Teen Choice Award-winning Actress who played Bonnie Bennett on the hit CW television series The Vampire Diaries. She played the character Jamie in the 2009 comedy film 17 Again.
She entered the entertainment Business through commercials and made her first film appearance in the 1998 film The Parent Trap.
Her music career skyrocketed after being featured in Will.I.Am's song "I Got It From My Mama." She also modeled for the Mary Kay company in 2002.
She was raised in Los Angeles. Her father Joseph was a music executive. She was once engaged to Cottrell Guidry but the couple split before they wed.
She had her first television role in the hit Disney series Lizzie McGuire, starring Hilary Duff.