Though she actually is perhaps most widely known for her function in the Brazilian soap opera Historia de Amor, this American-born actress appeared in a number of various other telenovelas, including Essas Mulheres and Paginas da Vida. During her teenage years, she performed volleyball and pursued a profession as a style model. Her film credits consist of assignments in Lara, De Pernas Pro Ar 2, and O Xango de Baker Road. Her first relationship, to Brazilian professional Marcelo Serrado, started in 1994 and lasted until 1999. Her second relationship, to Floriano Peixoto (also a Brazilian professional), led to a son called Pedro. She and Juliana Paes both made an appearance within a telenovela entitled A Favorita.