An American actress and musician who is better known for her role as Tess Mercer on the series Smallville. Her parents were Chicago-area attorneys. She is the youngest among three children. She graduated from The Latin School of Chicago and earned degrees in Theater and Spanish from Middlebury College. She started her career by starring in thriller film YellowBrickRoad. She has also starred as Veronica Sharpe in the award-winning short film Razor Sharp which won award for "Best Action". She is also the member of Heal the Bay charity which works in cleaning up and protecting the West Coast waters.
Talking about her personal life, she has not married yet but according to recent rumor she is engaged with her longtime boyfriend. The news hit the headlines after the couples was spotted shopping for their engagement rings. According to the source, they are planning to get married soon. Name of her fiance has not been disclosed yet. It seems like she want to keep it private to herself.