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A graduate of New York's High School of the Performing Arts and the Neighborhood Playhouse School of the Theatre, Walter's extensive theater credits include productions both on- and off-Broadway. On Broadway, she has appeared in Peter Ustinov's "Photo Finish" (which earned her the Clarence Derwent Award as Most Promising Newcomer), "A Severed Head... See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 3 wins & 10 nominations. See more awards »

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 2012 The Strangely Normal (Short)
Raconteur (voice)
 2012 Bending the Rules
Lena Gold
 2010 Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (TV Series)
Jason's Mom
- Howl of the Fright Hound (2010) ... Jason's Mom (voice)
 2010 Make It or Break It (TV Series)
Lauren's grandmother
- Battle of the Flexes (2010) ... Lauren's grandmother
 2010 Gravity (TV Series)
Henrietta
- Are We All Just Dead? (2010) ... Henrietta
- Damn Skippy (2010) ... Henrietta
- Old People Creep Me Out (2010) ... Henrietta
- Cold Swim Away (2010) ... Henrietta
- Suicide Dummies (2010) ... Henrietta
 2007-2010 Saving Grace (TV Series)
Betty Hanadarko
- You Think I'm Gonna Eat My Gun? (2010) ... Betty Hanadarko
- Let's Talk (2010) ... Betty Hanadarko
- Have a Seat, Earl (2008) ... Betty Hanadarko
- Taco, Tulips, Duck and Spices (2007) ... Betty Hanadarko
- Would You Want Me to Tell You? (2007) ... Betty Hanadarko
 2009 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Petra Gilmartin
- Solitary (2009) ... Petra Gilmartin
 2008 Happy Hour (TV Series)
Nanette
- Thanksgiving (2008) ... Nanette
 2006-2007 The Life and Times of Juniper Lee (TV Series)
Demoness / Cordoth's Daughter / Unnamed Demoness: Cordoth's Daughter
- The Kids Stay in the Picture (2007) ... Demoness / Cordoth's Daughter (voice)
- Picture Day (2006) ... Unnamed Demoness: Cordoth's Daughter (voice)
 2007 The Wedding Bells (TV Series)
Candace Sinclair
- Partly Cloudy, with a Chance of Disaster (2007) ... Candace Sinclair
 2007 Rules of Engagement (TV Series)
Constance Williams
- Kids (2007) ... Constance Williams
 2007 The Land Before Time (TV Series)
Old One
- The Brave Longneck Scheme (2007) ... Old One (voice)
 2006 Unaccompanied Minors
Cindi
 2004 I Do (But I Don't) (TV Movie)
Gennifer
 2003 Touched by an Angel (TV Series)
Naomi
- The Show Must Not Go On (2003) ... Naomi
 2002 Dummy
Fern
 2001 My Best Friend's Wife
Mrs. Epstein
 2000-2001 Jack & Jill (TV Series)
Mrs. Louise Zane
- Pressure Points (2001) ... Mrs. Louise Zane
- California Dreamin' (2001) ... Mrs. Louise Zane
- Bad Timing and Dirty Laundry (2000) ... Mrs. Louise Zane
 1998 Just Shoot Me! (TV Series)
Eve Gallo
- Eve of Destruction (1998) ... Eve Gallo
 1998 Poltergeist: The Legacy (TV Series)
Suzanne Barnard
- The Light (1998) ... Suzanne Barnard
 1997 The Player (TV Movie)
 1997 You Wish (TV Series)
Estelle, Genie's Mother
- The Big Ride (1997) ... Estelle, Genie's Mother
 1997 Doomsday Rock (TV Movie)
Secretary
 1997 Mother Knows Best (TV Movie)
Joan
 1996-1997 One Life to Live (TV Series)
Eleanor Armitage
- Episode dated 27 January 1997 (1997) ... Eleanor Armitage
- Episode dated 5 December 1996 (1996) ... Eleanor Armitage
- Episode #1.7248 (1996) ... Eleanor Armitage
- Episode dated 23 September 1996 (1996) ... Eleanor Armitage
- Episode #1.7093 (1996) ... Eleanor Armitage
 1996 The Magic School Bus (TV Series)
Ashlee Walker Club Dupree
- Rocks and Rolls (1996) ... Ashlee Walker Club Dupree (voice)
 1995 Law & Order (TV Series)
Anna Kopell
- House Counsel (1995) ... Anna Kopell
 1994 Coach (TV Series)
Susan Miller
- The Popcorn Bowl (1994) ... Susan Miller
- Out of Control (1994) ... Susan Miller
- Inconceivable (1994) ... Susan Miller
- Graceless Under Fire (1994) ... Susan Miller
- It Should Happen to You (1994) ... Susan Miller
 1994 Babylon 5 (TV Series)
Senator Elise Voudreau
- Spider in the Web (1994) ... Senator Elise Voudreau
 1985-1994 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Gwen Noble / Jane Dawson / Joan Fulton / ...
- The Murder Channel (1994) ... Gwen Noble
- Unauthorized Obituary (1991) ... Jane Dawson
- Magnum on Ice (1986) ... Joan Fulton
- Murder in the Afternoon (1985) ... Joyce Holleran
 1991-1994 Dinosaurs (TV Series)
Fran Sinclair
- Georgie Must Die (1994) ... Fran Sinclair (voice)
- Into the Woods (1994) ... Fran Sinclair (voice)
- Working Girl (1994) ... Fran Sinclair (voice)
- Life in the Faust Lane (1994) ... Fran Sinclair (voice)
 1994 Leave of Absence (TV Movie)
Bess
 1994 PCU
President Garcia-Thompson
 1993 Ghost in the Machine
Elaine Spencer
 1992 The Round Table (TV Series)
Anne McPherson
- Yesterday We Were Playing Football (1992) ... Anne McPherson
 1992 Jack's Place (TV Series)
Claire
- Romance Takes a Curtain Call (1992) ... Claire
 1991 The Pirates of Dark Water (TV Series)
Additional Voices
- Victory (1991) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Betrayal (1991) ... Additional Voices (voice)
 1989 Dad's a Dog (TV Movie)
Bonnie Balian
 1988 Circle of Love (TV Movie)
Connie Lo Verde
 1988 Jenny's Song (TV Movie)
Peggy Shields
 1988 Aaron's Way (TV Series)
Connie Lo Verde
- New Patterns (1988) ... Connie Lo Verde
- Solid Ground (1988) ... Connie Lo Verde
- Invisible People (1988) ... Connie Lo Verde
- Strong Foundations (1988) ... Connie Lo Verde
- Teachers (1988) ... Connie Lo Verde
 1988 J.J. Starbuck (TV Series)
Brin Coltan
- Murder by Design (1988) ... Brin Coltan
 1988 Tapeheads
Kay Mart
 1987 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Dr. Stein
- Just a Regular Kid: An AIDS Story (1987) ... Dr. Stein
 1986 Wildfire (TV Series)
Diabolyn
- Wildfire: King of the Horses (1986) ... Diabolyn (voice)
- Where the Dreams Come From (1986) ... Diabolyn (voice)
- King for a Day (1986) ... Diabolyn (voice)
- The Pixie Painters (1986) ... Diabolyn (voice)
- The Highwayman (1986) ... Diabolyn (voice)
 1986 Magnum, P.I. (TV Series)
Joan Fulton
- Novel Connection (1986) ... Joan Fulton
 1986 Killer in the Mirror (TV Movie)
Francesca DeLorca
 1986 Hotel (TV Series)
Irene Fitzgerald
- Child's Play (1986) ... Irene Fitzgerald
 1979-1985 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
Melanie Townsend McIntyre / Melanie McIntyre
- The Second Best Man (1985) ... Melanie Townsend McIntyre
- A Fall to Grace (1984) ... Melanie Townsend McIntyre
- My Son the Doctor (1984) ... Melanie Townsend McIntyre
- May Divorce Be with You (1983) ... Melanie Townsend McIntyre
- Don't Rain on My Charade (1982) ... Melanie Townsend McIntyre
 1984-1985 Three's a Crowd (TV Series)
Claudia Bradford
- A Star Is Born (1985) ... Claudia Bradford
- King for a Day (1985) ... Claudia Bradford
- The New Mr. Bradford (1985) ... Claudia Bradford
- Deeds of Trust (1985) ... Claudia Bradford
- Father Knows Nothing (1985) ... Claudia Bradford
 1985 The Execution (TV Movie)
Gertrude Simon
 1984 The Flamingo Kid
Phyllis Brody
 1984 The Return of Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Movie)
Astrid Carlisle
 1983 Bare Essence (TV Series)
Ava Marshall
- Hour Ten (1983) ... Ava Marshall
- Hour Eleven (1983) ... Ava Marshall
- Hour Nine (1983) ... Ava Marshall
- Hour Eight (1983) ... Ava Marshall
- Hour Seven (1983) ... Ava Marshall
 1983 Thursday's Child (TV Movie)
Roz Richardson
 1982 Spring Fever
Celia Berryman
 1982 Matt Houston (TV Series)
Glynnis Durand
- Joey's Here (1982) ... Glynnis Durand
 1982 Joanie Loves Chachi (TV Series)
Vanessa
- Everybody Loves Aunt Vanessa (1982) ... Vanessa
 1982 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Victoria Hill
- Reunion (1982) ... Victoria Hill
 1981 Scruples (TV Movie)
Maggie
 1981 Going Ape!
Fiona
 1981 Miracle on Ice (TV Movie)
Pat Brooks
 1979 She's Dressed to Kill (TV Movie)
Irene Barton
 1979 Vampire (TV Movie)
Nicole DeCamp
 1979 Goldengirl
 1978 Quincy M.E. (TV Series)
Jessica Ross / Catherine Benton
- Images (1978) ... Jessica Ross / Catherine Benton
 1978 Secrets of Three Hungry Wives (TV Movie)
Christina Wood
 1978 Dr. Strange (TV Movie)
Morgan LeFay
 1978 Wheels (TV Mini-Series)
Ursula
- Episode #1.1 (1978) ... Ursula
 1978 Wild and Wooly (TV Movie)
Megan
 1977 What Really Happened to the Class of '65? (TV Series)
Fran
- The Girl Nobody Knew (1977) ... Fran
 1977 Black Market Baby (TV Movie)
Louise Carmino
 1977 Wonder Woman (TV Series)
Gloria
- The Return of Wonder Woman (1977) ... Gloria
 1977 All That Glitters (TV Series)
Joan Hamlyn
 1977 Visions (TV Series)
Anna II
- The Prison Game (1977) ... Anna II
 1977 Gibbsville (TV Series)
 1976 Victory at Entebbe (TV Movie)
Nomi Haroun
 1976 McMillan & Wife (TV Series)
Donna Drake
- All Bets Off (1976) ... Donna Drake
 1973-1976 The Streets of San Francisco (TV Series)
Maggie Jarris / Glen Williams / Glen Conway
- Till Death Do Us Part (1976) ... Maggie Jarris
- The Stamp of Death (1973) ... Glen Williams / Glen Conway
 1976 Having Babies (TV Movie)
Sally McNamara
 1975 McCloud (TV Series)
Mrs. Jessica Wright
- Park Avenue Pirates (1975) ... Mrs. Jessica Wright
 1974 Hawaii Five-O (TV Series)
Carla Crystal
- The Two-Faced Corpse (1974) ... Carla Crystal
 1974 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
Bernice Kellner / Brooke Leighton
- Dead Man's Run (1974) ... Bernice Kellner
- Venus as in Fly Trap (1974) ... Brooke Leighton
 1974 Hurricane (TV Movie)
Louise Damon
 1974 The Magician (TV Series)
Marian
- The Illusion of the Evil Spikes (1974) ... Marian
 1974 Columbo (TV Series)
Margaret Nicholson
- Mind Over Mayhem (1974) ... Margaret Nicholson
 1969-1973 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Grace (segment "Love and the Weirdo") / Virginia Dickinson (segment "Love and the Twanger Tutor") / Mary Pettidrew (segment "Love and the Jealous Husband") / ...
- Love and the Missing Mister/Love and the Old Lover/Love and the Twanger Tutor (1973) ... Virginia Dickinson (segment "Love and the Twanger Tutor")
- Love and the Kidnapper (1971) ... Mrs. Kramer (segment "Love and the Kidnapper")
- Love and the Big Leap/Love and the Former Marriage/Love and the Good Deal (1969) ... Betty (segment "Love and the Big Leap")
 1971-1973 Medical Center (TV Series)
Phoebe / Susan / Dr. Carrie Benson / ...
- Woman for Hire (1973) ... Phoebe
- A Game for One Player (1972) ... Susan
- Circle of Power (1971) ... Dr. Carrie Benson
- Web of Darkness (1971) ... Maggi Spencer
 1973 Tenafly (TV Series)
Joyce Harrison
- The Cash and Carry Caper (1973) ... Joyce Harrison
 1970-1973 Mannix (TV Series)
Laura Danford / Althea Blake / Kathy Graves / ...
- The Danford File (1973) ... Laura Danford
- Moving Target (1972) ... Althea Blake
- Who Is Sylvia? (1970) ... Kathy Graves / Sylvia
 1973 Jigsaw (TV Series)
 1973 Banacek (TV Series)
Erica Osburn
- The Two Million Clams of Cap'n Jack (1973) ... Erica Osburn
 1966-1973 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Carla Payne / Gillian Norcross / Eleanor Prior / ...
- A Gathering of Sharks (1973) ... Carla Payne
- The Recruiter (1971) ... Gillian Norcross
- Death of a Fixer (1968) ... Eleanor Prior
- Counter-Stroke (1967) ... Ellen Rainey
- Rope of Gold (1967) ... Mireilis
 1971-1973 Marcus Welby, M.D. (TV Series)
Marian Lawrence / Jenny Alquist
- A More Exciting Case (1973) ... Marian Lawrence
- The House of Alquist (1971) ... Jenny Alquist
 1972 Home for the Holidays (TV Movie)
Frederica Morgan
 1972 Cannon (TV Series)
Jane Butler
- That Was No Lady (1972) ... Jane Butler
 1972 Banyon (TV Series)
Emily
- The Old College Try (1972) ... Emily
 1972 Women in Chains (TV Movie)
Dee Dee
 1972 The Sixth Sense (TV Series)
Jordana Theland
- The Heart That Wouldn't Stay Buried (1972) ... Jordana Theland
 1971 They Call It Murder (TV Movie)
Jane Antrim
 1971 Alias Smith and Jones (TV Series)
Louise Carson
- Everything Else You Can Steal (1971) ... Louise Carson
 1968-1971 The Name of the Game (TV Series)
Rita Mason / Allie Chambers / Linda Ramsey
- The Showdown (1971) ... Rita Mason / Allie Chambers
- Ordeal (1968) ... Linda Ramsey
 1971 Men at Law (TV Series)
Kate Callendar
- Let the Dier Beware (1971) ... Kate Callendar
 1970 The Most Deadly Game (TV Series)
Leslie
- Breakdown (1970) ... Leslie
 1970 Mission: Impossible (TV Series)
Valerie
- Orpheus (1970) ... Valerie
 1969 Three's a Crowd (TV Movie)
Jessica Carson
 1969 The Immortal (TV Series)
Janet Braddock
- Pilot (1969) ... Janet Braddock
 1969 Number One
Julie Catlan
 1969 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Lori Brooks
- The Baranoff Timetable (1969) ... Lori Brooks
 1968 Kiss Me Kate (TV Movie)
Lois Lane / 'Bianca'
 1968 Bye Bye Braverman
Inez Braverman
 1966 Grand Prix
Pat
 1966 Preview Tonight (TV Series)
Vivian Scott
- Pursue and Destroy (1966) ... Vivian Scott
 1966 The Fugitive (TV Series)
Pat Haynes
- The White Knight (1966) ... Pat Haynes
 1966 The Group
Libby
 1965 The Trials of O'Brien (TV Series)
Carole Ann Muffit
- Picture Me a Murder (1965) ... Carole Ann Muffit
 1965 For the People (TV Series)
Phyllis Koster
- A Competent Witness (1965) ... Phyllis Koster
- Any Benevolent Purpose (1965) ... Phyllis Koster
- Seized, Confined and Detained (1965) ... Phyllis Koster
- With Intent to Influence (1965) ... Phyllis Koster
- The Right to Kill (1965) ... Phyllis Koster
 1964-1965 The Defenders (TV Series)
Sharon Ruskin / Myra Maxwell
- The Unwritten Law (1965) ... Sharon Ruskin
- The Fine Line (1964) ... Myra Maxwell
 1964 The Rogues (TV Series)
Linda Tennant
- House of Cards (1964) ... Linda Tennant
 1964 The Reporter (TV Series)
Jennifer
- How Much for a Prince? (1964) ... Jennifer
 1964 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Edith Robertson
- The Prisoner: Part 1 (1964) ... Edith Robertson
 1964 Lilith
Laura
 1964 Flipper (TV Series)
Elena Darmon
- 300 Feet Below (1964) ... Elena Darmon
 1964 Ben Casey (TV Series)
Flora Farr
- August Is the Month Before Christmas (1964) ... Flora Farr
 1964 East Side/West Side (TV Series)
Phyllis Dowling
- Take Sides with the Sun (1964) ... Phyllis Dowling
 1963 Route 66 (TV Series)
Liz
- A Long Way from St. Louie (1963) ... Liz
 1962-1963 Naked City (TV Series)
Lanning's Maid / Girl
- Golden Lads and Girls (1963) ... Lanning's Maid (uncredited)
- Hold for Gloria Christmas (1962) ... Girl
 1951 Love of Life (TV Series)
Julie Murano (1962-1965)
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Interviewed in book "Naked City: The Television Series" by James Rosin, 2008. See more »

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Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

[in response to being asked about similarities between her and Lucille Bluth] I'm nothing like Lucille. Nothing. My daughter will tell you. I'm really a very nice, boring person.

Trivia:

Her father, David Walter, was a double-bassist with the NBC Symphony Orchestra under Arturo Toscanini. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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