Bought a Gold 1986 Mercedes in March 2004.
Was a bridesmaid at the wedding of "One Tree Hill" (2003) costar Danneel Ackles.
Her "One Tree Hill" (2003) character Peyton, works with her mother Ellie (Sheryl Lee), who battles breast cancer, on a compilation CD called "Friends with Benefit" to benefit the National Breast Cancer Foundation. That CD was actually released as a tie-in album, with a portion of its proceeds going directly to the National Breast Cancer Foundation to assist in their efforts to promote early detection awareness among young women.
Close friends with "One Tree Hill" (2003) costar Danneel Ackles.
Appeared on cover of the Jan/Feb 2004 issue of American Cheerleader magazine.
Ranked #77 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2007 list.
In a relationship with actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan since early 2009. She gave birth to their first child, a boy named Gus, in February 2010.