- Was born in the United States to a Venezuelan mother and a Columbian-American father, but grew up in Venezuela.
- Rose to popularity in 1992 when cast in the role of Estrellita Montenegro in the Venezuelan telenovela Cara sucia.
- Made her American movie debut in 2006 with a starring role in the black comedy Cyxork 7, also starring Ray Wise.
- Assumed the leading role of Luisa Dominguez in the soap opera Olvidarte jamás in 2006.
- Switched from playing heroines to portray the scheming Elena Torres on the 2007 Telemundo series Pecados ajenos.
- Met partner Ricardo Chávez on the set of Marido en aquiler in 2013.