- Started acting at age 4.
- Studied at the Lee Strasberg Institute in Los Angeles.
- Wrote, directed and starred in the short film A Mi Amor, Mi Dulce (2003).
- At age 29, she portrayed a middle-aged woman for her role as a former housekeeper in Meet the Fockers (2004).
- Has does extensive voice-over work, including providing the voice of the lead character in the cartoon El Tigre: The Adventures of Manny Rivera.
- Has appeared in stage productions of Kindertransport, Club Soda and The Vagina Monologues.
- Wrote and performed in a one-woman play called Patriotic Bitch.