Actress, Director Penny Marshall dies at 75

Penny Marshall, who starred in “Laverne & Shirley” before becoming one of the top-grossing female directors in Hollywood, has died at age 75.

Marshall starred as Laverne DeFazio, the Milwaukee brewery worker, alongside Cindy Williams in the hit ABC comedy “Laverne & Shirley” and went on to become the first woman to direct a film that grossed more than $100 million with 1988’s “Big.”