She won an Academy Award for her role as Felicia in the 1975 film Shampoo. She was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for her debut performance in the 1951 film Detective Story.
She started her career as a regular on the soap opera Search For Tomorrow.
She can be recognized for her Emmy Award-winning role as Stella Chrenak on Peyton Place.
She got married to Arnold Manoof, with whom she had two children - one of which became an actress. She later married Joseph Feury.
She was nominated for a Golden Globe and a Academy Award for her role in the 1976 film Voyage of the Damned, in which she starred alongside Faye Dunaway.