- Father is Grigor Sarafyan, an Armenian actor.
- Emigrated from Armenia to the United States at the age of 4.
- Studied ballet and classical piano while growing up.
- Appeared in Britney Spears' 2001 music video for her single "Stronger."
- Began acting in guest and recurring roles in the early 2000s on TV series, including Judging Amy, Buffy the Vampire Slayer and The Shield.
- Featured in commercials for Coca-Cola, Cingular and Herbal Essences.