Her family has always been important to Alley so she was delighted when she became a grandmother; her son had a son.
But Kirstie wasn't a hit with audiences.
She had to fight the man who had raped her for custody of her daughter.
Various reasons, like her career and personal life, made her an emotional eater.
Her mother, Lillian, was a housewife.
She did with the support of Jenny Craig.
Can you believe that she is 71 already? In 1985 she appeared in the miniseries North and South.
Yes, this happened back in the 1980s, but many great actors are willing to take pay cuts for prime opportunities.