» After playing Mary Lane in the "Reefer Madness" stage musical, she was asked to reprise the role in the film version, Reefer Madness: The Movie Musical (2005) (TV).
» Has two sisters - Sara and Jody
» Is of Irish and Polish descent.
» Has two dogs: Lola and Mr. Shakes.
» Plays a 17-year-old on "Veronica Mars" (2004) but is 7 years older than her character.
» Attended Burton Elementary School in Huntington Woods, Michigan, the same school actress Jessy Hodges and actor David Geister attended.
» Her parents are divorced.
» Named #68 on the Maxim magazine "Hot 100 of 2005" list.
» Has now played two different characters named "Gracie" - in Fifty Pills (2006) and in Gracie's Choice (2004) (TV).
» Is a vegetarian
» Is a big fan of "America's Funniest Home Videos" (1990).
» She worked at a TCBY in Royal Oak in 1997-98 while a Senior in High School.
» Lived in Huntington Woods, Michigan with other performers such as Ellen Sandweiss, Jessy Hodges, David Geister and Julie Schamanski.
Her favorite episode of "Veronica Mars" (2004) (as of 2006) is "The Wrath of Con" (Episode 1.4)
» Named #11 on the Maxim magazine "Hot 100 of 2006" list.
» Was voted PETA's "World's Sexiest Vegetarian" for 2006.
» BFA in Drama - New York University, Tisch School of the Arts (2002)
» Named #1 on Maxim's 2006 list of "Fall TV's Criminally Sexy Investigators".
» Roots passionately for the Detroit Red Wings.
» Was named by Jane magazine in the U.S.A. as one of the "11 People You'd Most Like to See Naked." She posed for the magazine's July 2005 issue.
» Says she was a vegan and a high school, but had to give it up because of her love of cheese.
» Enrico Colantoni, who plays her father on "Veronica Mars" (2004), is only 17 years older than she is.
» She loves animals and often volunteers for animal related charities.
» She's an investor in bar L'Scorpion.
» Was named the Popular Television Actress Most AIM users wanted to Add to Their Buddy Lists, and received the AIM Best TV Buddy award.