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Right now, I'm an unemployed actor. My dream is to do eight shows a week [on stage], but I can't do that and financially take care of myself in the way I've become accustomed.
When she was on "The Facts of Life" for 9 years, the producers wouldn't let her audition for film roles, such as for St. Elmo's Fire
(1985) in 1984. There was a wide gap between television and film actors at the time, until Michael J. Fox
changed it when he starred in the hit film Back to the Future
(1985) while simultaneously starring in the hit TV series "Family Ties". Mindy said Mare Winningham