Yothers has had only a handful of acting roles since "Family Ties" ended in 1989. She played the lead in "Lovelace The Musical," a 2004 stage show based on the life of former porn actress Linda Lovelace. She also appeared on VH1's "Celebrity Fit Club" and "Celebrity Fit Club: Boot Camp." In January 2012 she was featured on the ABC show "Celebrity Wife Swap," where she traded places with Niecy Nash of "Reno 911!" and "Clean House" fame.