Forbes Riley

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Forbes Riley (born April 25, 1960) is an American film and television actress. She was born in Long Island, attended Oceanside High School. Her maiden name was Francine Forbes. Forbes skipped a grade and graduated High School a year early, Class of 1977. She was named 'Miss Teenage New York.'[1] Her TV debut was with Bob Hope on NBC in the Miss Teenage America pageant.

Ms. Riley has appeared in various American television shows such as 24, The Pretender, and The Practice. Riley is probably better known, however, for numerous appearances in infomercials and other television advertisements, including those for Jack Lalanne's Power Juicer, Aerobed, Microgrill, MaxiGlide hair straightener and for her own product, the SpinGym.[2] She can also be seen live on HSN and QVC in London.


  1. ^ "ACTRESS DIVERSITY? "SEARCH' AND YOU WILL FIND". Sacramento Bee. October 13, 1996. p. EN4. Retrieved 19 July 2012. 
  2. ^ Deggans, Eric (August 15, 2010). "Anthony 'Sully' Sullivan of 'Pitchmen' forges ahead without Billy Mays". Tampa Bay Times. Retrieved 19 July 2012. 

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