Although studying sports, she finally decided to work as an actress.
Supports Plan International, a child-centered development charity.
Announced that she is expecting a child with Oliver Geißen (May 2008).
Has been romantically linked to Oliver Geißen since 2007.
Daughter Lola Maria (born June 2000), with longtime companion Klaus Bergmann, and son Rocco (born 18 October 2008), with Oliver Geißen.