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Joyce Brothers (1927–2013)

Joyce Brothers was born on October 20, 1927 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Joyce Diane Bauer. She was an actress, known for The Match Game (1962), Analyze That (2002) and Van Wilder: Party Liaison (2002). She was married to Milton Brothers. She died on May 13, 2013 in Fort Lee, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »

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The Match Game
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Analyze That
Analyze That Herself
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 2006 Dorm Daze 2 (Video)
Celebrity Judge #1 (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 2004 JAG (TV Series)
Senator Deidre Kerner
- Whole New Ball Game (2004) ... Senator Deidre Kerner (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 2001 Felicity (TV Series)
- Miss Conception (2001) ... Judge (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1997-1999 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Dr. Hazeltine / Dr. Joyce Brothers
- Santa Claude (1999) ... Dr. Hazeltine (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
- Must Kill TV (1997) ... Dr. Joyce Brothers (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1998 Mike Hammer, Private Eye (TV Series)
Dr. Simmons
- Dump the Creep (1998) ... Dr. Simmons (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1996-1997 The Nanny (TV Series)
Dr. Joyce Brothers
- The Ex-Niles (1997) ... Dr. Joyce Brothers (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
- That's Midlife (1996) ... Dr. Joyce Brothers (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1997 Police Academy: The Series (TV Series)
Dr. Joyce Brothers
- Put Down That Nose (1997) ... Dr. Joyce Brothers (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1997 Perversions of Science (TV Series)
Therapist Bethany Wolf
- Planely Possible (1997) ... Therapist Bethany Wolf (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1997 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
Dr. Joyce Brothers
- The Book (1997) ... Dr. Joyce Brothers (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1996 Spy Hard
Steele's Tag Team Member (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1990-1995 Baywatch (TV Series)
Doctor / Dr. White
- Deep Trouble (1995) ... Doctor (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
- Eclipse (1990) ... Dr. White (uncredited)
 1994 Picket Fences (TV Series)
Dr. Gibbs
- System Down (1994) ... Dr. Gibbs (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1994 Late Night with Conan O'Brien (TV Series)
Frequent Cameos
- Ben Stiller/Peri Gilpin/Fishbone (1994) ... Frequent Cameos (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1993 The Day My Parents Ran Away (TV Movie)
Dr. Antonia Missermaster (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1993 Frasier (TV Series)
Dr. Joyce Brothers
- Selling Out (1993) ... Dr. Joyce Brothers (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1993 Loaded Weapon 1
Coroner (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1992 Parker Lewis Can't Lose (TV Series)
- The Kiss (1992) ... (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1990 Married with Children (TV Series)
The Judge
- Sue Casa, His Casa (1990) ... The Judge (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1989 Animal Behavior
Visiting Psychologist (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1989 The Bold and the Beautiful (TV Series)
Dr. Joyce Brothers
- Episode #1.642 (1989) ... Dr. Joyce Brothers (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
- Episode #1.641 (1989) ... Dr. Joyce Brothers (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1989 The Munsters Today (TV Series)
Mrs. Cousins
- One Flu Over the Munsters' Nest (1989) ... Mrs. Cousins (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1989 Santa Barbara (TV Series)
Leticia Wigmore
- Episode #1.1140 (1989) ... Leticia Wigmore
 1988 The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!
The Baseball Announcer (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1987 Glory Years (TV Movie) (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1986 Charlie Barnett's Terms of Enrollment (Video)
Great Books Authority (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1984 The New Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Dr. Brothers
- Too Young to Die (1984) ... Dr. Brothers (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1983 Just Our Luck (TV Series)
Dr. Joyce Brothers
- Ballad of Dead Eye Dick (1983) ... Dr. Joyce Brothers (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1983 CHiPs (TV Series)
Dr. Joyce Brothers
- Fun House (1983) ... Dr. Joyce Brothers (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1983 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Dr. Hammond
- Room 3502 (1983) ... Dr. Hammond (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1982 The King of Comedy
Dr. Joyce Brothers (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1982 Police Squad! (TV Series)
Dr. Joyce Brothers
- Revenge and Remorse (The Guilty Alibi) (1982) ... Dr. Joyce Brothers (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1982 Desperate Lives (TV Movie)
Mrs. Watson (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1981 Charlie's Angels (TV Series)
Dr. Lantry
- Attack Angels (1981) ... Dr. Lantry (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1981 The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (TV Series)
Police Dept. Psychologist
- The Cowboy Connection (1981) ... Police Dept. Psychologist (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1980 WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series)
Vicky Von Vickey
- Hotel Oceanview (1980) ... Vicky Von Vickey (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1980 More Wild Wild West (TV Movie)
The Bystander
 1979 Beggarman, Thief (TV Movie)
Dr. Moira O'Dell (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1979 The Love Boat (TV Series)
Mrs. Magwich
- Best of Friends/Aftermath/Dream Boat (1979) ... Mrs. Magwich (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1978 Project U.F.O. (TV Series)
Dr. Siginaw / Dr. Paulson
- Sighting 4021: The Superstition Mountain Incident (1978) ... Dr. Siginaw (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
- Sighting 4010: The Waterford Incident (1978) ... Dr. Paulson (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1978 Flying High (TV Series)
- High Rollers (1978) ... Joyce (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1974-1977 Police Woman (TV Series)
Dr. Harper / Dr. Marie Guy / Dr. Ester Howell
- Do You Still Beat Your Wife? (1977) ... Dr. Harper (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
- Task Force: Cop Killer: Part 2 (1976) ... Dr. Marie Guy
- Fish (1974) ... Dr. Ester Howell
 1976 Ellery Queen (TV Series)
Lillian McGraw
- The Adventure of the Two-Faced Woman (1976) ... Lillian McGraw (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
 1973 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Dr. Bentley (segment "Love and the Clinical Problem")
- Love and the Clinical Problem/Love and the Eat's Cafe/Love and the Last Joke/Love and the Persistent Assistant/Love and the Unsteady Steady (1973) ... Dr. Bentley (segment "Love and the Clinical Problem") (as Dr. Joyce Brothers)
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Other Works:

Book: "Better Than Ever". Outlet. ISBN-10: 0517284669; ISBN-13: 9780517284667 See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 8 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Dr. Joyce Brothers | Dr. Joyce Brothers aka Drs. Milton & Joyce


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On childhood: Feeling gratitude isn't born in us--it's something we are taught, and in turn, we teach our children. See more »


Raised in Queens and Manhattan, she earned a bachelor's degree from Cornell, with a double major in home economics and psychology, followed by a Ph.D. in psychology from Columbia. In the late 1940s and early '50s, she taught psychology at NYC's Hunter College. See more »

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