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Jo Bates is known for her work on Fear (1996), Sabrina the Teenage Witch (1996) and Dead Ahead: The Exxon Valdez Disaster (1992). See full bio »
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 2015 No Men Beyond This Point
 2012 Animism (TV Series)
Mother / Secretary / AnchorWoman / ...
- The Battle for the Gods' Lake ... Mother / Secretary / AnchorWoman (voice)
- The Gathering Comes ... Mother / Secretary / AnchorWoman (voice)
- A Wanderer No More ... The Mother / Anchor Woman
- Welcome to the Other World ... Mother / Secretary / AnchorWoman (voice)
 2010 Psych (TV Series)
Lorraine Dunn
- Ferry Tale (2010) ... Lorraine Dunn
 2008 Quest for Samurai
Paulette Mcbride
 2007/I Dress to Kill
Sheryl Hopkins
 2004 Cold Squad (TV Series)
Ballistics Person
- Girlfriend in a Closet (2004) ... Ballistics Person
 2002 John Doe (TV Series)
Brunellas's Girlfriend
- John Deux (2002) ... Brunellas's Girlfriend
 2000 Level 9 (TV Series)
Captain Karyn Ridley
- Eat Flaming Death (2000) ... Captain Karyn Ridley
 2000 Big Sound (TV Series)
Image Consultant
- You Bet Your Ass (2000) ... Image Consultant
 2000 Andromeda (TV Series)
Captain Borotep Yeshgar
- Angel Dark, Demon Bright (2000) ... Captain Borotep Yeshgar
 2000 Lift (Short)
 2000 Secret Agent Man (TV Series)
- Like Father, Like Monk (2000) ... Ellie
 2000 Call of the Wild (TV Series)
Caroline McKinzie
- Fool's Gold (2000) ... Caroline McKinzie
 1999 Sherlock Holmes in the 22nd Century (TV Series)
- The Adventure of the Empty House (1999) ... Newscaster (voice)
 1999 NightMan (TV Series)
- Double Double (1999) ... Magda
 1997-1998 Viper (TV Series)
Andrea Goldberg / Shelley Levine
- Honest Abe (1998) ... Andrea Goldberg
- The Best Couple (1997) ... Shelley Levine
 1998 Misbegotten
Dr. Rory Sorensen
 1998 The Sentinel (TV Series)
Carrie Kingston
- Night Shift (1998) ... Carrie Kingston
 1996 Highlander (TV Series)
- Manhunt (1996) ... Glenda
 1996 Fear
Julie Masse
 1996 Sabrina the Teenage Witch (TV Movie)
 1996 The X-Files (TV Series)
Jeraldine Kallenchuk
- Piper Maru (1996) ... Jeraldine Kallenchuk
 1995 Shadow of a Doubt (TV Movie)
 1995 Deadly Sins
 1995 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
French Mother
- Under the Bed (1995) ... French Mother
 1994 M.A.N.T.I.S. (TV Series)
Kathy Rhodes
- To Prey in Darkness (1994) ... Kathy Rhodes
 1992 Dead Ahead: The Exxon Valdez Disaster (TV Movie)
Michelle Brown - State of Alaska (as Jo-Anne Bates)
 1992 Nightmare Cafe (TV Series)
 1991 The Commish (TV Series)
Detective / Det. Marcia Richards
- No Greater Gift (1991) ... Detective (as Jo-Anne Bates)
- The Poisoned Tree (1991) ... Det. Marcia Richards (as Jo-Anne Bates)
 1990 Bordertown (TV Series)
Colleen Murray
- Sons of Thunder (1990) ... Colleen Murray (as Jo-Anne Bates)
 1989 MacGyver (TV Series)
Sonia Chapel
- Halloween Knights (1989) ... Sonia Chapel (as Jo-Anne Bates)
 1989 American Boyfriends
Hair Dresser (as Jo-Anne Bates)
 1988 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
- Mad Avenue (1988) ... Linn (as Jo-Anne Bates)
 1987 Blue Monkey
Lobby Nurse (as Jo Anne Bates)
 1987 Night Heat (TV Series)
- Beauty Is as Beauty Does (1987) ... Joy (as Joanne Bates)
 1986 Seeing Things (TV Series)
- That Hang Dog Look (1986) ... Janet (as Jo-Anne Bates)
 1986 Perfect Timing
Karen (as Jo-Anne Bates)
 1984 Heavenly Bodies
Girl in Locker Room
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Jo Anne Bates | Jo-Anne Bates | Joanne Bates

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