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Born: June 1, 1969 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Dover, Delaware, USA Profession: Cast ...
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1975:
Began dancing at age six
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Was a principal dancer with the Delaware Regional Ballet Company
1982:
Attended the School of American Ballet in New York beginning at age thirteen
1987:
Acted on the ABC daytime drama "Loving"
1988:
Was a regular on the CBS drama "TV 101"
1990:
Appeared in the NBC miniseries adaptation "Phantom of the Opera"
1991:
Made early film appearances in the features "Born to Ride" and "Mystery Date"
1992:
Acted in "Passed Away," a comedy feature set at an Irish wake
1993:
Featured in the ski slope-set drama "Aspen Extreme"; also had a small role in the period drama "The House of the Spirits"
1994:
Starred as an assassin-for-hire in the little seen action thriller "Quick"
1994:
Had a regular role on "Northern Exposure" (CBS)
1996:
Featured in the sci-fi thriller "The Arrival"
1997:
Acted in the TV-movie remake "House of Frankenstein 1997" (NBC)
1998:
Was featured in a recurring guest role on the FOX series "Brimstone"
1998:
Co-starred as a woman who loses a battle with cancer only to have her husband lose the rights to their adopted daughter in the TV-movie "A Father for Brittany" (CBS)
1999:
Played a married woman carrying on an affair with college student Ben (Scott Speedman) on episodes of "Felicity" (The WB)
1999:
Had a recurring guest role on "Sports Night" (ABC)
2000:
Breakthrough screen role as Ben Stiller's fiancee in "Meet the Parents"
2001:
Featured in the independent psychodrama "The Unsaid"
2001:
Co-starred with John Travolta and Vince Vaughn in "Domestic Disturbance"
2003:
Co-starred with Angelina Jolie and Clive Owen in "Beyond Borders"
2003:
Cast in the short-lived ABC series "I'm with Her"; loosely based on creator Chris Henchy's life with Brooke Shields
2004:
Reprised role as Ben Stiller's fiancée in "Meet the Fockers," the sequel to "Meet the Parents"
2005:
Had a recurring role in "The West Wing" (NBC) as Helen Santos, the wife of Democratic presidential candidate Matt Santos (Jimmy Smits)
2007:
Cast in "Full of It" a comedy about habitual liar whose tales suddenly come true
2010:
Cast in a recurring role on "Law & Order: Los Angeles" (NBC)
2010:
Once again reprised the role of Pamela Byrnes-Focker for the comedy sequel, "Little Fockers"

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