Kathryn Joosten  American Actress

Current Status

Kathryn Joosten passed away on 2nd Jun 2012 aged 72.

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Kathryn Joosten is a 72 year old American Actress. Born on 20th December, 1939 in Eustis, Florida, USA, she is famous for The West Wing, Desperate Housewives in a career that spans 1982–2012. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Kathryn Joosten was in an on-screen matchup with Orson Bean in Desperate Housewives (2004).

Kathryn Joosten is a member of the following lists: Actresses from Florida, 21st-century American actresses and Actresses from Chicago, Illinois.

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Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Mega Python vs. Gatoroid2011Angie PolkTV Movie
Wish Wizard2011Mrs. InkwellShort Film
Harry's Law2011Maisie JoyceTV Show
Wild Card2011DottieTV Show
Mitzvah Communion2011Leticia LovellMovie
The Cleveland Show2009HazelTV Show
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel2009Aunt JackieMovie
The Bake Shop Ghost2009Miss Cora Lee MerriweatherShort Film
Bedtime Stories2008Mrs. DixonMovie
The Mentalist2008Gloria WilliamsTV Show
The Gold Lunch2008JudgeShort Film
Rails & Ties2007Mrs. BrownMovie
Jane Doe: Ties That Bind2007Cara GoodmanTV Movie
In Case of Emergency2007Mrs WalshTV Show
Dark Mind2006NurseMovie
The TV Set2006LoisMovie
Saved2006Evelyn WilsonTV Show
The Evidence2006MidgeTV Show
Cheaper by the Dozen 22005Theatre PatronMovie
Halfway Decent2005Bonnie's MomMovie
Hostage2005LouiseMovie
Wedding Crashers2005Chazz's MomMovie
Fathers and Sons2005Gene's Mom (uncredited)TV Movie
McBride: It's Murder, Madam2005Judge BroderickTV Movie
Grey's Anatomy2005Stephanie DrakeTV Show
Life on a Stick2005EdithTV Show
Love, Inc.2005DorisTV Show
My Name Is Earl2005Donny's MomTV Show
The Closer2005Nurse TownsendTV Show
The Suite Life of Zack and Cody2005Grandma MarilynTV Show
Taking Your Life2005HelenMovie
Breadwinners2005PhyllisTV Movie
Breaking Dawn2004NeighborMovie
Combustion2004Miss KnightTV Movie
Desperate Housewives2004Karen McCluskeyTV Show
Father of the Pride2004TV Show
Red Roses and Petrol2003NurseMovie
Wasabi Tuna2003ErmaMovie
Secret Santa2003WinifredTV Movie
10-8: Officers on Duty2003Mrs UnterbergerTV Show
A.U.S.A.2003Ginny RomanoTV Show
Hope & Faith2003Funeral GuestTV Show
Joan of Arcadia2003Old Lady GodTV Show
Las Vegas2003RobbyTV Show
Highway to Oblivion2003NancyTV Movie
Everwood2002Mrs. HammerhillTV Show
Less Than Perfect2002Old LadyTV Show
Life with Bonnie2002PhyllisTV Show
Monk2002Neysa Gordon - Former Babysitter, Nurse StempelTV Show
Cojones2002Old LadyShort Film
Lehi's Wife2002Ida SmithMovie
Dead Last2001NurseTV Show
Raising Dad2001Mrs. PaultisTV Show
Reba2001DirectorTV Show
Scrubs2001Mrs. TannerTV Show
So Little Time2001Louise Van HornTV Show
The Division2001Constance 'Connie ' LangtryTV Show
Gilmore Girls2000Maisy FortnerTV Show
Malcolm in the Middle2000ClaireTV Show
Strong Medicine2000Mrs. NolanTV Show
Titus2000BettyTV Show
Yes, Dear2000Claire AtkinsonTV Show
Kiss Toledo Goodbye1999Wheelchair LadyMovie
Curb Your Enthusiasm1999Jenny - Woman at ReceptionTV Show
Even Stevens1999Edna ManningTV Show
Judging Amy1999Judge DrabowskyTV Show
Providence1999Mrs. Nielsen, Miss O'MearaTV Show
Thanks1999Mrs. SturgesTV Show
The West Wing1999Mrs. LandinghamTV Show
Phoenix1998EstherMovie
Becker1998Mrs. GoldsmithTV Show
Charmed1998WifeTV Show
Prey1998LandladyTV Show
The King of Queens1998MaureenTV Show
Will & Grace1998FeliciaTV Show
Best Men1997EdieMovie
Eating Las Vegas1997LandladyShort Film
Ally McBeal1997Sister AliceTV Show
Brooklyn South1997Mrs. Mariah WestbrookTV Show
Buffy the Vampire Slayer1997Genevive HoltTV Show
Dharma & Greg1997Claire, Elderly WomanTV Show
Just Shoot Me!1997Mrs. PierceTV Show
Nothing Sacred1997Church secretaryTV Show
3rd Rock from the Sun1996Cafeteria LadyTV Show
Arli$$1996Kirby's MotherTV Show
Boston Common1996Mrs. SchusterTV Show
Goode Behavior1996TV Show
Men Behaving Badly1996SaleswomanTV Show
Profiler1996Morganna StylesTV Show
Spin City1996Sister AgnesTV Show
Tracey Takes On...1996Diner WaitressTV Show
The Making of a Hollywood Madam1996Mrs. OshotzTV Movie
Life with Roger1996Mrs. MitchellTV Show
The Stranger Beside Me1995JudgeTV Movie
Pointman1995LoisTV Show
The Drew Carey Show1995Natalie, RuthTV Show
Chicago Hope1994Cleaning womanTV Show
ER1994LoisTV Show
Frasier1993VeraTV Show
Grace Under Fire1993Ida ReillyTV Show
NYPD Blue1993Mrs. ProwsTV Show
The Nanny1993Ward NurseTV Show
The X-Files1993Agent Edie BoalTV Show
Picket Fences1992WaitressTV Show
Home Improvement1991Thelma McCreadyTV Show
The Package1989WaitressMovie
Family Matters1989Grocery CheckerTV Show
Seinfeld1989BetsyTV Show
Murphy Brown1988Secretary #83TV Show
Roseanne1988Carol, woman in dance class, Supermarket customerTV Show
Sable1987WaitressTV Show
Lady Blue1985MargoTV Movie
Grandview, U.S.A.1984Mrs. ClarkMovie
General Hospital1963Ida WarrenTV Show
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panziOct 13, 2009

I LOVE karen McCloskey--I`ve just read she has cancer--will she be back on desperate housewives?--she is a main character. thanks


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Kathryn Joosten

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    Kathryn Joosten (December 20, 1939 – June 2, 2012) was an American television actress best known for her regular role as Karen McCluskey in Desperate Housewives, for which she won two Emmy Awards, and for her recurring role in The West Wing as Dolore...

    First Name Kathryn
    Last Name Joosten
    Full Name at Birth Kathryn Joosten
    Alternative Name Kathy
    Age 72 (age at death) years
    Birthday 20th December, 1939
    Birthplace Eustis, Florida, USA
    Died 2nd June, 2012
    Place of Death Westlake Village, California, USA
    Cause of Death Lung Cancer
    Build Average
    Eye Color Blue
    Hair Color Blonde
    Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
    Sexuality Straight
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality American
    Occupation Text Actress
    Occupation Actress
    Claim to Fame The West Wing, Desperate Housewives
    Year(s) Active 1982–2012
    Official Websites http://www.kathrynjoosten.com
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