Laura Elizabeth Downey (Ernst)
|Birthplace:||Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States|
|Death:||Died in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Cause of death:||Lou Gehrig's Disease|
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About Laura Ernst Downey
Laura Ernst, known briefly in her career as Laura Downey, was a screenwriter and actor. She wrote the films Pool Girl (1997; released posthumously), Too Much Sun (1990), and Rage (1983; made-for-TV). She also appeared as an actor in Too Much Sun and as herself in the 1993 documentary The Last Party (1993).
She was the second wife of writer-director Robert Downey, Sr. and the stepmother of actor Robert Downey, Jr., the latter of whom appeared in each film above except Rage.