Dedee went on to undertake bits and supporting roles in a lot of films, mostly unmemorable. It was not until 1991, even so, that the actress had her 1st flavor of box office hit when she won a small role in director Garry Marshalâ€™s massive hit Frankie & Johnny. There, she portrayed the cousin of the title role Frankie, which played by her sister Michelle. Two years later, she was cast opposite Michael Douglas in Joel Schumacherâ€™s Falling Down. On the small screen, she stayed busy by having supporting roles in television films and guest starred in episodes of â€śMidnight Callerâ€ť (1989), â€śDream Onâ€ť (1990), â€śMurder, She Wroteâ€ť (1993), â€śSeinfeldâ€ť (1994) and â€śWingsâ€ť (1994).
From 1995 to 1997, Dedee starred as Rachel Blanders, the daughter of fortysomething actress Cybill Sheridan (Cybill Shepherd) on the hit CBS television sitcom â€śCybillâ€ť (1995-1998). The role brought Dedee popularity. She earned additional fame as Sheri Winston on the comedy series â€śFor Your Loveâ€ť (1998), opposite Holly Robinson Peete. Also in 1998, she starred with Miles Oâ€™Keeffe, Christopher Atkins and Patrick Cherry in the failed feature Shoot.
Next, Dedee located herself acting in such films as The Sky Is Falling (2000), Radical Jack (2000), Meat Loaf: To Hell and Back (2000, TV), Neurotic Tendencies (2001, TV), Titletown (2003, TV) and A Killer Within (2004), way too as in episodes of such popular TV shows as â€śFriendsâ€ť (2002) and â€śCSI: Crime Scene Investigationâ€ť (2004). After teaming up with Jason Connery in the horror film Hoboken Hollow (2005), she returned to series TV with recurring roles on â€śWantedâ€ť (2005), as Lucinda Rose, and â€śThe Dead Zoneâ€ť (2005-2006), as Linda Finney.
More recently, Dedee appeared as Grace Thomason in an episode of â€śCSI: NYâ€ť (2006). She is set to star in the upcoming television film Vivid Dreams (2006), a thriller helmed by Paul Schneider.
|Day of Birth||1 January 1964|
|Place of Birth||Midway City, California, USA|
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