- Spent the majority of her childhood living in Hong Kong and Singapore.
- While breaking into acting she worked part-time as a word processor for a New York City law firm.
- Wore a wig during the famous hair-cutting scene in the cult-classic film Sixteen Candles.
- After acting for 25 years professionally, began a career as a real-estate broker.
- State University of New York, Purchase, New York, United States