She played Detective Trudy Joplin in Miami Vice also played Vanessa Hargraves about Designing Ladies. Her additional credits consist of Moesha and 7th Heaven. She started her acting profession in a number of Australian television sets series, and produced her American debut in the 1982 film 48 Hrs. She was a regular guest celebrity on Lois & Clark: THE BRAND NEW Escapades of Superman, where she performed the psychic, Starr. Her sibling Steve Brown performed cornerback for the Houston Oilers from 1983 to 1990. She made an appearance in the Danny DeVito humor Throw Momma through the Train.