- Got her start acting in commercials, including ads for Twinkies and Levi's Jeans.
- A founding member of the New York City-based Naked Angels theater company.
- Made her Broadway debut in I'm Not Rappaport in the mid 1980s.
- First big-screen role came in the 1987 comedy Three Men and a Baby.
- Auditioned for Julia Roberts' role in 1990's Pretty Woman.
- Appeared on the sitcom Becker alongside her Three Men and a Baby costar Ted Danson.
- Voiced characters on the animated series Duckman, Superman and The Wild Thornberrys.
- Theresa Travis — Mother
- Gordon Travis — Father
- Benjamin — Son
- Robert N. Fried — Husband
- Jeremy — Son
- New York University, New York, New York, United States (BA in Drama)