She attended high school in Orlando, Florida but moved to Los Angeles later with her family.
Her first film role was in Steven Soderbergh's King of the Hill at the age of 14.
The last decade has been kinder to some than others…
Sarah Michelle Gellar as Buffy Summers: The post- hasn’t been easy for Buffy’s stalwart friend.
When asked what was most rewarding about playing Tara, Benson spoke extremely positively about her character's romantic involvement with Alyson Hannigan's Willow, particularly for the impact it had as a presence for same-sex couples on television.
The exact question Benson was asked over at Reddit during the AMA was, "What did you enjoy the most or what was most rewarding about playing the character of Tara?
If you haven't seen the series, I suggest you go to Netflix right now and get started.
We were so blessed to walk in their shoes and play those ladies.
The series concluded in 2003 with the feminist masterstroke of finally allowing Buffy to decide if she WANTED to be the Slayer, and saw the hero and her surviving chums leaving the town of Sunnydale as rubble.
But what was the true destiny of The Slayer and her Slayerettes?
Brendon, now 40, has fought a very public battle with alcohol and sleeping pill addiction.
This sad state of affairs culminated with his tasering and arrest for battery of a police officer in 2010. Anthony Stewart Head as Rupert Giles: As long as TV and films need silver British villains, Head (58) will be able to find work.