She graduated from , a progressive independent high school in , in 1958.
She has also played supporting roles in various movies, including 1970 , 1975 , 1975 , 1978 , 1978 , 1983 , 1988 , 1990 , 1995 , 1995 and 2007.
She immigrated to the United States, and was naturalized a citizen, in 1941.
She remarried to film producer Michael Brandman in 1978; they have one son, Miles Brandman.
In 2001, she had a secondary role as the wife of a storekeeper in 's film,.