Where Is Lauri Hendler of 'Gimme a Break' Fame?

Celebrity Q&A, TV Shows, Where Are They Now
on September 8, 2013

What’s up with Lauri Hendler, who played Julie on Gimme a Break!?
—Colleen Bergman, DeKalb, Illinois
Since that sitcom ended in 1986, Lauri Hendler, 48, says she’s “never been famous again, but I’ve been a successful working actor in that I make my living acting.” The native of Fort Belvoir, Virginia, keeps busy doing commercials, theater, video game voice-overs and other projects, including recent guest appearances on TV’s “Shameless,” “Southland” and “Torchwood.” Married 19 years, she lives in Los Angeles, Calif., where she is active in the Screen Actors Guild.