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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 21 October 1941Brooklyn, New York, USA
Date of Death 3 October 2001West Hollywood, California, USA  (natural causes)

Mini Bio (1)

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 such films as "Reform School Girls", "The Incredible Shrinking Woman", and "Foul Play".

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous

Trivia (9)

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.
Friend of Andy Warhol.
Her father was a comic who performed in the Catskills.
She met Halston at a party in New York, which led to a friendship, a job in his store on Madison Avenue, and a job as one of his models (in spite of the fact she weighed 210 pounds).
Pat attended Erasmus High School in Brooklyn, New York. She and Barbra Streisand were classmates, graduating the same year.
Pat's beloved canine companion was an Australian Shepard named Winnie.
Hired for the Broadway musical "Nine", but was fired by Tommy Tune after 3 months for "trying to take over the show".
Was a good friend of the late Berry Berenson who died in the 9-11 tragedy. Berenson was planning Ast's 60th birthday party, which, sadly, neither would live to see.
Played a mean school teacher in Motley Crue's video "Smokin' In the Boys Room" which was similar to her character Edna in Reform School Girls (1986)

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