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Born: December 11, 1953 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA Profession: Cast ...
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2000:
Featured in the independent drama "Diamond Men"
1998:
Had guest roles on the CBS series "Touched By an Angel" and "The Nanny", playing the ghost of the deceased wife of male lead Maxwell Sheffield in the latter
1979:
Made screen acting debut in "The House of God"
1979:
Played a mother-to-be battling Hodgkin's Disease in the fact-based CBS movie "Walking Through the Fire"
1998:
Acted in John Waters' comedy "Pecker"
1986:
Featured in the Garry Marshall comedy-drama "Nothing in Common"
1996:
Racked up more TV-movie credits in "Forgotten Sins" (ABC), "She Cried No" (NBC), "The Perfect Daughter" (USA Network) and "Christmas Every Day" (Family Channel)
1998:
Starred in the CBS TV-movie "Forever Love" as a widow who joins the family of her comatose best friend, dealing with the awkwardness when the woman awakes twenty years later
:
Starred on the ABC sitcom "Married People"
1975:
Off-off Broadway debut, "Harmony House"
1977:
Played Julia Peters, one of the program's two leads, on debut as series regular, the CBS sitcom, "On Our Own"
1984:
Played magazine publisher Judy Hale, one of three women Phoebe Cates' revenge bent Lili suspects to be her neglectful mother in the popular miniseries "Lace" (ABC)
:
Played role of Patty Chase, mother of protagonist Angela, on the ABC drama series "My So-Called Life"
1986:
Starred on the NBC sitcom "All Is Forgiven" as a woman struggling to deal with her new marriage, disagreeable teenage stepdaughter and job as a soap opera producer
1978:
TV-movie debut, starring opposite Richard Thomas in "Getting Married" (CBS)
1983:
Acted in the campy horror sequel "Jaws 3-D" and starred with Tom Selleck in the adventure "High Road to China"
2002:
Co-starred in the ABC series "That Was Then"
1981:
Featured in Alan Alda's directorial debut "The Four Seasons"
1995:
Featured in the TV-movies "She Stood Alone: The Tailhook Scandal" (ABC), "Stolen Innocence" (CBS) and "Danielle Steel's 'Mixed Blessings'" (NBC)
1997:
Played Christina Ricci's mother in the children's adventure "That Darn Cat"
1982:
Starred with Richard Thomas in the HBO adaptation of Neil Simon's "Barefoot in the Park"

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