Actress Charlotte McGinnis died May 24 of cancer in Los Angeles. She was 53.
McGinnis was a member of the Groundlings and performed in comedy shows with Paul Reubens before he became known as Pee Wee Herman, appearing several times with him on “The Gong Show.”
Her film credits include “Billy Jack Goes to Washington,” “Hardcore” and “Reform School Girls.” She was the wardrobe supervisor on the film “Down on Us.”
McGinnis also appeared in L.A. theater productions such as “The Island” and performed in musicvideos.
She is survived by her husband, producer/director Howard Woffinden, and a daughter.