Birthplace: Los Angeles
McNichol won an Emmy Award for her role in the TV series Family (1976–80). In 1988 she began playing the part of a police officer in the series Empty Nest (1988–92). McNichol has appeared in several films, such as Only When I Laugh (1981) and The Forgotten One (1990).
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