|Born||Maureen Jane Teefy
October 26, 1953
Minneapolis, Minnesota, US
In 1971, she graduated from Washburn High School. Her first film role was a small part as a U.S.O. singer in the 1979 Steven Spielberg comedy 1941 and in the same year she appeared in two minor productions, Fyre and Scavenger Hunt. She was one of the principal performers in the 1980 Alan Parker musical drama Fame, portraying Doris, a naive young acting student. In 1981, she starred in the CBS Afternoon Playhouse episode "Portrait of a Teenage Shoplifter".
Other films featuring Teefy include Grease 2 (1982) as Sharon Cooper, Supergirl (1984) as Lucy Lane, and Sunset (1988). She starred in the 1993 supernatural horror thriller Star Time, directed by her then husband, Alexander Cassini.
She provided the voice of the female robot "host" Chrome on the 1997 HBO horror series Perversions of Science. Other television roles include the made-for-TV films Legs and Disaster at Silo 7. She also guest-starred on TV series including Max Headroom and Mike Hammer, Private Eye. Her acting career developed much more in the theater, singing and dancing in several Broadway musicals. Her last film appearance to date was in the 1997 film Men Seeking Women.
Maureen Teefy married Alexander Cassini on May 23, 1982. The couple, now divorced, have one child, Isabella.
Teefy lives in Venice, California.
|1982||Grease 2||Sharon Cooper|
|1997||Men Seeking Women||Teri|
|2017||Hollywood Girl: The Peg Entwistle Story||Arcadina||Short film|
|1979||ABC Afterschool Special||Natalia||Episode: "Dinky Hocker"|
|1981||CBS Afternoon Playhouse||Karen Hughes||Episode: "Portrait of a Teenage Shoplifter"|
|1983||Legs||Melissa Rizzo||TV film|
|1987||Max Headroom||Shelley Keeler||Episode: "Academy"|
|1988||Disaster at Silo 7||Penny Travers||TV film|
|1997||Perversions of Science||Chrome||Voice role (10 episodes)|
|1998||Mike Hammer, Private Eye||Ali McClain||Episode: "The Long Road to Nowhere"|
|1982||Grease 2||RSO Records||Performs on songs "Score Tonight", "Girl for All Seasons", "We'll Be Together"|