Laila Robins — American Actress born on March 14, 1959,

Laila Robins is an American stage, film and television actress... (wikipedia)

A lot of times you come against actors who come from a different direction, and you tend to meet in the middle.
I feel very close to Maryann Plunkett and Jay O. Sanders.
Because I was from the Midwest and untrained, I was completely open and ready to try anything. Many of my classmates were cynical and jaded; some already had conservatory training, and they were there simply to get that Yale stamp of approval, which they saw as a career stepping-stone.
I want to work with Cherry Jones.
I've paid my dues in the classical trenches.