The series Knots Landing is a spin-off of Dallas and was aired from 1979 to 1993. From delightfully wicked scheming to epic love scenes, the series offered it all. Actors such as Donna Mills (77), Ted Shackelford (72) and Michele Lee (76) became overnight superstars. Lee played "Karen Fairgate MacKenzie", mother of "Diana" (Claudia Lonow, 55), "Eric" (Steve Shaw, †25) and "Michael" (Patrick Peterson, 51).
After Knots Landing
After Knots Landing finished in 1993 , the 76-year-old appeared in numerous films including The Fatal Image and You Don't Look 40 Charlie Brown. This wasn't enough for the ambitious actress though! She did not want to just stand in front of the camera, but be behind it as well and she produced the fifth part of the Herbie series.
One of the most well-known films that she starred in recently was Along Came Polly (2004) and in 2013 she appeared in the series How to Live with Your Parents. At 76, she still looks stunning!