But her big break - and the one that would forever change the trajectory of her.
Denise graduated from Hollywood High School in 1975 and attended Cabrillo College in Santa Cruz where she enrolled in the Drama Department.
Amanda Tapping was born on 28 August 1965 is a British-Canadian entertainer and chief.
Will we see pictures of penises or will you write up an ad about a local prostitute that is working hard, but with these hard economic times really needs the support of her community by getting more johns?! Such was television in 1997.
She grew up living in constant fear of being hurt or even killed at the hands of her verbally and physically abusive alcoholic father.