Brooke Theiss-Genesse (born October 23, 1969) is an American actress who has starred in film and on television.
Theiss at a celebrity autograph collectors' convention in Burbank, California
Theiss's first film role was in 1988's Little Nikita, but later that year, her big role came in the hit horror movie A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master as Debbie Stevens. Her most recent movie is 2004's Catwoman. Theiss's best-known TV role is in the 1980s TV series Just the Ten of Us, as Wendy Lubbock, from 1988 to 1990. She also starred in the 1990s TV series Good & Evil, Home Free, and in The Amanda Show from 1999 to 2000.
Theiss has made guest appearances in numerous television shows, including Growing Pains (she played Wendy Lubbock), Blossom, Parker Lewis Can't Lose, Beverly Hills, 90210, American Dreams, and Cold Squad. She also portrayed the character of Maxie from Maxie's World in several commercials for the popular doll.
|A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master||Debbie|
|2004||Catwoman||Ferris Wheel Mom|
|2010||In the Heat of Passion||Ellen||Short|
|2016||Do Over||Pharmacy Cashier|
|1987–88||Growing Pains||Wendy Lubbock/Stacy||3 episodes|
|1988–90||Just the Ten of Us||Wendy Lubbock||47 episodes|
|1989||Class Cruise||Kim Robbins||Television movie|
|1990||Uncle Buck||Laura||Episode: "Nine-to-Five"|
|They Came from Outer Space||Wendy||Episode: "School Fools"|
|Miami Vice||Katie Benson||Episode: "The Young and the Hopeless"|
|1991||CBS Schoolbreak Special||Patricia||Episode: "Lives of the Heart"|
|Parker Lewis Can't Lose||Melinda Harris||Episode: "My Fair Shelly"|
|Good & Evil||Caroline||6 episodes|
|1992||Blossom||Allison||Episode: "Wake Up Little Suzy"|
|1993||Home Free||Laura||13 episodes|
|The Golden Palace||Charlene||Episode: "Sex, Lies and Tortillas"|
|The Great O'Grady||Sexy Girl||TV short|
|1993–95||Beverly Hills, 90210||Leslie Sumner||9 episodes|
|1994||Menendez: A Killing in Beverly Hills||Wendy||Television movie|
|1995||Boy Meets World||Valerie||Episode: "Train of Fools"|
|2001||The Amanda Show||Episode: "Penelope in Makeup"|
|2002||American Dreams||Barbara Gerson||Episode: Pilot|
|2005||Cold Squad||Jen Carter||Episode: "Learning Curve"|
- Jerry Buck, " | online Brooke Theiss Works Hard to Overcome Effects of Dyslexia," Schenectady Gazette (21 July 1989): 35.