What the Western girl is up to
What has happened to the girl who played Megan in the 1985 Clint Eastwood Western Pale Rider?
—Vince Piccolo, Greensboro, Pa.
Sydney Penny, 41, was born in Nashville, Tenn., the daughter of Western swing musician and comedian Hank Penny, and grew up in Chatsworth, Calif. She is best known for her roles as Samantha Kelly on The Bold and the Beautiful and Julia Santos Keefer on All My Children. She appeared recently in the TV movies The Wish List and The Wife He Met Online. She has roles in two upcoming independent films, Hallmark’s Little Red Wagon and the Western To Kill a Memory. Penny also co-stars and co-produced the upcoming film Heart of the Country. She and her producer/singer husband Robert Powers have a 5-year-old son.