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[About Charlotte Rae
creating Cohn's character made especially for her]: Mr. Reynolds calls me into his office. It seemed that Charlotte Rae had fallen madly in love with me, in part because I reminded her of her best childhood friend Natalie - and I was irrepressible, charming, and hilarious. So she asked the producers to create a part for me in the show. Honestly, the whole thing seemed so ...
When she was on "The Facts of Life" for 9 years, the producers wouldn't let her audition for film roles, such as for St. Elmo's Fire
(1985) in 1984. There was a wide gap between television and film actors at the time, until Michael J. Fox
changed it when he starred in the hit film Back to the Future
(1985) while simultaneously starring in the hit TV series "Family Ties". Mindy said Mare Winningham