Best known for her role as Lucille Bluth on the cult classic TV series Arrested Development. She also appeared in films like Grand Prix and Play Misty For Me and she voices the character Malory Archer in the FX series Archer.
She trained with other well-known actors like James Caan at New York's Neighborhood Playhouse before getting her big break on the soap opera Love of Life.
She was nominated for an Emmy for her work on Arrested Development, but insisted that she is nothing like Lucille Bluth.
She married actor Ron Leibman in 1983. She died in her sleep at age 80.
She starred as the conniving alcoholic mother of Jason Bateman on Fox's Arrested Development.