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Pat Ast (1941–2001)

Pat was a native New Yorker who worked as a receptionist and clerk in a box factory. She met Andy Warhol later and starred in his film "Heat" with Joe Dallesandro and Sylvia Miles. Later she met a fashion designer, Roy Halston and worked in his Madison Avenue store. From there, she decided to move to Los Angeles in the mid-1970s and appeared in ... See full bio »
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 1995 Beauville (Short)
 1992 Loving Lulu
 1991 Ted & Venus
Women's Group #2
 1989 Quantum Leap (TV Series)
 1988 Mr. Belvedere (TV Series)
- Homeless (1988) ... Marie
 1986 Reform School Girls
 1986 Slow Burn (TV Movie)
 1986 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Fat Woman (segment "Dead Run")
- The Leprechaun-Artist/Dead Run (1986) ... Fat Woman (segment "Dead Run")
 1986 Club Life
 1984-1985 Faerie Tale Theatre (TV Series)
2nd Slipper Contestant / Princess #1
- Cinderella (1985) ... 2nd Slipper Contestant
- The Princess and the Pea (1984) ... Princess #1
 1982 Pandemonium
Bus Driver
 1981 The Pursuit of D.B. Cooper
Horse Lady
 1981 Best of the West (TV Series)
- Pilot (1981) ... Ruby
 1979 Amateur Night at the Dixie Bar and Grill (TV Movie)
Vera Elvira
 1978 The Users (TV Movie)
The Dressmaker
 1978 Foul Play
Mrs. Venus
 1977 The World's Greatest Lover
Bakery / Wardrobe Lady
 1977 Which Way Is Up?
 1977 Mary Jane Harper Cried Last Night (TV Movie)
Billie Rae
 1977 Westside Medical (TV Series)
- The Sound of Sunlight (1977) ... Patient
 1977 Police Story (TV Series)
- Ice Time (1977) ... Claire
 1976 Switch (TV Series)
Security Guard
- Maggie's Hero (1976) ... Security Guard
 1976 The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox
Music Hall Singer
 1976 Baretta (TV Series)
- The Blood Bond (1976) ... Penelope
 1972 Heat
 1972 The Possession of Joel Delaney
Mental Hospital Patient (uncredited)
 1970 Pigeons
Fat Girl at Party (uncredited)
 1969 Midnight Cowboy
Party Guest (uncredited)
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Was a receptionist and clerk in a box factory when she met Andy Warhol and starred in some of his films. Her roles led to meeting the designer Halston at a party, and she was a model in his Madison Avenue store, although she weighed over 200 lbs. See more »

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