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Joanne Pankow (1937–2009)

Joanne Field was born in St. Louis, Missouri to John L. Field and Eunice Stearns Field. Her parents were both native North Carolinians and they returned to NC when she was a baby. She grew up in Marion, NC. She attended Queens College in Charlotte, NC, and was graduated from Salem College in Winston-Salem, NC with a double major in English and ... See full bio »

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Big Fish
Big Fish Heavy Set Nurse
Junebug Sissy, David Wark's sister
28 Days
28 Days Saleslady / Night Tech
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 2005 Little Chicago
 2005 Southern Belles
Lipstick Woman
 2005 Junebug
Sissy, David Wark's sister
 2005 Loggerheads
 2004 Stateside
Sister Olga
 2003 The Playground (TV Short)
Mrs. Green
 2003 Two Soldiers (Short)
Mrs. Habersham
 2003 A Touch of Fate
Lottery lady
 2002 The Angel Doll
 2002 Love Liza
Grandma Clerk
 2001 Dawson's Creek (TV Series)
Diner Waitress - The Wench
- Four Scary Stories (2001) ... Diner Waitress - The Wench
 2000 The In Crowd
 2000 Bruno
Sister Consolata
 2000 28 Days
Saleslady / Night Tech
 1999 CI5: The New Professionals (TV Series)
Ma Fuller
- First Strike (1999) ... Ma Fuller
 1999 Forces of Nature
Sunseeker Gladys
 1999 ER (TV Series)
Mrs. Ebee
- Middle of Nowhere (1999) ... Mrs. Ebee
 1998 Claudine's Return
Waitress #1
 1998 Animals with the Tollkeeper
Beatrice Lincoln
 1998 Best Friends for Life (TV Movie)
Will's Nurse
 1997 Raney
Aunt Flossie
 1997 Digging to China
 1997 The Ditchdigger's Daughters (TV Movie)
Miss Wainbright
 1997 The Member of the Wedding (TV Movie)
Mrs. Wray
 1996 To Love, Honor and Deceive (TV Movie)
Town Hall Clerk (as Joann Pankow)
 1996 The Lottery (TV Movie)
Hester Shaver (as Joann Pankow)
 1996 Twilight Man (TV Movie)
Admission Clerk
 1996 Deadly Pursuits (TV Movie)
Ma Brisson (uncredited)
 1995 Matlock (TV Series)
Woman #1
- The Scam (1995) ... Woman #1
 1995 Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long (TV Movie)
 1995 Tad (TV Movie)
Tad's Nurse
 1994 Ri¢hie Ri¢h
 1994 A Burning Passion: The Margaret Mitchell Story (TV Movie)
Mrs. Pinchot
 1994 The Road to Wellville
Laughing Lady
 1994 Against Her Will: The Carrie Buck Story (TV Movie)
Matron (as Joann Pankow)
 1994 Twilight Zone: Rod Serling's Lost Classics (TV Movie)
Ticket Lady (uncredited)
 1994 Getting In
 1992 I'll Fly Away (TV Series)
Woman in Back
- Cool Winter Blues (1992) ... Woman in Back
 1990-1991 In the Heat of the Night (TV Series)
Mrs. Abercrombie / Mrs. Dunbar
- An Execution of Trust (1991) ... Mrs. Abercrombie
- Bounty Hunter (1990) ... Mrs. Abercrombie (uncredited)
- Quick Fix (1990) ... Mrs. Dunbar (as Joanne F. Pankow)

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Joanne F. Pankow | Joanne Field Pankow | Joann Pankow

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