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Levin earned her BFA in Theatre from the University of Southern California. Among her earlier acting work are featured parts in the television crime drama The Children of Times Square (1986, with Joanna Cassidy), the drama Lifetime Contract (1986), and the television science fiction movie Timestalkers (1987, with Tracey Walter, James Avery, J. Michael Flynn, Tim Russ, and Christopher Doyle) as well as guest roles in episodes of Valerie (1987, with Tom Hodges), Ohara, Married with Children (1989), Pigsty (1990), and Home Improvement (1991, with John Cothran, Jr.).
Between 1996 and 1997, Deborah appeared in several episodes of the comedy series Boston Common, working with Patrick Fabian and Mario Roccuzzo. Further episodic television work includes Brother's Keeper (1998), Providence (2001, with Miriam Flynn and Cress Williams), Unsolved Mysteries (2001-2002), Good Morning, Miami (2003), 8 Simple Rules... for Dating My Teenage Daughter (2004), Inconceivable (2005), Four Kings (2006, with Patrick Fischler and Todd Stashwick), My Boys (2009), Partners in which she recurred as Stevie (2012), 2 Broke Girls (2013) and as Dana on "Will & Grace" (2018).