Quick & Interesting Facts – An American actress and model, she is from South Africa and was born in the year 1975 in Transvaal. Her childhood was very tough, as her parents used to fight all the time, because of which, she couldn’t focus on her studies and on nothing. She was even addicted to smoking but left it pretty soon. She got sent to a boarding school when she was six. When in school, she started attending dancing and acting classes, and her mother encouraged her for modelling. Did you know that her mother actually killed her father in self defence.
She started her career in 1991 with the ‘Johannesburg Modelling Contest’ which she won, and later went to Italy for another such competition. She represented her country there.
Once she was nineteen, she decided to move to the United States of America, to take up acting. Her first movie was ‘Children of the Corn 3 : Urban Harvest’. Till date, she has worked in thirty seven films. You won’t believe but motorcycle riding is one of her favorite hobbies. Her net worth is $95 million dollars.