Has one older sister.
Graduated from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, with a BFA in theater.
Went to Parkland High School in Allentown, Pennsylvania.
She is real-life best friends with Emily Deschanel who plays Dr. Temperance "Bones" Brennan, her best friend on their show Bones (2005).
Her father is Irish American and her mother is Chinese American.
She has a son name Charlie (b. February 3, 2019).