Lake was ranked #32 in Maxim's Hot 100 Women 2008.
Lake has a brother named Luke.
After auditioning for Boston Legal she said, "I completely bombed the audition... I was insecure, stopping and starting. I went to the bathroom and cried."
Lake became close friends with her stunt double on the set of the tv series Surface.
She loves to study foreign languages and dialects.
She admitted that she was afraid of the ocean in an interview even though she is a oceanographer on the tv show Surface.
She loves to travel all around the world when she isn't working.
While training in London, she learned stage combat using swords, daggers, and rapiers.
Lake was born in New York City. She currently lives in Los Angeles.
Her London theatre credits include The Seagull, Six Degrees of Separation, The Children's Hour and The Pentecost.
She received certification from the British Academy of Dramatic Combat.
As a teen she lived in Vero Beach, Florida.
She is 5' 8" tall.
Lake is an animal-rights activist.
She enjoys to paint and draw.
She has a blue-nosed Staffordshire Bull Terrier dog named Margaret.
She graduated from the Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama in London, England in 2002.
Lake: You have to keep hobbies in L.A. Otherwise, it's sad.