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5' 7" (1.7 m)
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I plan on growing old disgracefully.
Auditioned for Federico Fellini
for his film Fellini's Casanova
(1976), where she was to overpower Donald Sutherland
in a wrestling match, which Joan found easy to do. However, the director and star both thought it would be embarrassing if such a normal sized woman was to defeat the burly Sutherland, so the role instead went to Sandra Elaine Allen
, who at that time was the world's tallest woman ...