Beth Ehlers worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. She also appeared in the TV movie "In Defense of Kids" (1982-83). She had an early role on the television special "Mystery at Fire Island" (1981-82). She also was featured in the miniseries "Family Reunion" (1981-82). Ehlers launched her career by acting in films like "The Hunger" (1983) with Catherine Deneuve. She was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for "Guiding Light" in 1991. She also appeared in the TV special "Things Are Looking Up" (1983-84). During these years, she also worked in film, earning a part in the Jon Cryer action film "Hiding Out" (1987). She was frequently appearing on awards shows like "The 18th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" (1990-91) and "The 19th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" (1991-92) during the height of her career. She also worked in television around this time, including a part on "The Best Times" (1984-85). She held additional roles in television including a part on "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (1999-). She made regular appearances at awards shows, including "The Ninth Annual Soap Opera Awards" (1992-93) and "Soap Opera Update Awards" (1997-98). Most recently, Ehlers appeared on "The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" (2005-06).