Teri Copley
Teri Copley

Teri Copley guest stars as stripper Dixie, the girlfriend of boxer Clarence "Kid" Cody, whom Sam leaps into in the Season 1 (ep.#4) episode "The Right Hand of God".

Personal Information
Gender: Female
Born: (1961-05-10) May 10, 1961 (age 57)
Birthplace: Arcadia, California, U.S.
Actress, Model
Years active: 1980–present
Spouse(s): Micki Free (1986-?, divorced)
Christopher Mayer (1982-1984, divorced)
Character information
Appeared on: Quantum Leap (TV series)
Episodes appeared in: "The Right Hand of God" (Season 1, episode #4)
Character played: Dixie, Kid Cody's girlfriend

Actress and model Teri Copley (born May 10, 1961)[1] [2] guest starred as Dixie, a stripper who was the live-in girlfriend of Sacremento, CA-area pro boxer Clarence "Kid" Cody, whom Dr. Samuel Beckett leaped into in 1974, in the Season 1 episode of Quantum Leap titled "The Right Hand of God".

Life and careerEdit

Teri is best known for role on the television series We Got It Made.[2] She appeared in the 1984 television film I Married a Centerfold[3] and the 1992 film Brain Donors.[2] She posed nude and was the cover girl for Playboy magazine for the November 1990 issue.[4] In the 1990s Copley became a born-again Christian and slowly eased her way out of celebrity Hollywood.[5]

A born-again Christian, she released a book, Conversations Between a Girl and her God.[1]


Copley currently is married to Charles Wahlheim. She was previously married to rock guitarist Micki Free, from 1986 to 1989 and prior to that, late actor Christopher Mayer, of Dukes of Hazzard TV series fame, from 1982-1984.[6] She has a daughter from each of her first two marriages.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Teri Copley profile,; accessed April 10, 2015.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Teri Copley. The New York Times (
  3. I Married A Centerfold. The New York Times (
  4. Teri Copley. Playboy. Retrieved on April 10, 2015.
  5. Teri Copley profile. Retrieved on April 10, 2015.
  6. Teri Copley entry Retrieved 6-5-2016.

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