Television actress known for her work on CBS's The Royal Family, ABC's Edge of Night, and NBC's Sunset Beach. Her film credits include small roles in Class Act and Pretty Woman.
She made her film debut in 1978, playing a background role in the movie version of The Wiz.
She was the host of a USA Network program called Designs for Living.
She was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, and she later moved to New York City to pursue a career in professional theater.
She acted opposite football star-turned-actor O.J. Simpson on the 1980s HBO series 1st & Ten.