Quinn Cummings: A quintessential modern woman

It is not quite often that you come across an actress who has a number of memorable performances in her portfolio. One such talented lady is Quinn Cummings. She is a versatile talented woman who has donned many hats to perfection in her professional career. She has made her marks in the sphere of business and television besides winning an Oscar nomination for her outstanding performance in the movie ‘The Goodbye Girl’. Do you know that Quinn was first spotted by eminent cinematographer James Howe? It catapulted her to instant fame and she soon started getting chances in a number of TV ads. But Quinn Cummings real achievement was yet to come. It as when she bagged the character of Lucy McFadden in the famous 1977 movie named ‘The Goodbye Girl’. It won accolades from the critics and the audience alike. Quinn won nominations for the prestigious Golden Globe award and the Academy awards. She was also nominated for some TV awards in her career. In the next year Quinn Cummings got a plum role in television soap. Seven years after that, Quinn was seen in an ABC sitcom named Hail to the Chief. In this show, she played the role of USA’s first woman president’s daughter. Cummings’s acting career did not see much activity in the 1980’s and in the following decade she quit the profession of acting altogether. Actually she got tired of her professional compulsions that often invaded into her private life. As you know, this is the case with most of Hollywood actors. She faced the camera for the last time in 1991 in an episode named Blossom. Quinn Cummings tried her hand at blogging in 2005. She formed The QC Report. It is a blog that basically expresses a career woman’s views on the ironies of life. It has found favor with the readers and that is a good thing for her. Cummings has settled into her life like she wanted after her stint with acting. She has a daughter by Donald DiPietro, who is her long-time boyfriend. Presently she stays at California with them. Her career has taken a different turn after the birth of her first child. You may find it quite unusual that she invented a baby carrying device called the HipHugger. She is the head of that company as of now.