Was home-schooled by her mother, a poet and speech therapist. After appearing in commercials, made her TV debut in a 2000 episode of Sex and the City, playing a rich (and bratty) 13-year-old client of Samantha's. Played Bob Saget's daughter in the 2001-02 WB series Raising Dad. Had a recurring role in ER and guest roles in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, CSI: New York, Without a Trace and Less Than Perfect. Prior to her starring film roles, had supporting roles in the hits The 40-Year-Old Virgin and Big Momma's House 2.