Candice Bergen is an American actress and former fashion model, born on May 9, 1946, in California. She is best known for her role as the title character in the television series “Murphy Brown” (1988-1998), for which she won five Emmy Awards and two Golden Globe Awards. Bergen has also appeared in films such as “The Group” (1966) and “Carnal Knowledge” (1971). She has been married to businessman Marshall Rose since 2000. In addition to her acting career, Bergen is also an accomplished writer and has published several books, including memoirs and novels.