Jake's Women. Comedy. Written by Neil Simon
. Directed by Gene Saks
. Neil Simon Theatre: 24 Mar 1992- 25 Oct 1992 (245 performances + 14 previews that began on 12 Mar 1992). Cast: Alan Alda
(as "Jake"), Helen Shaver
(as "Maggie"), Talia Balsam (as "Sheila"), Kate Burton (as "Julie"), Genia Michaela (as "Molly (at 12)"), Tracy
5' 7" (1.70 m)
Did You Know?
[on acting] "It's a willingness to be naked, whether you have your clothes on or not, to strip away those parts of you that stand in the way of the truth of any individual - fascinating!"
In Tremors II: Aftershocks
(1996), her character, Kate 'White' Reilly, is supposed to be a former Playboy centerfold model for October 1974. The actual Playmate for October 1974 was Ester Cordet, a dark-skinned black-haired Panamanian whose appearance is very much different from the blonde Ms. Shaver's.