Morgan started acting in the late 70s, winning over audiences through her performances in some of the most-watched soap operas at the time. She was on Search for Tomorrow as Jennifer Pace, in Dallas as Jenna Wade, and even had a lead role in Flaming Road during the ‘80s. Her role for the series even earned her Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress in a Television Series Drama. During her career, she has received many honors and praises, including Prime Time Emmy and Golden Globe nominations.

In the mid-1990s, she joined the cast of two soap operas The City and General Hospital. In the 21st century, Morgan played a role in performances such as Bones“, Revenge and Hot in Cleveland. Aside from being a talented actress, she is also an advocate for different causes, including environmentalism and AIDS. Her most recent film credit was for 2019’s A Date Before Christmas Eve as Mrs. Kringle.