Susan Ruttan

Susan Ruttan
Susan Ruttan  American Actress

Susan Ruttan dating history

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Susan Ruttan was previously married to Joseph Warbis and Mel Ruttan.


Susan Ruttan is a 74 year old American Actress. Born Susan Diane Dunsrud on 31st August, 1948 in Oregon City, Oregon, USA, she is famous for her role as Roxanne Melman in the groundbreaking hit NBC legal drama television series L.A. Law. Her zodiac sign is Virgo.

Susan Ruttan has been in 4 on-screen matchups, including Robert Prosky in Funny About Love (1990), Brian Dennehy in Deadly Matrimony (1992), Brian Reddy in Gilmore Girls (2000) and Terry David Mulligan in Justice for Annie: A Moment of Truth Movie (1996).

Susan Ruttan is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and 1948 births.


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First Name Susan
Last Name Ruttan
Full Name at Birth Susan Diane Dunsrud
Age 74 years
Birthday 31st August, 1948
Birthplace Oregon City, Oregon, USA
Height 5' 6" (168 cm)
Build Large
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame her role as Roxanne Melman in the groundbreaking hit NBC legal drama television series L.A. Law
Year(s) Active 1981–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) TalentWorks (LA)

Susan Diane Ruttan (née Dunsrud; born September 16, 1948) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Roxanne Melman on L.A. Law (1986–1993), for which she was nominated four times for a Primetime Emmy Award.

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Sprung2022LorraineTV Show
United States of Al2021Mrs. FosterTV Show
The Retrospective2020Gary's MotherMovie
Viral Vignettes2020PatriciaTV Show
Weird City2019Linda MaxsomeTV Show
Bob Hearts Abishola2019Mrs. ClarkTV Show
9-1-12018SandyTV Show
American Vandal2017Patricia McClainTV Show
Come Simi2015JeannieMovie
Battle Creek2015CaroleTV Show
Swelter2014Church LadyMovie
I Didn't Do It2014AdaTV Show
The Quota2014LucyShort Film
Mom2013LucyTV Show
Common Law2012Paul's MotherTV Show
Shameless2011Sister Mary LukeTV Show
Grimm2011Betty FrameTV Show
The Grim Sleeper2011Debra GerngrossMovie
Good Luck Charlie2010Mrs. DobbsTV Show
Dead Air2009MaggieMovie
Donna on Demand2009RoseMovie
Prayers for Bobby2009Betty LambertTV Movie
Castle2009Mrs. PikeTV Show
Hawthorne2009Dolores KramerTV Show
The Forgotten2009HorsemamaTV Show
Half-Life2008Lorraine ParkerMovie
Private Practice2007NoraTV Show
Tell Me You Love Me2007Nick's MotherTV Show
You Did What?2006MomMovie
The Legend of Butch & Sundance2006Mrs. PlaceTV Movie
Hannah Montana2006GrandmaTV Show
Ghost Whisperer2005Mrs. BlakelockTV Show
Grey's Anatomy2005Mrs. SworkTV Show
The Sure Hand of God2004Lucy TrotterMovie
Helter Skelter2004Mrs. KasabianTV Movie
Boston Legal2004Jeanie BiddleTV Show
CSI: NY2004Mrs. MorelandTV Show
NCIS2003Samantha DelfinoTV Show
L.A. Law: The Movie2002Roxanne MelmanTV Movie
Monk2002Mrs. LedskyTV Show
Maybe It's Me2001Mrs. FinnTV Show
The Agency2001Mrs. BarnesTV Show
The Division2001Mrs. EvansTV Show
The Fighting Fitzgeralds2001Irene RaffertyTV Show
The Ultimate Christmas Present2000Mrs. ClausTV Movie
Gideon's Crossing2000Dr. Grace TarponTV Show
Gilmore Girls2000Bed & Breakfast WifeTV Show
Strong Medicine2000Dr. OffenbachTV Show
Yes, Dear2000Aunt BettyTV Show
Code Blue2000Carolyn Drake (voice)Unknown
Brutally Normal2000Pooh's MotherTV Show
Chicken Soup for the Soul1999TV Show
Family Law1999Hairstylist's Angry ClientTV Show
Judging Amy1999Lyla MylesTV Show
Popular1999Joy FerraraTV Show
Safe Harbor1999TV Show
Krippendorf's Tribe1998Mrs. O'BrianMovie
Love Kills1998LelaMovie
Life of the Party: The Pamela Harriman Story1998JanetTV Movie
Any Day Now1998Marietta PryorTV Show
Love Boat: The Next Wave1998Doris WernerTV Show
Touched by Evil1997Madge JaynesTV Movie
Buffy the Vampire Slayer1997Doris KroegerTV Show
Jack Reed: Death and Vengeance1996Arlene ReedTV Movie
Justice for Annie: A Moment of Truth Movie1996Helen PrestonTV Movie
3rd Rock from the Sun1996CathyTV Show
Suddenly Susan1996Nectarine StitesTV Show
Jack Reed: A Killer Among Us1996ArleneTV Movie
Courthouse1995Stefanie DaleTV Show
Family Values1995Melody HuckTV Movie
Jack Reed: One of Our Own1995Arlene ReedTV Movie
Jack Reed: A Search for Justice1994Arlene ReedTV Movie
Chicago Hope1994Linda FortinTV Show
Sweet Justice1994Marilyn CraigTV Show
Touched by an Angel1994Joanne Peters, Mrs. DonovanTV Show
Jack Reed: Badge of Honor1993Arlene ReedTV Movie
Without Warning: Terror in the Towers1993Anne Marie TesorieroTV Movie
The Mommies1993AnneTV Show
Deadly Matrimony1992Arlene ReedTV Movie
Bride of Killer Nerd1992ExtraMovie
A Triumph of the Heart: The Ricky Bell Story1991CarolTV Movie
Deadly Medicine1991Genene JonesTV Movie
Funny About Love1990ClaireMovie
Sweet 151990Mrs. ZavalaTV Movie
A Quiet Little Neighborhood, a Perfect Little Murder1990Judy HeckerTV Movie
Disney Ariel and the Mysterious World Above (Read-Along)1990Andrina (voice)Short Film
Chances Are1989Woman in the BookstoreMovie
Fire and Rain1989Sandra ThompsonTV Movie
Bad Dreams1988MiriamMovie
Take My Daughters, Please1988Courtney PageTV Movie
Bay Cove1987Debbi McGwinTV Movie
Under the Influence1986Ms. MorganTV Movie
L.A. Law1986Roxanne MelmanTV Show
Do You Remember Love1985Julie MyersTV Movie
Murder: By Reason of Insanity1985Judge M. TysonTV Movie
What's Happening Now!1985JaneTV Show
Kicks1985RosemaryTV Movie
Growing Pains1984BikerMovie
Second Sight: A Love Story1984RobinTV Movie
CBS Schoolbreak Special1984Ms. MoralesTV Show
Night Court1984Mrs. BlakeTV Show
Empire1984TV Show
Scorned and Swindled1984MargieTV Movie
Independence Day1983Nurse #2Movie
Packin' It In1983Mrs. EstepTV Movie
Thursday's Child1983Portsmouth NurseTV Movie
After MASH1983Doris GardenaTV Show
Amanda's1983Sister Mary ElizabethTV Show
Buffalo Bill1983Katherine Zawicki ShubTV Show
The New Leave It to Beaver1983Mrs. LivermoreTV Show
The Fighter1983HostessTV Movie
After George1983MargeTV Movie
Drop-Out Father1982Woman PrudeTV Movie
Newhart1982SarahTV Show
Remington Steele1982Miss LivermoreTV Show
The Powers of Matthew Star1982Bus DriverTV Show
Best of the West1981Mrs. Mahoney, Pregnant WomanTV Show
Harper Valley P.T.A.1981WomanTV Show
Bosom Buddies1980Esther CraneTV Show
It's a Living1980WaitressTV Show
Benson1979RitaTV Show
Quincy M.E.1976HelenTV Show
The Jeffersons1975Mrs. CunninghamTV Show
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sisterwolfMar 5, 2010

hi susan.I hope you are doing well

Deboah HuddlestonNov 22, 2009

Hi Susan I always liked watching you. People say I look like you and I`ve even been mistaken for you so I looked you up to say hello to my look a like You`re great.Deb

Martin HastingsAug 24, 2009

Sue , Nice to see your success. I remember you as a delightful person , and fun to read with . I thought we would have played in `Harvey` together . You were perfect as Myrtle Mae. Best Regards. Marty

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