Stage and screen actress who received a Tony Award for her performance in Take Her, She's Mine. Her other Broadway credits include Barefoot in the Park, August: Osage County, and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof.
Born in Florida, she grew up in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
She received an Emmy nomination for her role in the comedy series Evening Shade.
She made an appearance on Murder, She Wrote, a television series starring Angela Lansbury.