|Who is it?||Actress, Producer, Casting Director|
|Birth Day||November 25, 1953|
|Birth Place||Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Age||67 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||December 15, 2017(2017-12-15) (aged 64)\nOrlando, Florida, United States|
Fluegel started her modeling career in 1974 and ended it in 1981. She made her screen debut with a supporting role in the 1978 film Eyes of Laura Mars. Her first major film role was as Nanelia in the cult sci-fi film Battle Beyond the Stars (1980). She was featured in Sergio Leone's film Once Upon a Time in America (1984) as Robert De Niro's girlfriend Eve, and in Tough Guys (1986) as Kirk Douglas' girlfriend. In 1985, she appeared in To Live and Die in L.A. as Ruth Lanier, the love interest of william Petersen's main character, Secret Service Agent Richard Chance. Not long afterward, in 1986, she portrayed Billy Crystal's ex-wife, Anna, in the buddy-cop action comedy Running Scared. As a lead Actress, Fluegel starred in the independent film Freeway (1988).
Fluegel had the main role in the first season of the NBC drama series Crime Story from 1986 to 1987. She later had a recurring role on Wiseguy, and from 1990 to 1991 was a regular cast member in the final season of Hunter. Fluegel taught acting as a professor at the University of Central Florida (2002–07).
Diagnosed at age 56 with early onset Alzheimer's disease, Fluegel died on December 15, 2017 at the age of 64.