American actress who played the popular role of Golde in the 1971 film Fiddler on the Roof. She also starred in The Call Me Mister Tibbs! and Penelope.
She studied drama at Texas State College for Women.
Her Broadway debut was in the Arthur Miller production The Crucible.
She was once married to writer and producer Herb Sargent.
She trained at Elia Kazan's acting school early in her career.