Joanna Pacula

Biography

Joanna Pacula (born January 2, 1957) is a Polish actress.Pacula joined Warsaw Dramatic Theatre where she acted until 1981. She started her career playing in productions of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, Othello and As You Like It. She also found work in a handful of films, including Krzysztof Zanussi's Barwy ochronne/Camouflage (1977). In 1981, Pacula was caught in Paris when communist authorities in Poland declared martial law. In 1982 she eventually emigrated to the U.S. where she has specialized in playing European temptresses since her feature debut opposite William Hurt in Gorky Park (1983). She played the part of the exotic beauty in numerous American TV series and movies, including the Holocaust drama Escape From Sobibor (CBS, 1987), The Kiss (1988), E.A.R.T.H. Force (CBS, 1990), and the TV series, The Colony (ABC, 1996). She was featured in Marked for Death (1990) as an expert on Jamaican voodoo and gangs; in the Italian erotic thriller Husbands And Lovers (1992) as a free spirited adultress (which featured a rather controversial bare-bottom spanking scene, a first in a mainstream film); Tombstone (1993) as Doc Holliday's lover, Kate (also known as Big Nose Kate and Mary Catherine Haroney, born November 7, 1850); in The Haunted Sea (1997); and in the movie Virus (1999), playing a Russian scientist. She currently resides in Southern California.

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Joanna Pacula (born January 2, 1957) is a Polish actress.Pacula joined Warsaw Dramatic Theatre where she acted until 1981. She started her career playing in productions of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, Othello and As You Like It. She also found work in a handful of films, including Krzysztof Zanussi's Barwy ochronne/Camouflage (1977). In 1981, Pacula was caught in Paris when communist authorities in Poland declared martial law. In 1982 she eventually emigrated to the U.S. where she has specialized in playing European temptresses since her feature debut opposite William Hurt in Gorky Park (1983). She played the part of the exotic beauty in numerous American TV series and movies, including the Holocaust drama Escape From Sobibor (CBS, 1987), The Kiss (1988), E.A.R.T.H. Force (CBS, 1990), and the TV series, The Colony (ABC, 1996). She was featured in Marked for Death (1990) as an expert on Jamaican voodoo and gangs; in the Italian erotic thriller Husbands And Lovers (1992) as a free spirited adultress (which featured a rather controversial bare-bottom spanking scene, a first in a mainstream film); Tombstone (1993) as Doc Holliday's lover, Kate (also known as Big Nose Kate and Mary Catherine Haroney, born November 7, 1850); in The Haunted Sea (1997); and in the movie Virus (1999), playing a Russian scientist. She currently resides in Southern California.

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Personal Info

Gender Female

Known Credits 52

Birthday 1957-01-02

Place of Birth Tomaszów Lubelski, Lubelskie, Poland

Adult Actor False

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Also Known As

  • Joanna Pacuła

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2012 Stolen Child as Tatiana
2009 Amazing Racer as Emily Blair
2008 Chicano Blood as The Judge
2005 The Cutter as Elizabeth Teller
2004 Dead Easy as Theresa
2004 Moscow Heat as Sasha
2004 El padrino: The Latin Godfather as Jessica Lancaster
2004 Dinocroc as Paula Kennedy
2003 Lightning: Bolts of Destruction as Dr. Valery Landis
2003 Weltuntergang-Das Gewitter Inferno as Valery Landis
2002 Warrior Angels as Elizabeth
2002 Monk(1 episode)
2002 Cupid's Prey as Iris Wetherton
2001 Night Visions(1 episode)
2000 Crash and Byrnes as Lissette
2000 Brutally Normal(8 episodes) as Gogi
1999 The Art of Murder as Elizabeth Sheridan
1999 Virus as Nadia Vinogradiya
1998 The White Raven as Julia Konneman
1998 Sweet Deception as Risa Gallagher
1998 My Giant as Lilliana Rotaru
1997 Business for Pleasure as Anna
1997 In Praise of Older Women as Marta
1997 The Haunted Sea as 1st Mate Bergren
1997 Heaven Before I Die as Selma
1995 Captain Nuke and the Bomber Boys as Brenda Franelli
1995 Last Gasp as Nora Weeks
1995 Not Like Us as Anita Clark
1995 Timemaster as Evelyn Adams
1994 The Silence of the Hams as Lily Wine
1994 Every Breath as Lauren
1993 Tombstone as Kate
1993 Under Investigation as Abbey Jane Strong
1993 Warlock: The Armageddon as Paula Dare
1993 Private Lessons II as Sophie Morgan
1992 Black Ice as Vanessa
1992 Body Puzzle as Tracy
1992 Eyes Of The Beholder as Diana Carlyle
1991 La villa del venerdì as Alina
1990 Marked for Death as Leslie
1990 E.A.R.T.H. Force(6 episodes) as Diana Randall
1989 Sweet Lies as Joëlle
1989 Options as Princess Nicole
1988 The Kiss as Felice Dunbar
1987 Escape from Sobibor as Luka
1987 Death Before Dishonor as Elli
1985 Not Quite Paradise as Gila
1983 Gorky Park as Irina Asanova
1982 Jan Serce as Gabi
1981 Tender Spots
1978 Nie zaznasz spokoju as Bozena Kaczmarek
1900 Ultima noapte de dragoste as Lena Gheorghiu

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