She was nominated for Academy Awards on her behalf assignments in Midnight Cowboy and Farewell, My Lovely. Her initial performing gig was playing Sally in the pilot bout of The Dick Truck Dyke Display. She received Academy Prize nominations despite showing up in Midnight Cowboy for six a few minutes and in Farewell, My Lovely for just eight. Her dad was a home furniture maker from NEW YORK. She became known in avant-garde circles on her behalf link with iconic musician Andy Warhol.