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Joanna P. Adler is an Obie Award-winning actor who has long enjoyed a distinguished career in New York City. She has also been honored with the New Dramatists' Award to Actors and been described by the Village Voice as "One of New York's best stage talents." She's worked alongside several Tony, Pulitzer, Emmy and MacArthur award winning writers and... See full bio »


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 2013-2015 Orange Is the New Black (TV Series)
Chaplain Royce
- Hot for Janitor (2015) ... Chaplain Royce
- Heroin Robin Hood (2015) ... Chaplain Royce (as Joanna P. Adler)
- Can't Fix Crazy (2013) ... Chaplain Royce (as Joanna P. Adler)
- The Chickening (2013) ... Chaplain Royce (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2014 Kill Me (Short)
 2014 Revenge of the Green Dragons
Prosecutor Gwen Shore
 2014 5 Flights Up
Boy's Mother
 2014 Devious Maids (TV Series)
Opal Sinclair
- Look Back in Anger (2014) ... Opal Sinclair (as Joanna P. Adler)
- Proof (2014) ... Opal Sinclair (as Joanna P. Adler, credit only)
- You Can't Take It with You (2014) ... Opal Sinclair (as Joanna P. Adler)
- Long Day's Journey Into Night (2014) ... Opal Sinclair (as Joanna P. Adler, credit only)
- The Visit (2014) ... Opal Sinclair (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2014 Dinner at 40 (Short)
 2006-2013 The Venture Bros. (TV Series)
Myra Brandish / Jackie / Greek Lady 1 / ...
- Momma's Boys (2013) ... Myra Brandish
- Spanakopita (2013) ... Jackie / Greek Lady 1 / Greek Lady 2 / ...
- Dr. Quymn, Medicine Woman (2008) ... Virginia 'Ginny' Dunne / Drew Quymn (voice)
- The Invisible Hand of Fate (2008) ... Myra Brandish (voice)
- ¡Viva los muertos! (2006) ... Val (voice)
 2012 Chicago Fire (TV Series)
Sondra Sherman
- One Minute (2012) ... Sondra Sherman (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2012 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Miss Ledger
- Don't Haze Me, Bro (2012) ... Miss Ledger (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2010-2011 30 Rock (TV Series)
Donna Straunk
- It's Never Too Late for Now (2011) ... Donna Straunk (as Joanna P. Adler)
- When It Rains, It Pours (2010) ... Donna Straunk (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2010 An Invisible Sign
Lisa's Mom
 2010 Gravity (TV Series)
Sissy Rosenblum / Adam's Mother
- Are We All Just Dead? (2010) ... Sissy Rosenblum (as Joanna P. Adler)
- Love at First Suicide (2010) ... Sissy Rosenblum
- Old People Creep Me Out (2010) ... Sissy Rosenblum (as Joanna P. Adler)
- Suicide Dummies (2010) ... Adam's Mother (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2002-2010 Law & Order (TV Series)
Barbara Speight / Amber Woods
- Love Eternal (2010) ... Barbara Speight (as Joanna P. Adler)
- Great Satan (2009) ... Barbara Speight (as Joanna P. Adler)
- Missing (2002) ... Amber Woods
 2006-2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Sarah Gallagher / Persephone James
- Savior (2010) ... Sarah Gallagher (as Joanna P. Adler)
- Informed (2006) ... Persephone James (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2009 Ugly Betty (TV Series)
Wedding Planner
- In the Stars (2009) ... Wedding Planner (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2009 The Unusuals (TV Series)
Jennifer Goodman
- 42 (2009) ... Jennifer Goodman (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2008 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Anna Nobile
- Legacy (2008) ... Anna Nobile
 2008 New Amsterdam (TV Series)
- Soldier's Heart (2008) ... Tech
 2006 The Big Bad Swim
Dr. Gaskill (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2006 Shut Up and Sing
 2004 My Mom and Dad (Short)
 2004 Boutique (Short)
 2004 Book of Love
Melissa (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2003 School of Rock
Summer's Mother (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2003 The Event
Gaby Shapiro-Schnell (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2001 Trigger Happy
Katja (as Joanna P. Adler)
 2000 Cosby (TV Series)
Dr. Ball
- The Song Remains the Same (2000) ... Dr. Ball
 2000 Drop Back Ten
McCue's Bartender
 2000 Down to You
Piercing Woman (as Joanna P. Adler)
 1999 A Fish in the Bathtub
 1999/I Just the Ticket
Vickie (as Joanna P. Adler)
 1998 The Silent Love of the Fish (Short)
The Boy
 1998 Side Streets
Policewoman Two (as Joanna P. Adler)
 1998 Sex and the City (TV Series)
- Bay of Married Pigs (1998) ... Syd (as Joanna P. Adler)
 1998 A Perfect Murder
Vyczowski (as Joanna P. Adler)
 1997 Ties to Rachel
 1996 The Proprietor
New York - F. Freemder
 1993 The Five Spot
Neurotic Girl
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"Deuce," an original drama, written by Terrence McNally, directed by Michael Blakemore, with Angela Lansbury (as Leona Mullen); Marian Seldes (as Midge Barker); Joanna Adler (in her Broadway Debut, as Kelly Short); Brian Haley (in his Broadway Debut as Ryan Becker); and Michael Mulheren (as An Admirer); on Broadway at the Music... See more »

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