Family Ties Actress Justine Bateman was born in Rye, New York on February 19th 1966. Her first job was in a Wheaties commercial. Soon after she landed her most memorable gig in the sitcom Family Ties as Mallory Keaton. Family Ties also starred Michael J Fox, Tina Yothers and Meredith Baxter. She appeared with Facts Of Life actress Nancy McKeon in the movie First the Egg in 1985. In 1988 she starred with Julia Roberts in the movie Satisfaction. In 1996 she starred in the short-lived but much remembered TV series Men Behaving Badly. Justine Bateman appeared nude in Out Of Order. She is married to Mark Fluent. They have 2 children, Duke and Olivia. She quit acting to open her own clothing design shop.