- Father, Olympic long-jump skier Keith Wegeman, played the Jolly Green Giant in a series of commercials in the 1960s.
- Made her professional acting debut in the roller-disco movie Skatetown U.S.A. (1979).
- After making one-episode appearances on popular shows like Happy Days and the Fall Guy, joined the cast of long-running soap the Bold and the Beautiful in 1987.
- Owns horses and competes in endurance races, such as the 1996 Qatar International Desert Marathon, in which she placed third.
- Has appeared as her Bold and the Beautiful character, Brooke Lang, on the Young and the Restless for stints in 1999 and 2007.