Lycée Français de Los Angeles
Voice acted the role of Vix in the animated feature "Spark"
Starred in the independent drama "Bleeding Heart"
Co-starred with Gerard Butler in romantic comedy "Playing for Keeps"
Portrayed actress Vera Miles opposite Anthony Hopkins' "Hitchcock"
Cast in the ensemble romantic comedy "New Year’s Eve," directed by Garry Marshall; Biel. Hector Elizondo, and Ashton Kutcher were the only actors from "Valentine's Day" to return, but playing different characters
Joined an ensemble cast for the Garry Marshall directed romantic comedy "Valentine's Day"
Co-starred with Bradley Cooper and Liam Neeson in the feature film adaptation of "The A-Team," based on the 1980s TV action series
Made her musical-theater debut in the Los Angeles Philharmonic's concert version of the classic "Guys and Dolls" at the Hollywood Bowl
Played a stripper opposite Forest Whitaker and Patrick Swayze in "Powder Blue"
Played a divorcee in the adaptation of the play by Noël Coward "Easy Virtue"
Producing debut, the short film "Hole in the Paper Sky"; also starred in the film
Co-starred with Adam Sandler and Kevin James in the comedy, "I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry"
Played a turn-of-the-Century duchess and Edward Norton’s love interest in Neil Burger's "The Illusionist"
Cast in Irwin Winkler's drama "Home of the Brave," about the lives of American soldiers and their return from Iraq
Played a fighter pilot in the action/thriller "Stealth"
Co-starred with Wesley Snipes and Ryan Reynolds in the third installment of the Blade series, "Blade: Trinity"
Made a cameo appearance in "Cellular"; film starred her then real-life boyfriend Chris Evans
Cast as the lead heroine in the remake of the horror classic, "The Texas Chainsaw Massacre"
Played promiscuous college student Lara in in writer/director Roger Avary's ensemble, "The Rules of Attraction"
Became a spokesmodel for L'Oreal
Played the love interest of Freddie Prinze Jr in the baseball themed movie, "Summer Catch"
Co-starred opposite Jonathan Taylor Thomas in "I'll Be Home for Christmas"
Cast as Peter Fonda's rebellious granddaughter in the critically acclaimed drama "Ulee's Gold"
Cast in breakthrough role as Mary Camden, the eldest daughter of a minister in the WB's "7th Heaven"; role reduced in 2000 so she could attend college; left series after the sixth season, but returned occasionally for future episodes
Is of German, French, English, Irish, and Choctaw heritage.
Last name is pronounced BEEL.
Made stage debut in regional productions of "Annie" and "Beauty and the Beast."
Attended The International Modeling and Talent Association Conference in Los Angeles.