Caroline McWilliams

Born Apr 4, 1945

Caroline Margaret McWilliams was an American actress best known for her portrayal of Marcy Hill on the television series Benson and Sally on the television series Soap. McWilliams was a regular on the CBS soap, Guiding Light (as Janet Norris) for several years and also appeared in a short-term role (as Tracy DeWitt) on the NBC soap Another World.… Read More

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1945 Birth Born on April 4, 1945.


1966 21 Years Old Although she was born in Seattle, McWilliams grew up in Rhode Island. She graduated in 1966 with a bachelor's degree from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh.
1969 24 Years Old …  She was a regular player on Guiding Light as Janet Mason Norris from 1969 until 1975.


1978 33 Years Old She was a regular on Soap beginning in the second season in 1978.
1979 34 Years Old She then moved to Benson (as a different character) when that series premiered in 1979.
1981 36 Years Old She remained on Benson until 1981: the storyline stated that her character was departing to get married (her fiance on the show having been played by Ted Danson). … Read More
1982 37 Years Old She was married in 1982 to Michael Keaton, with whom she had a son, Sean, born in 1983. They divorced in 1990.


2010 65 Years Old Caroline McWilliams died from multiple myeloma at her home in Los Angeles, California on February 11, 2010, aged 64.
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