Best known for playing Angie on the soap opera Another World from 1975-80 and Vanessa Chamberlain on Guiding Light from 1980-87.
She was a notable stage actress before landing the role of Angie.
She reportedly left Guiding Light after refusing to comply with the producers' wishes for her to continue dying her hair for the role.
She married Harry Streep, brother of Oscar-winning actress
She and The Young and The Restless' Sharon Case have both won Daytime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.