and early member of the acclaimed Steppenwolf Theatre Co. who later
starred in films and on TV and was known from her performances in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, co-starring alongside Michael Caine and Steve Martin, in Mr. Holland's Opus with Richard Dreyfuss and in Warren Beatty's Dick Tracy, in which she played the gumshoe's girlfriend Tess Trueheart, who was in the TV miniseries Lonesome Dove and had recurring roles on ER and Monk, but who co-starred with Jason Alexander on Broadway in the Larry David comedy Fish in the Dark in 2015.
Cause of Death: Pulmonary embolism
Born: March 13, 1955
Died: June 8, 2017
Location: Santa Monica, California