- At the age of 3, she sneaked on stage during her parents' performance at a club and began telling jokes to the audience.
- Shared first on-screen kiss with Rick Schroder in the 1983 TV movie Two Kinds of Love.
- Big-screen debut was 1985's Clint Eastwood Western Pale Rider.
- Joined the cast of Santa Barbara in 1992, and earned a Daytime Emmy nomination as B.J. Walker Lockridge.
- Most famous for her role as Julia Santos on All My Children, for which she was nominated for Daytime Emmys in 1994 and '95.
- Sandra Penny — Sister
- Chasen August Powers — Son
- Bill Penny — Brother
- Herbert Clayton Penny — Father
- Shari Penny — Mother
- Greg Penny — Brother
- Patricia Penny — Sister
- Robert Powers — Husband
Season 10, Episode 14
- Birth Name: Sydney Margaret Penny
- Birth Place: Nashville, TN
- Birthday: August 7, 1971, Leo
- Profession: Actor