Took on the role of Bobbi Morse on the Marvel series "Agents of Shield"
Joined cast of action sequel "G.I. Joe: Retaliation" as Lady Jaye
Co-starred in remake of 1984 teen action film "Red Dawn"
Portrayed Wonder Woman in David E. Kelley's adaptation for NBC; pilot was not picked up for a series
Co-starred in apocalyptic thriller "Legion"
Cast in short-lived Fox drama "Lone Star" as the daughter of an oil executive and wife of main character
Appeared on short-lived UPN series "South Beach"
Landed role of Tyra Collette on NBC series "Friday Night Lights"
Cast in The WB's "Supernatural" as Sam Winchester's doomed girlfriend, killed by the demon on pilot episode; reprised role in later episodes
Landed starring role on a "Lost in Space" pilot directed by John Woo; show was not picked up
Starred in indie film "Getting Rachel Back"
Is of German, Polish, English, and German descent.
Did not take the stage in a school play until her sophomore year of high school.