Cynthia Lauren Tewes (born October 26, 1953, in Braddock, Pennsylvania) is an American actress, best known for her role as Julie McCoy on The Love Boat. She was the voice of Red McCullough on Sky Commanders.
Her surname is pronounced like "tweeze".
After her dismissal from The Love Boat in 1984, Tewes spiraled into drug addiction. She has now been sober for many years and makes her living doing voice-overs and radio commercials, as well as working as a cheese steward in Seattle. She says she used to spend 16 hours a day caring for her sick husband.
- Lauren Tewes at the Internet Movie Database