was born January 14 in Philadelphia, PA
majored in drama
with the desire to become a "great big Broadway star."
she appeared in numerous Broadway and off-Broadway productions.
At the renown Joffrey Ballet she expanded her range with extensive dance training in ballet, jazz and tap .
on the long running soap opera The Edge of Night.
in Breakfast with Les and Bess.
Alongside Tom Hanks in the 1980s sitcom Bosom Buddies, and a supporting role in the 1984 film Romancing the Stone.
she traveling back and forth between a rented apartment in Hollywood and New York in order to work on both coasts.
In "Money, Marbles and Chalk", at the Grand Opera House in Galveston, Texas,
in "George of the Jungle" and "The Truman Show"
she won for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
on'' The Lot''
the "The Unexpected Man" at The Geffen Playhouse - Los Angeles, California.
in Spiritual Psychology from the University of Santa Monica.
for Future Classic Award
she did not win
, at the Kennedy Center's Eisenhower Theater, Washington, DC. USA.
About the late Texas Governor Ann Richards,
in New York City on Broadway at Vivian Beaumont Theater.