Stage and screen actress who played Helen Winston on Spin City alongside Michael J. Fox.
Her father-in-law, Walter Cronkite, had an acclaimed career as a journalist.
She was nominated for a 1984 Tony Award for her role in Noises Off.
She married Walter Leland Cronkite III in 1985; the couple had two sons.
She appeared in a Woody Allen film entitled The Purple Rose of Cairo.