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Ruth Cox was born on February 6,1953 in northern California. She is the daughter of a forest ranger and teacher and is a 5th generation Californian. Her early performing ambitions leaned toward the stage--she began acting at the age of 10 in school plays as well as with a number of theater companies in her hometown of Sacramento. Her formal acting... See full bio »


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 1986 Spenser: For Hire (TV Series)
- She Loves Me, She Loves Me Not (1986) ... Jean
 1982 House Calls (TV Series)
 1982 Fantasies (TV Movie)
First student
 1980 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Pam Messinger
- Hitchhike: Part 2 (1980) ... Pam Messinger
- Hitchhike: Part 1 (1980) ... Pam Messinger
 1980 Beulah Land (TV Mini-Series)
 1980 The Attic
Emily Perkins
 1979 California Fever (TV Series)
- Movin' Out (1979) ... Vicki
 1979 Swap Meet
 1979 The Seeding of Sarah Burns (TV Movie)
 1979 Soap (TV Series)
- Episode #2.22 (1979) ... Lisa
- Episode #2.21 (1979) ... Lisa
- Episode #2.19 (1979) ... Lisa
 1978 Happy Days (TV Series)
Thunder McCoy
- Westward Ho!: Part 3 (1978) ... Thunder McCoy
- Westward Ho!: Part 2 (1978) ... Thunder McCoy
- Westward Ho!: Part 1 (1978) ... Thunder McCoy
 1978 The Runaways (TV Series)
Susan Donovan
- Too Young to Love (1978) ... Susan Donovan
- Lies We Live With (1978) ... Susan Donovan
- Melinda and the Pinball Wizard (1978) ... Susan Donovan
- No Prince for My Cinderella (1978) ... Susan Donovan
 1978 Jennifer

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