Fast Facts

  • Started acting in commercials before landing first small-screen role in the 1982 made-for-TV film Farrell for the People.
  • Made film debut in the 1988 comedy vehicle Moving.
  • In her late 20s, she played a teenager in the film Clueless (1995) and reprised the role for the TV-series adaptation.
  • Motion-picture work in Clueless earned her a nomination for a 1995 Youth in Film Award for Best Young Supporting Actress in a Feature Film.
  • In the mid-1990s, served as guest host on the syndicated music program Soul Train.
  • Has appeared in several music videos, including Kanye West's  2005 "All Falls Down."
  • Featured in Playboy's August 2006 issue. 
  • Confronted her fear of the circus and heights when she appeared on the 2008 NBC reality competition Celebrity Circus.
  • Launched the intimate-apparel line Letters of Marque in 2008.

Relationships

  • Christopher Williams — Ex-significant Other
  • Emmanuel Xuereb — Ex-husband
  • Brian Lovell — Ex-husband
  • Damon Dash — Cousin
  • Dennis Dash — Nephew
  • Austin Williams — Son
  • Darien Dash — Nephew
  • Devin Dash — Niece
  • Darien Dash — Brother
  • Lola Lovell — Daughter
  • Linda Dash — Mother
  • Cecil Holmes — Stepfather