Denise Cheshire rose to fame as an actress, gracing the silver screen many times over the course of her Hollywood career. She also appeared in the TV movie "The Castaways on Gilligan's Island" (NBC, 1978-79). She also was featured in the miniseries "The Golden Moment -- An Olympic Love Story" (1979-1980). She worked in television in her early acting career as well, including a part on "Murder, She Wrote" (CBS, 1984-1996). She then appeared in the adventurous drama "Gorillas in the Mist" (1988) with Sigourney Weaver, the comedic sports movie "Ed" (1996) with Matt LeBlanc and the dramatic adventure "Jack Frost" (1998) with Michael Keaton. In the nineties and the early 2000s, Cheshire lent her talents to projects like "Mighty Joe Young" with Charlize Theron (1998), "It's A Very Merry Muppet Christmas Movie" (NBC, 2002) and the Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith blockbuster "Men in Black II" (2002). Her credits also expanded to "The Country Bears" with Christopher Walken (2002). Cheshire most recently worked on "Merry Christmas, Drake & Josh" (Nickelodeon, 2008-09).