- Began her acting career in the theater before transitioning to roles in television and film.
- Provided the voice for Elisa Maza in the animated Gargoyles series.
- Played Bill Cosby's daughter in the film I Spy Returns. Her husband, Dondre Whitfield, has also worked with Cosby, guest starring on The Cosby Show as daughter Vanessa's boyfriend Robert.
- Became pregnant with her second child during the filming of Season 3 of Eureka. Producers wrote her pregnancy into the script.