Tewes in The Love Boat (1977)
|Born||Cynthia Lauren Tewes
October 26, 1953
Braddock, Pennsylvania, USA
|Education||Rio Hondo College, University of California, Riverside|
|Television||Julie McCoy on The Love Boat|
Lauren Tewes (pron.: //; born October 26, 1953) is an American actress, best known for her role on the television comedy anthology series The Love Boat, which originally aired during the 1970s and 1980s.
Early years 
Cynthia Lauren Tewes was born October 26, 1953 in Braddock, Pennsylvania, and raised in Whittier, California, Tewes attended Rio Hondo College and also studied at the University of California, Riverside, where she won the 1st Annual Chancellor's Award for Excellence in the Theatre.
Tewes was replaced on The Love Boat in 1984 after a highly public battle with cocaine abuse, (which she eventually overcame) although she did reprise her role as a guest in a 1985 episode
Personal life 
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Tewes lives near Seattle, Washington, where she has appeared in regional theatre and voice-over work. Roles have included Mrs. Pearce in My Fair Lady at the 5th Avenue Theatre in Seattle in 2003, and Karen Noone in Craig Lucas's Prayer for My Enemy at the Intiman Theatre in 2007. Tewes has had roles in radio dramas performed by Imagination Theater.
Tewes married three times: John Wassel (1977-1981), Paolo Noonis (1986 - ?) and Bob Nadir (May 1, 1996 - Apr 25, 2002).
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- UPI (March 12, 1985). "Cocaine Abuse Threw Tewes' Performance Overboard". St. Petersburg Times. Retrieved 2009-01-08.
- "LAUREN TEWES TAKES CRUISE FOR OLD TIME'S SAKE". Los Angeles Times. November 26, 1985. Retrieved 2009-01-08.
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