Since then, she has made social-issue-themed television documentaries for BBC Three concerning child labour and women in developing countries.
She has at various times revealed that she was molested as a child by a family friend, was addicted to cocaine in her teens and 20s, and has a history of being with physically and emotionally abusive partners.
She has also appeared in music videos for Carl Thomas' "Emotional" and Kanye West's "All Falls Down".
Dash's first substantial television role was in the 1988 series TV 101. Dash's first major film role was in the Richard Pryor comedy Moving in 1988.
Dash received her big break with the 1995 teen comedy film Clueless.
Dash played Cher's high school best friend Dionne Davenport, although Dash was twenty-eight at the time.
She also had sizable roles in Mo' Money and Renaissance Man during this time.