Father, Olympic long-jump skier Keith Wegeman, played the Jolly Green Giant in a series of commercials in the 1960s. Made her professional acting debut in the roller-disco movie Skatetown U.S.A. (1979). After making one-episode appearances on popular shows like Happy Days and the Fall Guy, joined the cast of long-running soap the Bold and the Beautiful in 1987. Owns horses and competes in endurance races, such as the 1996 Qatar International Desert Marathon, in which she placed third. Has appeared as her Bold and the Beautiful character, Brooke Lang, on the Young and the Restless for stints in 1999 and 2007.