In 1976, the year before she dropped out of the series, Lasser made headlines after being charged with possessing $6 worth of cocaine. In 1980 she appeared in Stardust Memories, directed by her former husband Woody Allen. That she has never again attained Hartman-esque heights is fine with Lasser. "I could go into anyone's kitchen in America and have dinner," she muses. "It was the best and worst of times."