John and Carolyn Garth are her parents, and they have three kids from other marriage each: Johnny, Chuck, Lisa, Cammie, Wendy and Lynn. She began by taking dance lessons and as a model in Arizona.
In 1987 she was discovered by a scout and so she started her acting career and moved to Los Angeles. She had acting lessons and then received the role of Erica McCray in the series "A Brand New Life".
The role of 'Kelly Taylor' on teen drama-series "Beverly Hills, 90210" on FOX brought her fame, popularity and success. She also played in "Watching the Detectives", "The Last Cowboy", "Secret Santa", "What ILike About You" or :Girl, Positive".
On April 16, 1994 she married Daniel B. Clark. In November 1996 the couple got divorced. She remarried, this time to Peter Facinelli on January 20, 2001 and now they have three children: Luca Bella who was born in June 1997, Lola Ray, who was born in December 2002 and Fiona Eve Facinelli who was born in September 2006.
Television and Filmography
- The Science of Cool (2011)
- Mulligan (2011)
- 90210 (2008-2010)
- The Broadroom (2009)
- American Dad! (2006)
- What I like About You (2002-2006)
- Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990-2000)