Actress from North Carolina who received Emmy nominations for her work in the films "Long Road Home" and "Secret Sins of the Father". In recent years she has become active in the live poetry scene.
She and her family lived in many military bases throughout the country before eventually settling down in Arkansas.
She founded the website BoomerBabes, dedicated to giving fashion and beauty advice to women over forty, in 2010.
Her father died when she was young, after which her mother married doctor Don Purcell.
She co-starred with Michael Douglas in her very first film, 1970's "Adam at Six A.M.".