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Gender: Female

Known Credits: 51

Birthday: 1956-08-20

Place of Birth: Rochelle - Illinois - USA

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Joan Allen


Joan Allen (born August 20, 1956) is an American actress. She worked in theatre, television and film during her early career, and achieved recognition for her Broadway debut in Burn This, winning a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play in 1989.

She has received three Academy Award nominations; she was nominated for Best Supporting Actress for Nixon (1995) and The Crucible (1996), and for Best Actress for The Contender (2000).

Her other films include The Ice Storm (1996), Face/Off (1997), Pleasantville (1998), The Notebook (2004), The Bourne Supremacy (2004) and The Bourne Ultimatum (2007).

2016 The Family - (12 episodes) as Claire Warren
2015 Room as Grandma
2014 Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power as Narrator (voice)
2014 A Good Marriage as Darcy
2012 The Bourne Legacy as Pamela Landy
2011 The Killing - (6 episodes) as Margaret O'Neal
2009 Georgia O'Keeffe as Georgia O'Keeffe
2009 Hachi: A Dog's Tale as Cate Wilson
2008 Death Race as Warden Hennessey
2007 Trumbo as Herself
2007 The Bourne Ultimatum as Pamela Landy
2006 Bonneville as Carol
2006 The Rape of Europa
2005 Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List - (1 episode)
2005 The Upside of Anger as Terry Ann Wolfmeyer
2004 Yes as She
2004 The Bourne Supremacy as Pamela Landy
2004 The Notebook as Anne Hamilton
2003 The Ellen DeGeneres Show - (1 episode)
2003 Off the Map as Arlene
2001 The Mists of Avalon as Morgause
2001 Inside 'Manhunter' as Herself
2000 The Contender as Laine Hanson
2000 When The Sky Falls as Sinead Hamilton
1999 All the Rage as Helen
1998 Pleasantville as Betty Parker
1997 The Ice Storm as Elena Hood
1997 The View - (1 episode)
1997 Face/Off as Eve Archer
1996 The Crucible as Elizabeth Proctor
1995 Nixon as Pat Nixon
1995 Mad Love as Margaret Roberts
1993 Josh and S.A.M. as Caroline Whitney
1993 Frasier - (1 episode)
1993 Searching for Bobby Fischer as Bonnie Waitzkin
1993 Ethan Frome as Zenobia
1991 Without Warning: The James Brady Story as Sarah Brady
1989 In Country as Irene
1988 Tucker: The Man and His Dream as Vera
1987 The Room Upstairs as Ellie
1986 Peggy Sue Got Married as Maddy Nagle
1986 Fat Guy Goes Nutzoid as Lala
1986 Manhunter as Reba McClane
1985 The Twilight Zone - (2 episodes)
1985 Evergreen - (0 episodes) as Iris Friedman
1985 Evergreen as Iris Friedman
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee - (1 episode)
1975 Saturday Night Live - (1 episode)
1952 Today - (1 episode)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame - (1 episode)
1929 The Academy Awards - (2 episodes)
2009 Georgia O'Keeffe … Executive Producer