Won the part of Violet in the movie Pretty Baby (1978), but turned it down, so she wouldn't be typecast in this type of role. Brooke Shields ended up playing the part.
Had breast implants done in 1994 in hopes of landing better film roles.
Arrested for forging a valium prescription in 1992.
Attended Sutter Jr. High in Winnetka, CA (1978).
She played the same character (Kimberly Drummond) in three different series: Diff'rent Strokes (1978), Hello, Larry (1979) and The Facts of Life (1979).