- Wendy Sanders on Baywatch (1 episode, 1994)
- Cordelia Chase on Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel (1997-2004)
- Simone (voice) on Hey Arnold! ("Phoebe Skips", 1995)
- Kira/The Seer on Charmed (3 episodes, 2004)
- Kendall Casablancas on Veronica Mars (2005-06)
- Tegan Walker on Greek (recurring character, 2007-11)
- Mink on CSI ("The Descent of Man", 2009)
- Trianna on Legend of the Seeker ("Marked", 2009)
- Nicki on Burn Notice ("Better Halves", 2011)
- Maggie Stark on Supernatural ("Shut Up, Dr. Phil", 2011)
- Annie "Rebecca" Sewell on The Lying Game (2012)
- Dark and Troubled Past: Keep reading. You will find out how she managed to get a super-cop sent to prison for 56 years.
- Dawson Casting:
- Impaled with Extreme Prejudice: As a child, she fell into a swimming pool that was under construction and was impaled through the stomach by a piece of rebar. Her scars from the experience were used as Cordelia's scars when she was impaled on an episode of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
- Near-Rape Experience: A horrific Real Life example. She and two friends were the final victims of a serial rapist back in 1991. This led to her becoming a host of a crime series Surviving Evil
- Separated-at-Birth Casting: Her role as Sutton and Emma's birth mother on The Lying Game was supposed to be a secret but everyone figured it out due to Carpenter's uncanny resemblance to Alexandra Chando.