Lee was ranked No. 81 on Stuff Magazine's 101 "Most Beautiful Women in The World" in 2001. She had a role in Paranormal Activity 4 as Holly Nelson.
She starred in the short-lived Special Unit 2 as Detective Kate Benson and had a regular role as Callie on Party of Five. In 2006, Lee appeared as one of five corpses recounting the tales of their death on a CSI: Crime Scene Investigation episode entitled "Toe Tags".