updated 08/12/2011 AT 10:00 AM ET
•originally published 08/14/2011 AT 2:15 PM ET
In 1996, she sported pigtails and her signature sassy grin as a boy-crazy kiddo in an appearance on The WB’s Unhappily Ever After, one of her very first acting gigs.
Her accessory of choice? A teddy bear.