January 1, 1952 |
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
Stephanie Faracy (born January 1, 1952) is an American film and television actress known for such films as Scavenger Hunt and When You Comin' Back, Red Ryder?
Faracy was born in Brooklyn, New York. One of her earliest notable roles was as Mary Carson's servant (and later the Cleary family) "Judy", in the 1983 television mini-series The Thorn Birds. She starred in the sitcom True Colors (1990–92), a series about an interracial marriage, alongside Frankie Faison (season one), Cleavon Little (season two) and Nancy Walker, who died towards the end of the show's run. She co-starred with John Candy and Dan Aykroyd in the 1988 comedy The Great Outdoors. In late 2007 she played Rosemary Tanen, Amanda Tanen's mother on Ugly Betty.