Candice Patricia Bergen is an American actress, producer, and former fashion model, who is the daughter of Edgar Bergen. She is best known for her role as the title character on the CBS sitcom Murphy Brown (1988–1998, and 2018) and as Shirley Schmidt on the the ABC legal comedy-drama series Boston Legal (2004–2008).
Her only role so far in a Disney production was a guest appearance on The Muppet Show in episode 115. She also appeared in The Muppets Go Hollywood and contributed a "Tortellini Salad" recipe for Miss Piggy's cookbook In the Kitchen with Miss Piggy. She even played Mayor Kate Hennings in the 2002 Touchstone Pictures film, Sweet Home Alabama.