- Her acting break came after attending an open audition in London for TV detective show Poirot in 2003.
- In 2011 was named a Brit To Watch by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.
- Once took a zero-gravity flight over California with then-husband Elon Musk and Titanic director James Cameron.
- A life long writer, she released novel Acts Of Love in 2016 and claimed she was inspired by the reaction to Fifty Shades Of Grey to create a female Christian Grey character.
- Co-founded app Forge that allows low paid retail and restaurant staff to schedule their own working hours.