American actress best known for portraying Dr. Stephanie Woods in the Lethal Weapon series and Mrs. Walsh in The Goonies. She also had small roles in Forrest Gump and Back to the Future Part II.
Her first television appearance was on an episode of Cheers.
She played the same news reporter, Gail Wallens, in both Die Hard and Ricochet.
She was married to director Robert Zemeckis from 1980 to 2000. They had a son named Alexander.
She played the mother of Katherine Heigl's character on the popular teen drama Roswell.