Born Margarita Volkovinskaya, she is an actress and model best known for her role as Amy Raudenfeld on the MTV series Faking It.
She previously appeared on a television episode each from the series' Rizzoli & Isles and Major Crimes.
She played a parody version of Jennifer Lawrence's character, Katniss Everdeen, in The Hunger Games for the parody film The Hungover Games.
She acted in school theater productions in high school and later graduated with a Psychology/Pre-Med degree from Duke University.
She was born in Tashkent, Uzbekistan and moved to San Francisco, California when she was 6 years old.