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Alice Playten (1947–2011)

Alice Playten was born on August 28, 1947 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA as Alice Plotkin. She was an actress and composer, known for Legend (1985), The Rebound (2009) and Heavy Metal (1981). She was married to Joshua White. She died on June 25, 2011 in Manhattan, New York City. See full bio »

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Heavy Metal Gloria (segment "So Beautiful and So Dangerous")
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 2007 Oy Vey! (Short)
 2006 The Book of Daniel (TV Series)
- Assignation (2006) ... Francesca
- Acceptance (2006) ... Francesca
 2005 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Mrs. Lovejoy
- Episode #1.12496 (2005) ... Mrs. Lovejoy
- Episode #1.12494 (2005) ... Mrs. Lovejoy
 2003 A Very Wompkee Christmas (Video)
Buster (voice)
 2001 The Education of Max Bickford (TV Series)
Mrs. Lynch
- A Very Great Man (2001) ... Mrs. Lynch
 2001 Law & Order (TV Series)
Dog Walker
- Who Let the Dogs Out? (2001) ... Dog Walker
 2001 Third Watch (TV Series)
 1999 Pioneer 12
 1999 Doug's 1st Movie
Beebe Bluff / Elmo (voice)
 1998 Pants on Fire
Marriage Counselor
 1998 New York Undercover (TV Series)
Homeless Woman
- Spare Parts (1998) ... Homeless Woman
 1997 The Amazing Feats of Young Hercules (Video)
The Gorgon (voice)
 1997 Remember WENN (TV Series)
Jane Smith
- Caller I.D. (1997) ... Jane Smith (voice)
 1996 MURDER and murder
 1994 I.Q.
 1994 The Cosby Mysteries (TV Movie)
Oona Dowd
 1993 For Love or Money
Mrs. Prissilla Bailey
 1992 Ghostwriter (TV Series)
- Ghost Story: Part 5 (1992) ... Parrot (voice)
- Ghost Story: Part 3 (1992) ... Parrot (voice)
 1991 Monsters (TV Series)
Violet Mitla
- The Moving Finger (1991) ... Violet Mitla
 1988 Felix the Cat: The Movie
Madam Pearl / Poindexter (voice, as Alice Playton)
 1987 The Big Bang
Una (English version, voice)
 1986 My Little Pony: The Movie
Baby Lickety Split / Bushwoolie #1 (voice)
 1985 Legend
 1984 My Little Pony (TV Movie)
Baby Lickety-Split (voice)
 1982 Amityville II: The Possession
Demons' Voice (voice)
 1981 Heavy Metal
Gloria (segment "So Beautiful and So Dangerous") (voice)
 1979 California Dreaming
 1978 Disco Beaver from Outer Space (TV Movie)
 1978 Petronella (Short)
Princess / Queen (voice)
 1976 That's Cat (TV Series)
 1976 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
 1976 Isabella and the Magic Brush (Short) (voice)
 1976 The Krofft Supershow (TV Series)
Alice (in 'The Lost Saucer')
 1975 Chicken Soup with Rice (Video short)
Nutshell Kid (voice, as Alice Playton)
 1975 Really Rosie (TV Movie)
Nutshell Kid (voice, as Alice Playton)
 1975 The Lost Saucer (TV Series)
- Valley of the Chickaphants (1975) ... Alice
- The Tiny Years (1975) ... Alice
- The Laughing Years (1975) ... Alice
- Polka Dot Years (1975) ... Alice
 1971 Who Killed Mary Whats'ername?
Della Isador
 1963 Ladybug Ladybug
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Other Works:

: Played Grandma Gellman in "Caroline, or Change" musical by Tony Kushner and Jeanine Tesori (Eugene O'Neill Theater, New York City, New York, USA). See more »

Alternate Names:

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She made her stage debut at age 11 in 1959 playing a little boy in a Metropolitan Opera production of "Wozzeck". See more »

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