working in Hollywood.
  • Advised to take acting classes by her aunt, Carol Merrill, who was a spokesmodel on Let's Make a Deal.
  • Directed by longtime boyfriend Sebastian Gutierrez in the films Women in Trouble and Elektra Luxx.


  • 2006, Critics' Choice Awards — Best Acting Ensemble: Nominee
  • 2007, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee


  • Sebastian Gutierrez — Significant Other
  • Carol Merrill — Aunt
  • Carl Gugino — Father
  • Carl Gugino Jr. — Half Brother

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  • Birth Place: Sarasota, FL
  • Profession: Actor, Model, Producer

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