Marilu Henner is best known for her roles in the hit TV shows Evening Shade and Taxi. She has also starred in such films as L.A. Story, Johnny Dangerously and Cannonball Run II.
She was born in Chicago, IL and after university she moved to to stages on broadway. Henner came to national prominence with the role of Elaine Nardo in the television series Taxi. She was the leading lady in the 1984 film Johnny Dangerously, playing love interest to Michael Keaton. She also appeared in Noises Off (1992), and in Man on the Moon (1999), a film about her Taxi co-star Andy Kaufman, she played both herself and her Taxi character.
She played stripper in Between the Lines (1977), while not appearing nude, she performs in very releaving outfits dancing up on stage. She has star shaped pasties on, but the fun is that she's wildly swinging her heavy breasts jiggling them wildly.
Her hard nipples try to drill torugh her tight top also in Jamie Lee Curtis/John Travolta Vechile Perfect (1985), where she and Laraine Newman are gym groupies with no self-esteem, (Marilu gets the Chippendale man though, so it's all good).
She has authored seven books on diet and health, the most prominent being Total Health Makeover, in which she explains the virtues of a non-dairy diet in conjunction with food combining & exercise.
Henner was a contestant on the NBC show The Celebrity Apprentice. She was fired by Donald Trump in the 8th episode, but was brought back to help fellow contestant Trace Adkins in the final task of the show.