Charisma Lee Carpenter was born July 23, 1970 in Las Vegas
Charisma 's first TV appearance was on Baywatch in 1994. She played Ashley Green on Malibu Shores in 1996. Then she was cast as Cordelia Chase on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. After three years she move on to Angel from 1999 until 2004. After that she had guest spots on many TV shows, including The Division, LAX, Charmed, Veronica Mars, CSI, and Legend of the Seeker. She starred in the TV movie House of Bones, and she had two movies out in 2010 - Psychosis and The Expendables.