Joanna Merlin

Joanna Merlin was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Merlin's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as "The Ten Commandments" (1956), the Roy Scheider adaptation "All That Jazz" ... Read more »
Born: 07/15/1931

Filmography

Actor (38)

Homeland 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2000 - 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Sarah's Key 2011 (Movie)

Mme Rainsferd (Actor)

The Good Wife 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Wackness 2008 (Movie)

Grandma Shapiro (Actor)

The Invasion 2007 (Movie)

Joan Kaufman (Actor)

Just Another Story 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Actor

Black and Blue 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

City of Angels 1998 (Movie)

Teresa (Actor)

Law & Order 1990 - 1998 (Tv Show)

Actor

Flashback 1996 - 1997 (TV Show)

Actor

L.A. Law 1990 - 1997 (Tv Show)

Actor

Murder and Murder 1997 (Movie)

Doris (Actor)

New York Undercover 1996 - 1997 (Tv Show)

Actor

Two Bits 1995 (Movie)

Guendolina (Actor)

Mr. Wonderful 1993 (Movie)

Loretta (Actor)

Class Action 1991 (Movie)

Estelle Ward (Actor)

A Matter of Conscience 1988 - 1989 (TV Show)

Actor

Mystic Pizza 1988 (Movie)

Margaret (Actor)

Prince of Darkness 1987 (Movie)

Bag Lady (Actor)

The Killing Fields 1984 (Movie)

Schanberg's Sister (Actor)

Baby It's You 1983 (Movie)

Mrs Rosen (Actor)

Love Child 1982 (Movie)

Superintendent Sturgis (Actor)

Soup For One 1982 (Movie)

Allan's Mother (Actor)

Fame 1980 (Movie)

Miss Berg (Actor)

Nurse 1979 - 1980 (TV Show)

Actor

All That Jazz 1979 (Movie)

Nurse Pierce (Actor)

The Ten Commandments 1956 (Movie)

Jethro's Daughter (Actor)

Another World (TV Show)

Actor

In a Child's Name (TV Show)

Actor

Murder in Black & White (TV Show)

Actor

Starstruck (TV Show)

Actor

The Last Tenant (TV Show)

Actor

The Prosecutors (TV Show)

Actor

Witness Protection (TV Show)

Actor
Casting (10)

Surviving Picasso 1996 (Movie)

(New York) (Casting)

Jefferson in Paris 1995 (Movie)

(New York) (Casting)

Little Buddha 1994 (Movie)

(New York) (Casting)

Impromptu 1991 (Movie)

(USA) (Casting)

Into the Woods 1990 - 1991 (TV Show)

Casting

Mr. & Mrs. Bridge 1990 (Movie)

(Casting)

Last Emperor 1987 (Movie)

casting supervisor (Casting)

Big Trouble in Little China 1986 (Movie)

(Casting)

Year of the Dragon 1985 (Movie)

(Casting)

Lethal Innocence (TV Show)

Location Casting

Biography

Joanna Merlin was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Merlin's early acting career consisted of roles in various films, such as "The Ten Commandments" (1956), the Roy Scheider adaptation "All That Jazz" (1979) and the Irene Cara dramatic musical "Fame" (1980). She also appeared in the Saul Rubinek comedy "Soup For One" (1982), "Love Child" (1982) and the Rosanna Arquette dramedy "Baby It's You" (1983). She continued to work steadily in film throughout the eighties and the nineties, appearing in the horror flick "Prince of Darkness" (1987) with Donald Pleasence, the dramatic comedy "Mystic Pizza" (1988) with Julia Roberts and "Class Action" (1991) with Gene Hackman. Recently, she tackled roles in "Two Bits" (1995) with Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, "Murder and Murder" (1997) and the dramatic adaptation "City of Angels" (1998) with Nicolas Cage. She also appeared in "The Invasion" (2007). Most recently, Merlin acted in the dramatic adaptation "Sarah's Key" (2011) with Kristin Scott Thomas.

Relationships

Rachel Dretzin Producer

Daughter
Joanna Merlin is mother to Rachel Dretzin

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