Actress who was also a 'M*A*S*H' screenwriter. She won an Emmy Award for playing Loretta Haggers on the series Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman.
She worked as a production assistant on The Tim Conway Comedy Hour.
She has had roles in the films, The Big Chill, The Rainmaker, and Girl, Interrupted.
She has a brother and a nephew named Jess.
Dolly Parton sang the backup vocals for her song "All I Can Do."