- Father was the captain of an exploration ship.
- Moved with her family to Michigan days after her birth; they returned to California when she was 5.
- Was cast in Growing Pains when the producers decided to age-jump baby Chrissy from 3 to 7.
- Appeared in the first season finale of Joss Whedon's Dollhouse; he later cast her in his films The Avengers and Much Ado About Nothing.
- Won a video game BAFTA Award for her work in The Last of Us.