- Began studying ballet at a very early age, but hurt her ankle when she was 18 and was forced to give it up.
- Appeared in David Lee Roth's video for "California Girls."
- Lived for a time with her best friend Faith Ford, whom she met in acting class.
- Cofounded the production company Bristol Cities with Frasier costar Peri Gilpin in 1998.
- Since her first pregnancy wasn't written into Frasier, her character, Daphne, was sent off to a fat camp and was said to have lost 9 pounds, 12 ounces---the weight of Jane's daughter when she was born.
- Made her Broadway debut in Cabaret as Sally Bowles in 2002.
- Reunited with Fraiser alum Wendy Malick to costar in the TV Land sitcom Hot in Cleveland.