- Belongs to one of the wealthiest families in Ireland.
- Won a spot at Bristol's Old Vic Theatre School at age 17, when her father gave her the ultimatum to either get into drama school or get a job.
- Appeared in a production of 10 Rounds at the Tricycle Theatre in London.
- Relocated with her husband from Ireland to the United States in 2011.
- Supports the children's NGO World Vision Ireland.