Actress who also played the name character’s closest friend in it series Punky Brewster alongside Soleil Moon Frye. She debuted in the 1985 film USING Fire. She performed Maxine Johnson on it series Family Issues with Reginald VelJohnson. Her uncle, David W. Duclon, is usually a screenwriter and a tv producer. She made an appearance in the film Teaching Mrs. Tingle with Katie Holmes.