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Deborah Benson

Deborah Benson is an actress, known for 2 Days in the Valley (1996), 1941 (1979) and Just Before Dawn (1981). See full bio »

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Known For

2 Days in the Valley
2 Days in the Valley Driver's Friend
1941 USO Girl
Just Before Dawn
Just Before Dawn Constance
North Dallas Forty
North Dallas Forty Mrs. Hartman


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 2011 Friends with Benefits (TV Series)
Ben's Mom
- Pilot (2011) ... Ben's Mom
 2010 Hung (TV Series)
- The Middle East Is Complicated (2010) ... Judy
 2001 18 Wheels of Justice (TV Series)
- Countdown (2001) ... (as Deborah Benson Wald)
 1998-1999 Pensacola: Wings of Gold (TV Series)
Agent Woodson / Amanda Johnson
- Aces (1999) ... Agent Woodson (as Deborah Wald)
- Vertigo (1998) ... Amanda Johnson (as Deborah Benson Wald)
 1996 Dear God
Juanita, Mother (as Deborah Benson-Wald)
 1996 2 Days in the Valley
Driver's Friend (as Deborah Benson-Wald)
 1996 Renegade (TV Series)
Social Worker
- Baby Makes Three (1996) ... Social Worker (as Deborah Benson-Wald)
 1994 A Million to Juan
Woman at Party (as Deborah Benson-Wald)
 1992 Dogs Bark Blue
Claire Garrett
 1992 The Danger of Love: The Carolyn Warmus Story (TV Movie)
Mary Ann Carlin
 1992 In Living Color (TV Series)
- Rodney King and Reginald Denny Speak Out (1992) ... (as Deborah Benson-Wald)
 1991 Us (TV Movie)
 1990-1991 Get a Life (TV Series)
- Psychic 2000 (1991) ... Betty
- Houseboy 2000 (1991) ... Betty
- A Family Affair (1990) ... Betty
 1990 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Barbara Loring
- The Family Jewels (1990) ... Barbara Loring
 1990 When You Remember Me (TV Movie)
Lucy Matson
 1989 Mutant on the Bounty
 1989 Highway to Heaven (TV Series)
Patty Secrest
- The Squeaky Wheel (1989) ... Patty Secrest
 1989 Designing Women (TV Series)
Harlene Frazier
- Come on and Marry Me, Bill (1989) ... Harlene Frazier
 1986-1988 Knots Landing (TV Series)
Hostess / Nurse Cody
- The Perfect Alibi (1988) ... Hostess
- The Legacy (1986) ... Nurse Cody
 1988 The Comic Strip Presents... (TV Series)
- The Yob (1988) ... Victoria (as Debbie Benson)
 1987 Enemy Territory
The Secretary
 1986 Ghost Fever
 1986 Perfect Strangers (TV Series)
- Two Men and a Cradle (1986) ... Linda
 1985 Falcon Crest (TV Series)
Physics Therapist
- The Phoenix (1985) ... Physics Therapist
 1981 Dallas (TV Series)
Senator Bobby's Secretary / Cliff's Date
- Blocked (1981) ... Cliff's Date
- The Big Shut Down (1981) ... Senator Bobby's Secretary
- The Sweet Smell of Revenge (1981) ... Senator Bobby's Secretary
 1981 The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (TV Series)
Debbie / Candy Striper
- The Girls with the Stolen Bodies (1981) ... Candy Striper
 1979 1941
USO Girl
 1979 The French Atlantic Affair (TV Mini-Series)
 1979 Mrs. R's Daughter (TV Movie)
 1979 North Dallas Forty
Mrs. Hartman
 1979 Supertrain (TV Series)
Barbara Root
- Express to Terror (1979) ... Barbara Root
 1978 Our Winning Season
Alice Baker
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Alternate Names:

Debbie Benson | Deborah Benson-Wald | Deborah Benson Wald | Deborah Wald

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Lovely, sweet-faced blonde ingenue of late 70s and early 80s film and TV, best known for playing opposite Richard Thomas in the film 9-30-55. See more »

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