• Dana Plato was a celebrated American television star
  • She came to prominence with Diff'rent Strokes
  • Her career ended in infamy after a criminal spell

For many people, the sixties and the seventies were simply the golden age of American television. And actress Dana Plato was a big part of the culture at the time! From the age of seven, she shot countless commercials. She made her real acting debut when she was eleven, appearing in an episode of the series The Six Million Dollar Man.

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But her star was only on the rise. She then landed regular roles in TV and film. Among others, she played the little "Wendy" in Beyond the Bermuda Triangle in the same year. She then had the chance to play Jane Fonda and Alan Alba's movie daughter "Jenny" in California Suite in the late '70s and got her most famous role during the same period...

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