Joan Allen

Joan Allen

Joan Allen  American Actress


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Joan Allen was previously married to Peter Friedman (1990 - 2002).


Joan Allen is a 65 year old American Actress. Born on 20th August, 1956 in Rochelle, Illinois, USA, she is famous for Pleasantville in a career that spans 1977–present. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Joan Allen has been in 9 on-screen matchups, including Daniel Day-Lewis in The Crucible (1996), Jeff Bridges in Tucker: The Man and His Dream (1988), Jeff Daniels in Pleasantville (1998), Joe Mantegna in The Twilight Zone (1985) and John Travolta in Face/Off (1997).

Joan Allen is a member of the following lists: American film actors, 1956 births and American stage actors.


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First Name Joan
Last Name Allen
Full Name at Birth Joan Allen
Age 65 years
Birthday 20th August, 1956
Birthplace Rochelle, Illinois, USA
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Weight 120lbs (54 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Rochelle Township High School
University Eastern Illinois University in Charleston, Northern Illinois University
Occupation Text Actress, Producer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Pleasantville
Year(s) Active 1983–present, 1977–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) ICM Partners
Bust (inches) 32
Cup Size B
Waist (inches) 24
Hips (inches) 33
Clothes Size 10
Shoe Size 10
Official Websites,,
Father James Jefferson Allen
Mother Dorothea Marie (Wirth) Allen
Brother David Allen (b. 1943)
Sister Mary Allen (b. 1940), Lynn Allen (b. 1954)
Family Member Sadie Friedman (born 1994) (Daughter), Peter Friedman (Husband)
Pets Her Boston terrier is called Nora

Joan Allen (born August 20, 1956) is an American actress. She began her career with the Steppenwolf Theatre Company in 1977, won the 1984 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play for And a Nightingale Sang, and won the 1988 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for her Broadway debut in Burn This. She is also a three-time Academy Award nominee, receiving Best Supporting Actress nominations for Nixon (1995) and The Crucible (1996), and a Best Actress nomination for The Contender (2000).

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Joan Allen65 LeoActress
Peter Friedman72 TaurusActor


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
SadieFemaleMarch, 199427 years oldPeter Friedman


Lisey's Story (TV Mini Serie2021Amanda DebusherTV Show
The Family2016Claire WarrenTV Show
A Good Marriage2014Darcy AndersonMovie
Rickover: The Birth of Nuclear Power2014Narrator (voice)Movie
The Bourne Legacy2012Pam LandyMovie
Luck2011Claire LachayTV Show
The Killing2011Colonel Margaret RayneTV Show
Hachi: A Dog's Tale2009Cate WilsonMovie
Georgia O'Keeffe2009Georgia O'KeeffeTV Movie
Death Race2008HennesseyMovie
Good Sharma2008VeronicaMovie
Blessed Is the Match: The Life and Death of Hannah Senesh2008Catherine Senesh (voice)Movie
The Bourne Ultimatum2007Pam LandyMovie
Bonneville2006Carol BrimmMovie
The Upside of Anger2005Terry Ann WolfmeyerMovie
The Bourne Supremacy2004Pamela LandyMovie
The Notebook2004Anne HamiltonMovie
Off the Map2003ArleneMovie
The Mists of Avalon2001MorgauseTV Show
The Contender2000Laine HansonMovie
When the Sky Falls2000Sinead HamiltonMovie
All the Rage1999HelenMovie
Face/Off1997Eve ArcherMovie
The Ice Storm1997Elena HoodMovie
The Crucible1996Elizabeth ProctorMovie
Mad Love1995Margaret RobertsMovie
Nixon1995Pat NixonMovie
Ethan Frome1993ZeenaMovie
Josh and S.A.M.1993CarolineMovie
Searching for Bobby Fischer1993Bonnie WaitzkinMovie
Frasier1993LydiaTV Show
Without Warning: The James Brady Story1991Sarah BradyTV Movie
In Country1989IreneMovie
Tucker: The Man and His Dream1988VeraMovie
The Room Upstairs1987EllieTV Movie
Manhunter1986Reba McClaneMovie
Peggy Sue Got Married1986Maddy NagleMovie
Compromising Positions1985Mary Alice MahoneyMovie
Evergreen1985Iris FriedmanTV Show
The Twilight Zone1985Sally Dobbs (segment "Shelter Skelter")TV Show
Say Goodnight, Gracie1983GinnyTV Movie
American Playhouse1980Ann DeeverTV Show
A Wedding1978Extra (uncredited)Movie
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