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Joey Lauren Adams

Joey Lauren Adams was born on January 9, 1968 in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA. She is an actress, known for Big Daddy (1999), Dazed and Confused (1993) and The Break-Up (2006). See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Just Drive (pre-production)
Miranda (rumored)
 2014 Two Night Stand
Customer Service Agent
 2014/I Animal
 2014 Making the Rules
 2014 Valley Inn
 2014/I Sequoia
 2013-2014 Switched at Birth (TV Series)
Nikki's Mother / Jennice Papagus
- The Scream (2014) ... Jennice Papagus
- Have You Really the Courage? (2014) ... Jennice Papagus
- Departure of Summer (2013) ... Nikki's Mother
- The Merrymakers (2013) ... Nikki's Mother
- What Goes Up Must Come Down (2013) ... Nikki's Mother
 2013 She Loves Me Not
 2013 Blue Caprice
 2012 Mulberry Stains
 2012 The Birthday Present (Short)
 2012 Art Machine
 2012 Supermoms (TV Series)
 2011 Big Swim
The Egg
 2011/I Apart
Dr. Jane Sheppard
 2010 Tough Trade (TV Movie)
 2010 Frenemies (TV Series)
Joy Hardwick
 2010 United States of Tara (TV Series)
- The Family Portrait (2010) ... Pammy
- Explosive Diorama (2010) ... Pammy
- Doin' Time (2010) ... Pammy
- The Truth Hurts (2010) ... Pammy
- Trouble Junction (2010) ... Pammy
 2010 Endure
Sirena Lane
 2009 ExTerminators
 2007 Bunny Whipped
 2005 Veronica Mars (TV Series)
Geena Stafford
- Weapons of Class Destruction (2005) ... Geena Stafford
 2005 What's New, Scooby-Doo? (TV Series)
- A Scooby-Doo Valentine (2005) ... Rachel (voice)
 2005 Conflict (Short)
Ricci Storm
 2004 Clerks: The Lost Scene (Video short)
Alyssa Jones (voice)
 2004 The Gunman
 2003-2004 Stripperella (TV Series)
- Evil Things Come in Small Packages (2004) ... Catt (voice)
- Everybody Loves Pushy (2003) ... Catt (voice)
 2003 Remembering Charlie (TV Movie)
 2003 As Told by Ginger (TV Series)
Thea Mipson
- Far from Home (2003) ... Thea Mipson
 2003 The Big Empty
 2002 Beeper
Inspector Julia Hyde
 2001 In the Shadows
Clarissa Huston
 2001 Reaching Normal
 2001 Dr. Dolittle 2
Squirrel (voice)
 2001 Harvard Man
Chesney Cort
 2000 Beautiful
 2000 Bruno
Donna Marie
 1999 Emergency Room 2 (Video Game)
 1999 Hercules (TV Series)
 1998 A Cool, Dry Place
Beth Ward
 1997 Oddville, MTV (TV Series)
 1996 Drawing Flies
Hippy Chick (as Lauren Lyle)
 1996 Michael
 1996 Second Noah (TV Series)
- Pilot (1996) ... Darby
 1996 Bio-Dome
Monique (as Joey Adams)
 1995 Mallrats
 1995 Double Rush (TV Series)
Dee Dee
- Slamming Into a Car Isn't Good (1995) ... Dee Dee
 1995 Out of Order (TV Series short)
- Strange Habit (1995) ... Whitney
 1995 Love & War (TV Series)
- Atlantic City (1995) ... Vicky
 1994 S.F.W.
Monica Dice
 1993 The Program
Louanne (as Joey Adams)
 1993 Coneheads
 1991-1993 Married with Children (TV Series)
Janie / Cousin Effie / Mona Mullins
- Wedding Show (1993) ... Janie
- Buck Has a Belly Ache (1991) ... Cousin Effie
- Top of the Heap (1991) ... Mona Mullins (as Joey Adams)
 1992 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series)
- Words Up! (1992) ... Dianne
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Other Works:

Music video: Appeared (opposite Vince Vaughn) in the Dwight Yoakam video "These Arms" See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 8 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Joey Adams | Joey | Lauren Lyle


5' 4" (1.63 m)

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My life isn't that dramatic. My dad really loves me, he just can't talk on the phone. He's too crippled and shy, and that's almost harder. He's there and he loves me, and I try and try and try, it's just impossible to have a relationship. See more »


She has worked with both of the London twins. She starred in Dazed and Confused (1993) with Jason London and two years later in Mallrats (1995) with Jeremy London. See more »


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