Canadian actress Vanessa Lengies was born on July 21, 1985 to her German father and Middle-Eastern mother. She is best known for playing Roxanne Bojarski on the short-lived NBC series American Dreams
. Before that, she has starred in numerous series including Popular Mechanics for Kids
, Radio Active
, sketch-comedy show Sponk!
, and the newly revived Nickelodeon series Are You Afraid of the Dark?
, where she became a member of the Midnight Society. In 2005 she co-starred in the feature film The Perfect Man
with Hilary Duff
and Heather Lockear.
She is also set to star in the movie Stick It
in the spring of 2006.