Darlanne Fluegel is an American film and television actress born on November 25, 1958, in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. She was most active between 1978 and 2008. Her debut came with Eyes of Laura Mars in 1978 which was followed by Battle Beyond the Stars in 1980. Other roles followed in films such as Once Upon a Time in America, in which she was cast as Eve, Running Scared, Tough Guys and To Live And Die In L.A. Fluegel also featured in several television series including Crime Story, The Tonight Show, MacGyver, Alfred Hitchcock Presents and the TV movie Come Die With Me: Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer Mystery. For many years, Darlene also worked as a model, represented by The Ford Agency of New York. She appeared as a cover girl of leading magazines and in other national and international modeling roles. She has also served as a professor at the University of Central Florida. She has a daughter, Jenicka Carey.