She played a timeless role in Franco Zeffirelli's 1968 film, Romeo and Juliet. Her roles in Virus and Death on the Nile bolstered her fame.
She suffered from agoraphobia, but it didn't stop her from unleashing fantastic performances in several films such as Black Christmas and Virus.
She worked with Ben Savage in Boy Meets World.
She studied at the Italia Conti Academy drama school in London.
She was married to Dean Paul Martin in 1971, and the couple had a son named Alexander in 1973. She also has another son named Maximillian and a daughter named India.