She portrayed Honey Bruce, the dancer wife of comedian Lenny Bruce in Lenny, and appeared in Superman in 1978. She received a BAFTA Award for her role in the former.
She began her career as a Las Vegas showgirl, and made her screen debut as the soft-core porn actress Montana Wildhack.
She was in The Electric Horseman with Robert Redford.
She appeared on the cover of the May 1972 Playboy issue.
Her parents are Winifred and Kenneth Perrine.