- Made her big-screen debut as Audrey Griswold in the fourth installment of the Chevy Chase Vacation series, Vegas Vacation (1997).
- Earned a Golden Eagle Award for Most Promising Actress for her portrayal of troubled teen Victoria Santiago on the Showtime drama Resurrection Blvd.
- CTU Chief of Staff Nadia Yassir was the fourth role that she auditioned for on the Fox thriller series 24.
- Has said pronouncing Arabic words and memorizing technical lines were two of the biggest challenges she faced on 24.
- Starred on several short-lived ABC dramas, including Blind Justice, In Justice and The Gates.
- Spokesperson for the Church of Scientology-associated Criminon, which assists in inmate rehabilitation, and the Citizens Commission on Human Rights, a mental-health watchdog group.
- Is of Hungarian, Romanian and Latin American descent, but is often cast as Middle Eastern characters.
- Rain India Lexton — Daughter
- Taron Lexton — Husband
- College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL
- Birth Name: Marisol Pachnik
- Birth Place: Chicago, IL
- Birthday: November 2, 1973, Scorpio
- Profession: Actor