Was the first choice to play Jill Munroe on Charlie's Angels, but the role ultimately went to Farrah Fawcett.
Author of two autobiographies: Keeping Secrets (1988) and After the Fall: How I Picked Myself Up, Dusted Myself Off, and Started All Over Again (1998). Also published a tome of poetry called Touch Me: The Poems of Suzanne Somers (1980) and a number of self-help books.
Won two People's Choice Awards for Favorite Female Performer in a New TV Series for Three's Company in 1977 and Step by Step in 1991.
Founded the Suzanne Somers Institute for the Effects of Addictions on Families in 1990.
Has performed as a member of the USO.
Made her Broadway debut in the 2005 one-woman show The Blonde in the Thunderbird, which was based on her autobiographies.
Spokeswoman for the ThighMaster.
1978, People's Choice Awards — Favorite Female Performer in a New TV Program: Winner
1979, Golden Globe — Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Musical or Comedy: Nominee
1992, People's Choice Awards — Favorite Female Performer in a New TV Series: Winner
Frank Mahoney — Father
Alan Hamel — Husband
Danny Mahoney — Brother
Bruce Somers — Ex-husband
Bruce Somers Jr. — Son
Marion Mahoney — Mother
Leslie Hamel — Stepdaughter
Maureen Gilmartin — Sister
Stephen Hamel — Stepson
Attended San Francisco College for Women, San Francisco, California, United States