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Diana Canova

Biography

Actress who have became referred to as Corinne Tate for the cleaning soap opera parody Cleaning soap with Billy Crystal. She researched acting from LA City University. She had a job in it series Home Free of charge with Matthew Perry. She’s been married double and provides two kids; she wedded Elliot Scheiner in 1985. She visitor starred with an bout of Starsky and Hutch with David Spirit.

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Full Name Diana Canova
Date Of Birth June 1, 1953
Place Of Birth West Palm Beach, FL
Height 1.75 m
Profession Soap Opera Actress
Education Hollywood High School, Los Angeles City College
Nationality American
Spouse Elliot Scheiner, Geoff Levin
Parents Judy Canova, Filberto Rivero
Siblings Julietta Canova
Awards People's Choice Award for Favorite Actress in a New TV Series
Movies The First Nudie Musical, One True Thing, Antarctic Antics, The Bruce Diet, Miss Nelson Has a Field Day, Emily's First 100 Days of School, The Love Boat II, Do Unto Otters, The Death of Ocean View Park, Night Partners, Antarctic Antics... and More Hilarious Animal Stories, Danny and the Dinosaur ... and More Friendly Monster Stories, Is Your Mama a Llama?... and More Classic Children's Stories, Pete's a Pizza ... and More Great Kid Stories!, With This Ring
TV Shows Soap, I'm a Big Girl Now, Throb, Home Free, Dinah and Her New Best Friends, Foot in the Door
Star Sign Gemini

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#Fact
1Best known by the public for her roles as Corinne Tate on Soap (1977) and as Sandy Beatty on Throb (1986).
2Credits Katherine Helmond as her favorite acting mentor/best friend.
3Best friend of Katherine Helmond.
4Surrogate daughter of Katherine Helmond.
5Acting protégée of Katherine Helmond.
6Living in Connecticut [January 2010]
7Has retired from acting [2005]
8Niece of Anne Canova, Pete Canova and Zeke Canova.
9Has two sons.
10Father is musician Filberto Rivero.
11Daughter of Judy Canova.
12Lived with Steve Landesberg.


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Scrambled States of America Talent Show2009Video shortHawaii / Idaho / Tennessee / ...
Do Unto Otters2008Video shortMs. Otter
The Librarian from the Black Lagoon2007Video shortMrs. Beamster
Emily's First 100 Days of School2006Video shortNarrator (voice)
Reading to Your Bunny2006Video short voice
Arnie the Doughnut2005Short voice
Space Case2001ShortAdditional Voices (voice)
Antarctic Antics2000Short voice
The Island of the Skog2000Short voice
Miss Nelson Has a Field Day1999ShortNarrator (voice)
Miss Nelson Is Back1999ShortNarrator (voice)
One True Thing1998Diana
Murder, She Wrote1984-1996TV SeriesAnnie Lawson / Mary Margaret 'Maggie' McCauley / Joan Germaine
Home Free1993TV SeriesVanessa Bailey
The Bruce Diet1992ShortSheila
Throb1986-1988TV SeriesSandy Beatty
St. Elsewhere1986TV SeriesDr. Valerie Harding
The Love Boat1977-1985TV SeriesChristine Bradley / Ellen Desmond / Ellen / ...
Trapper John, M.D.1985TV SeriesMaggie Morrow
No Complaints!1985TV MovieValerie Anastas
Hotel1983TV SeriesNancy Domenico
Night Partners1983TV MovieLauren Hensley
Foot in the Door1983TV SeriesHarriet Foot
Peking Encounter1981TV MovieSusan
I'm a Big Girl Now1980-1981TV SeriesDiana Cassidy
Dinah and Her New Best Friends1980TV Series
Soap1977-1980TV SeriesCorinne Tate Flotsky Corinne Tate Corinne Tate-Flotsky
Barney Miller1979TV SeriesStephanie Wolf
Fantasy Island1978-1979TV SeriesHelen Philips / Sally Glover / Mary Cavanaugh / ...
The Death of Ocean View Park1979TV MovieSheila Brady
With This Ring1978TV MovieDolores Andrews
The Love Boat II1977TV MovieDonna Morley
Starsky and Hutch1976TV SeriesNancy Rogers
The First Nudie Musical1976Juanita
Medical Story1975TV MovieDaughter-in-law
Chico and the Man1974-1975TV SeriesPatty Bertran
Happy Days1974TV SeriesPhyllis Denton
Ozzie's Girls1973TV SeriesFirst Girl

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Throb1987-1988TV Series written by - 2 episodes

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Throb1986TV Series performer - 1 episode
The First Nudie Musical1976performer: "Perversion" - uncredited

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Throb1986TV Series singer - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
TV Land Confidential2005TV Series documentaryHerself
From Dollars to Donuts: An Undressing of the First Nudie Musical2002Video documentaryHerself
It's Howdy Doody Time1987TV SpecialGuest
The Wil Shriner Show1987TV SeriesHerself
The New Hollywood Squares1986TV SeriesHerself
All-Star Salute to Mother's Day1981TV SpecialHerself
New American Bandstand 19651981TV SeriesHerself
The 7th Annual People's Choice Awards1981TV SpecialHerself - Winner: Favourite Female Performer in New Television Comedy
The Mike Douglas Show1979-1980TV SeriesHerself - Actress / Herself - Co-Host
The Hollywood Squares1977-1980TV SeriesHerself
The Alan Hamel Show1976-1979TV SeriesHerself
Battle of the Network Stars VII1979TV SpecialHerself - ABC Team
Perry Como's Early American Christmas1978TV Special
The Jim Nabors Show1978TV SeriesHerself
Family Feud1976TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Soap1978-1979TV SeriesCorinne Tate
Happy Days1977TV SeriesPhyllis

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1981People's Choice AwardPeople's Choice Awards, USAFavorite Female Performer in a New TV Program


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