Frye, Soleil Moon 1976–

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FRYE, Soleil Moon 1976


Born August 6, 1976, in Glendora, CA (some sources say Glendale, CA); daughter of Virgil Frye (an actor) and Sondra Peluce (a talent manager and caterer); halfsister of Meeno Peluce (an actor and director) and Sean Frye (an actor); married Jason Goldberg (a producer), October 25, 1998. Education: Attended New School University for one year. Religion: Jewish.

Addresses: Agent Don Buchwald & Associates, 6500 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 2200, Los Angeles, CA 90048; William Morris Agency, 151 El Camino Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Career: Actress, director, and screenwriter. Began acting at the age of two; appeared in magazine ad for Showstyle, 2001.

Awards, Honors: Young Artist Award nominations, best young actress in a television series, 1985, 1988, Young Artist Award, best young actress starring in a television series, 1986, Young Artist Award nomination (with others), best animation voiceover group, 1988, Young Artist Award, best young actressvoiceover role, 1989, all for Punky Brewster; Young Artist Award nomination, best young actress guest starring in a syndicated family comedy, drama, or special, 1989, for Mickey's 60th Birthday.


Television Appearances; Series:

Penelope "Punky" Brewster (title role), Punky Brewster, NBC, then syndicated, 19841987.

Voice of title role, It's Punky Brewster (animated; also known as Punky Brewster ), NBC, then syndicated, 19851989.

Tyler McKay, Cadets, ABC, 1988.

Herself, Girl Talk, 1989.

Sonya, Where's Rodney?, 1990.

Roxie King, Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (also known as Sabrina Goes to College and Sabrina ), The WB, 20002003.

Voice of Zoey, The Proud Family (animated), The Disney Channel, 2001.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Mary Elizabeth, Missing Children: A Mother's Story, CBS, 1982.

Linda Fray, Who Will Love My Children?, ABC, 1983.

Chrissie Winslow, Invitation to Hell, ABC, 1984.

Second Elizabeth Kovacs, Ernie Kovacs: Between the Laughter, ABC, 1984.

Minerva, You Ruined My Life, ABC, 1987.

Peggy, head cheerleader, Summertime Switch, ABC, 1994.

Laura, Roger Corman Presents Piranha (also known as Piranha ), 1995.

Emily DeCapprio, The Secret (also known as The Killing Secret ), NBC, 1997.

Kyra Thompson, I've Been Waiting for You, NBC, 1998.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Herself, I Love the '80s, 2002.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Andy Williams and the NBC Kids Search for Santa, NBC, 1985.

The 37th Annual Prime Time Emmy Awards, 1985.

The NBC AllStar Hour, NBC, 1985.

The Night of 100 Stars II, ABC, 1985.

Punky Brewster, Alvin Goes Back to School, NBC, 1986.

NBC's 60th Anniversary Celebration, NBC, 1986.

Disney's Golden Anniversary of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, NBC, 1987.

Host, Here's to You, Mickey Mouse, The Disney Channel, 1988.

The Hollywood Christmas Parade, syndicated, 1988, 1989.

Tina, Choose Your Own Adventure: The Case of the Silk King, ABC, 1992.

Holidays with the Stars, E! Entertainment Television, 2000.

Intimate Portrait: Melissa Joan Hart, Lifetime, 2003.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Samantha, Little Shots, NBC, 1983.

Tyler McKay, Cadets, ABC, 1988.

Sonia, Where's Rodney?, NBC, 1990.

Robin, Grown Ups, ABC, 1999.

Voice of Sally Chaffe, Clayton, UPN, 2001.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, 1984.

Terry Harris, "Sam's New Pal," Diff'rent Strokes, 1985.

Princess Moon, "The Perils of Punky: Parts 1 & 2," Punky Brewster, 1985.

Charlene, "She's Not Wild about Harry," The Law and Harry McGraw, 1988.

Mimi Detweiler, "Growing Up," The Wonder Years, ABC, 1990.

Voice of Amanda Duff, "Take Elmyra Please," Tiny Toon Adventures (animated), 1992.

Robin, "Screech's Spaghetti Sauce," Saved by the Bell (also known as Good Morning, Miss Bliss ), NBC, 1992.

Voice of Amanda Duff, "Grandma's Dead," Tiny Toon Adventures (animated), 1992.

Jen Miller, "The Prodigy," Working, NBC, 1999.

Katie, "The One with the Girl Who Hits Joey," Friends, NBC, 1999.

Herself, The Howard Stern Show, E! Entertainment Television, 2000.

Celebrity contestant, "Daytona Beach, Florida," Search Party, E! Entertainment Television, 2000.

Herself, The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn, CBS, 2001.

Guest host, "Bada bing, bada boom!," RendezView, 2001.

Host, Good Day Live, 2003.

Also appeared as Robin, Guys Like Us, UPN; guest, Teen Win, Lose or Draw, The Disney Channel; voice, Johnny Bravo (animated), Cartoon Network.

Film Appearances:

Gigi, The Liar's Club, New Horizon Picture Corp., 1993.

Julia, The St. Tammany Miracle, 1994.

Marcie, Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings (also known as Pumpkinhead 2: The Demon Returns ), 1994.

Sharon Stewart, Twisted Love, 1995.

Becky Hanson, Mind Games, Brimstone Productions, 1996.

Herself, The Best of Ed's Night Party, 1996.

Agent Kyle Rivers, Motel Blue, 1997.

Wild Horses (also known as Lunch Time Special ), 1998.

Casey, The Girls' Room, 1999.

Alissa, Alex in Wonder, 2001.

Film Work:

(With brother Meeno Peluce) Director, Wild Horses (also known as Lunch Time Special ), 1998.

Stage Appearances:

Appeared in Orestes/I Murdered My Mother, Los Angeles.


Video Games:

Voice of Marcie, Bloodwings: Pumpkinhead's Revenge, 1995.



Wild Horses (also known as Lunch Time Special ), 1998.



People Weekly, April 26, 1993, pp. 8284.