Among her favorite charities have been the Friends of the Sea Lions, which happened during an El Nino winter season, and the Celebrity Action Council, which is not truly a charity, but helps to rehabilitate women who have either been abused or had drug problems.
Had formal training in mime, once working with Jonathan Winters at the Hungry I in San Francisco in the early 1960s.
Daughter of producer Albert J. Cohen and actress Jeanne Sorel.
Studied acting at New York City's prestigious Neighborhood Playhouse under legendary acting teacher Sanford Meisner.
Studied French at the Institut de Francais in Ville Franche-Sur-Mer