Emmanuelle Chriqui was born in Montreal, Quebec, to Moroccan immigrants. Her family moved to Toronto when she was 2 years old. At the age of 10, Chriqui appeared in a McDonald's commercial.
Her first Hollywood role was in Detroit Rock City. Her breakout performance came in 2000's Snow Day, in which she played Claire Bonner. She appeared in rock band Hinder's "Lips of an Angel" music video in 2006. She starred opposite Adam Sandler in You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008).
Emmanuelle Chriqui currently plays Sloan on the HBO hit show, "Entourage".