Cocoon (2) cyberpunk (2) dancing (2) downward spiral (2) elderly protagonist (2) explosion (2) f rated (2). When a group of trespassing seniors swim in a pool containing alien cocoons, they find themselves energized with youthful vigor. Tahnee welch, fabio testi, dalila di lazzaro, enrico maria salerno. tahnee welch is best known for playing the sexy alien kitty -- opposite steve guttenberg as jack the boat captain -- in the youthful 1985 ron howard film cocoon. She was born in san diego, california, the daughter of actress raquel welch and her first husband, james welch. She married actor jared harris in 1991, later she divorced in 1996. She starred in ron howards cocoon and its sequel, cocoon the. tahnee welchs career as an actress tahnee welch dream came true when her acting career started in 1984. Tahnee debuted in an italian film amarsi un po opposite the beautiful actress virna lisi. Within a short period of time, she became favorite within italian audiences. Later she returned to new york and in 1985 ron howard approached tahnee for his directorial venture cocoon. enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on youtube. Shop steve guttenberg tahnee welch in pool cocoon 8x10 1985 and more music, movie, and tv memorabilia at amazons entertainment collectibles store. Huge collection, amazing choice, 100 million high quality, affordable rf and rm images. tahnee welch (born latanne rene welch) may be the child of hollywood icon raquel welch, but the stars daughter is an accomplished actress in her own right. From the movie cocoon - the antareans shed their skin, then catch the frightened seniors spying. Cocoon movieclipscom brian dennehy wilford brimley tahnee welch hume cronyn don ameche jack gilford. Tahnee welch was born in 1961 in san diego, california, daughter of father james welch and mother raquel tejada (actress raquel welch), and the younger sister of damon welch.