Alison Folland was born on August 10, 1978 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. She is an actress and director, known for To Die For (1995), The Happening (2008) and All Over Me (1997).
She had never acted in a play or movie when as a joke she went to a mass audition for the movie To Die For (1995) with some friends. Assuming she didn't get a part, she and her family took a vacation in the Bahamas. The casting directors of "To Die For" had trouble reaching her but, in the end, she landed the part that started her career.
Was known in high school for dyeing her hair various colors
Attended high school at BB&N, a private school in the Boston area. She graduated in 1997.
Was a high school classmate of Mindy Kaling, of The Office, 40 Year Old Virgin and other films.