- Made her show-business debut at age 8 in a McDonald's commercial and feature-film debut in John Huston's 1982 adaptation of Annie.
- Won a Dramalogue Critics Award in 1985 for her role in a stage production of To Gillian on Her 37th Birthday.
- First starring role was in the 1988 remake of the 1958 horror cult class The Blob.
- A judge on VH1's horror-themed reality contest Scream Queens, has also appeared in all six Saw horror movies and performed on the soundtrack for Saw III.
- Staged a mock wedding with her Smith & Pyle bandmate Missi Pyle in 2009 to protest California's Proposition 8.
- Verve Reposar — Daughter
- Jason Reposar — Ex-husband
- Jim Smith — Father
- Jakson Mattoon — Son
- Kai Mattoon — Ex-husband
- Patricia Smith — Mother
Season 2, Episode 48
- Birth Place: Orangeburg, SC
- Birthday: July 3, 1970, Cancer
- Profession: Actor, Singer