Lani O'Grady

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Lani O'Grady
Birth name Lanita Rose Agrati
Born October 2, 1954 in Walnut Creek, California, USA
Died September 25, 2001 in Valcenia, California, USA from a drug overdose
Notable Roles Eight Is Enough: Mary Bradford
Notable Episodes

Lani O'Grady was an American actress.



Starring Roles

Series Role Year(s) Season(s)
Eight Is Enough Mary Bradford 1977–1981 1 2 3 4 5

Guest Starring Roles

Series Role Episode Airdate
The Love Boat Robin 3x03 - The Grass Is Always Greener / Three Stages of Love / Oldies But Goodies September 22, 1979
The Love Boat Maude Victor 4x05/06 - The Mallory Quest / Julie, the Vamp / The Offer November 15, 1980

Made-for-TV Movies

Title Role Airdate Series/Banner
Eight Is Enough: A Family Reunion Mary Bradford October 18, 1987 Eight Is Enough
An Eight Is Enough Wedding Mary Bradford October 15, 1989 Eight Is Enough

Game Show Appearances

Series Episode Airdate
The $20,000 Pyramid April 17-21, 1978
The Hollywood Squares February 12-16, 1979
The Hollywood Squares June 4-8, 1979
The Hollywood Squares November 26-30, 1979
The Hollywood Squares March 17-21, 1980
Super Password October 19-23, 1987


  • Was the younger sister of My Three Sons star Don Grady
  • Her mother, Mary was a children's talent agent
  • Began acting when she was 13 years old
  • Was diagnosed with panic disorder when she was 21 years old
  • Retired from acting and became a talent agent
  • Suffered from prescription drug and alcohol abuse; went into rehab in 1998