Was nominated for Broadway's 1983 Tony Award as Best Actress (Featured Role - Play) for "Passion."
Has two sons with her husband: Alexander (b. 1988) and Macklin McKee Casnoff (b. November 29th 1992).
She is of Irish descent.
She was awarded the 1984 Drama Logue Award for Outstanding Performance for "Passion Play" at the Mark Taper Forum Theatre in Los Angeles, California.