Happy Valentine’s Day!

Happy Valentine’s Day! I woke up this morning feeling a profound sense of gratitude. For my health, children, family, boyfriend, friends, fulfilling work… and for you. For all the forms of love in my life. It’s a beautiful privilege to get to share my experience and...

From TV in LA to Theatre in New York

I hope your 2109 is off to a great start… how is January almost over?? I’ve been thinking about time, and how quickly it goes. Dove was just 14 when we moved to LA to pursue her dream, and she turned 23 this month! Feels like we started on this journey only yesterday....

Setting New Year’s Intentions for Actors

How will I make 2019 better than 2018?   New Years is an especially perfect time for actors to ask this question. • Where are you now, and where do you want to be this time next year? • What will you need to do to get there? • What specific actions do you need to...

When is it OK to Leave My Child Alone on Set?

  Most parents would prefer to be on set with their kids if given a choice. Kids need support, whether they are just starting their career or are seasoned professionals. In addition to support, there are safety concerns in leaving your child unattended on a set,...

A Little Love Note for Mother’s Day

It’s the day before Mother’s Day, and I’m writing this from my daughter Dove’s couch. She’s in Vancouver filming Descendants 3, and I’m taking care of her cats while she’s away. Even when our kids grow up and into amazing, independent beings, they still need...