Wendie Jo Sperber dies of cancer
Sperber was in her 40s and best known for her role on Bosom Buddies, where she played Amy Cassidy, the woman with a crush on Peter Scolari's character. Sperber was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1997.
Besides her role on the Tom Hanks comedy, she also starred in the Back to the Future movies (she played Michael J. Fox's sister), 1941, Corvette Summer, Bachelor Party, I Wanna Hold Your Hand, and the TV shows Private Benjamin and Hearts Afire. She also had a ton of guest roles, including Will and Grace, 8 Simple Rules, JAG, Married With Children, Home Improvement, Designing Women, and Who's The Boss.