Comic actress best known as Rebecca Howe from the television show Cheers who created the 2005 show Fat Actress.
She originally came to Los Angeles to work as an interior designer, before appearing as a game contestant on Match Game.
She competed on Dancing with the Stars in 2011.
She married Bob Alley in 1970, and the couple divorced in 1977. She then married Parker Stevenson in 1983 and they had two children before divorcing in 1997.
She became widely recognized for her role on Cheers along with co-star Ted Danson.