'70s sex symbol had roles in the 1976 films Black Shampoo and Ilsa and Harem Keeper of the Oil Sheiks.
She worked as a back up singer for Anita Baker before beginning her acting career.
She portrayed Celeste Perrault on Days of Our Lives from 1994 to 2007.
She was married to jazz pianist Bobby Lyle from 1994 to 1997.
She made six guest appearances on The Ted Knight Show in 1978.