Corinne Bohrer (born October 18, 1958) is an American film and television actress whose career has continued uninterrupted for four decades and includes regular roles in eight primetime series produced between 1984 and 2015: E/R (1984–85), Free Spirit (leading role, 1989–90), Man of the People (1991–92), Double Rush (1995), Partners (1995–96), Rude Awakening (recurring, 1998–2001), Veronica Mars (recurring, 2004–2006) and Murder in the First (recurring, 2015).
Born on the North Carolina Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, Bohrer was raised in Lancaster, Pennsylvania; Billings, Montana and Arlington, Texas,where she attended Lamar High School. She was active in drama, band, and student government.
During the summer of 1976 she worked at Six Flags over Texas as a carnival barker in Skeeball Palace in the Games Department.
She attended The University of Texas at Arlington to study journalism but never graduated.
While in college, she modeled, performed in commercials and worked as a dancer.
By the time of her 22nd birthday, Bohrer was in Hollywood, working on her first on-screen assignment — a one-minute role as stranded motorist Vicki Thomas asking for help from the younger of the two leading men on McClain's Law , the pilot telefilm of the 1981 James Arness same-named police series. In 1986 she appeared in the 22nd episode of the first season of MacGyver as Terry Ross. In 1988 she co-starred opposite Randy Quaid in Dead Solid Perfect ,and followed that with a co-starring role opposite Judge Reinhold and Fred Savage in the comedy Vice Versa .
During the 1990s she appeared on Murder, She Wrote . Previous roles were more comedic, including her role as a pediatric nurse who had a crush on Elliott Gould in the short-lived CBS situation comedy E/R ,a witch in the similarly brief sitcom Free Spirit , an administrative assistant to a City Councilman in fictitious Long View, California played by James Garner in the quickly-cancelled NBC sitcom Man of the People , and in Phantom of the Megaplex (2000). She is also known as Trickster's sidekick Prank in the 1990 CBS series The Flash and the version from The CW, in which she appeared in a 2018 episode.
Bohrer's work has included a recurring role as Lianne Mars, the wayward mother of the title character in the CW television series Veronica Mars .
She was featured in the Dream On episode "What I Did for Lust" and the Friends episode "The One Where Rachel Finds Out" (1995).
Over the years, Bohrer has also frequently appeared in commercials. Bohrer appeared in McDonald's 1987 Chicken McNuggets Shanghai campaign.She also played the role of the "counselor" in Apple Inc.'s "Get a Mac" ad campaign. Other commercials include Totinos Pizza Rolls, Walgreens, Campbell's low sodium soup and Bounty ("One-sheeter"!).
|1981||McClain's Law||Vicki Thomas||Television film|
|1982||Zapped!||Cindy||as Corrinne Bohrer|
|My Favorite Year||Bonnie|
|1984||Surf II||Cindy Lou|
|1986||Stewardess School||Cindy Adams|
|1987||Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol||Laura|
|Cross My Heart||Susan|
|1988||Dead Solid Perfect||Janie Rimmer|
|1994||The Coriolis Effect||Suzy||Short film|
|Revenge of the Nerds IV: Nerds in Love||Jeanie Humphrey||Television film|
|1995||Aurora: Operation Intercept||Sharon Pruett|
|1997||Under Wraps||Marshall's Mom||Television film|
|Star Kid||Janet Holloway|
|2000||Big Eden||Anna Rudolph|
|Phantom of the Megaplex||Julie Riley||Television film|
|1982||Falcon Crest||Ann Hilton||Episode: "Heir Apparent"|
|Making The Grade||Episode: "Marriage, Dave Style"|
|The Powers of Matthew Star||Cheerleader||Episode: "Daredevil"|
|1983||T.J. Hooker||Beth Arnold||Episode: "The Decoy"|
|1984||Hardcastle and McCormick||Gina Longren||Episode: "Third Down and Twenty Years to Life"|
|The Yellow Rose||Rickey||Episode: "Sport of Kings"|
|1984–1985||E/R||Nurse Cory Smith||22 episodes|
|1986||MacGyver||Terry Ross||Episode: "The Assassin"|
|St. Elsewhere||Suzanne McConnell||Episode: "Brand New Band"|
|1989–1990||Free Spirit||Winnie Goodwinn||14 episodes|
|1991||The Flash||Zoey Clark / Prank||Episode: "Trial of the Trickster"|
|Dream On||Chloe||Episode: "What I Did for Lust"|
|1991–1992||Man of The People||Constance Leroy||10 episodes|
|1992, 1994, 1996||Murder, She Wrote||Wanda Andrews, Bea Huffington, Helena McKenna||3 episodes|
|1994||Diagnosis: Murder||Bobbie Burton||Episode: "Reunion with Murder"|
|1995||Double Rush||Zoe Fuller||13 episodes|
|Friends||Melanie||Episode: "The One Where Rachel Finds Out"|
|Ned and Stacey||Stephanie||Episode: "Please Don't Squeeze Out"|
|1998–2000||Rude Awakening||Tish Frank||12 episodes|
|2003–2004||Joan of Arcadia||Sylvia Tardio||2 episodes|
|2004–2006||Veronica Mars||Lianne Mars||7 episodes|
|2015||Murder In The First||Lydia Maker||5 episodes|
|2018||The Flash||Zoey Clark / Prank||Episode: "The Elongated Knight Rises"|
|2020||Criminal Minds||Alexandria Duggan||2 episodes|
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