- Was a child star in Canada, starring in the show Maniac Mansion, before acting in the U.S.
- Became known in the U.S. after playing Clare Arnold on the TV series Beverly Hills, 90210.
- Starred in then-boyfriend Gregg Araki's films Nowhere (1997) and Splendor (1999).
- Collects antique crucifixes.
- Chris Cowles — Husband
- Joyce Robertson — Mother
- William Robertson Cowles — Son
- Gary Robertson — Father
- Gregg Araki — Ex-significant Other