Raised in Northport, New York
Began acting career at age seven as the male lead in the stage production "Westward Ho Ho Ho" (date approximate)
Moved from Northport, New York to Manhattan
Appeared in the ABC daytime drama "Loving"; also worked in off-Broadway theater
Relocated to Los Angeles; had a recurring role on the NBC sitcom "Blossom" playing Tanya, the girlfriend of Joey Lawrence's character
Appeared in a bit part in "Guns on the Clackamas", the debut live-action feature for animator Bill Plympton
Featured as Cher's rival Amber in the big-screen comedy hit "Clueless"
Had a recurring role as bad girl Ginger on Fox's primetime soap "Beverly Hills, 90210"
Had a guest role in The WB's short-lived series "Simon"
Appeared in the ABC TV movie comedy "Encino Woman"
Starred on the TV series "Clueless" reprising her role as fashion obsessed Amber (ABC, 1996-1997; UPN, 1997-1999)
In a December interview with PEOPLE, revealed that she had struggled with anorexia from1993 to 1995
Featured in the comedy "A Night at the Roxbury" as a gold digging model
Had featured role in the drama "Loving Jezebel"
Joined cast of "Sabrina" when it moved to The WB