1946 – Born Ellen Tyne Daly on 21st of February in Madison, Wisconsin, she is the daughter of actor James Daly.
She studied at Brandeis University and The American Musical and Dramatic Academy.
1966-1990 – Married to actor/director Georg Stanford Brown.
1976 – Played the role as Inspector Harry Callahan’s partner, Kate Moore, in Dirty Harry film The Enforcer.
Appeared in Play It As It Lays, John and Mary, The Adulteress, and Speedtrap.
1982-1988 – Starred in television series "Cagney and Lacey" as Mary Beth Lacey.
1999-2005 – She appeared as Maxine Gray on the CBS drama Judging Amy.