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Joanna Roos (1901–1989)

Joanna Roos was born on January 11, 1901 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. She was an actress, known for As the World Turns (1956), Splendor in the Grass (1961) and The Edge of Night (1956). She died on May 13, 1989 in Princeton, New Jersey, USA. See full bio »

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 1972 Great Performances (TV Series)
Mary Winrod
- The Rimers of Eldritch (1972) ... Mary Winrod
 1969 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series)
Mother Kenmore
- The Honeymooners: Play It Again, Norton (1969) ... Mother Kenmore
 1967 Coronet Blue (TV Series)
Mrs. Hope
- Faces (1967) ... Mrs. Hope
 1966 Lamp at Midnight (TV Movie)
Mother Superior
 1966 The Long, Hot Summer (TV Series)
Hattie Kane
- Evil Angel (1966) ... Hattie Kane
 1965 Inherit the Wind (TV Movie)
Mrs. Brady
 1963 The Defenders (TV Series)
Josie Davis / Elsa Lundee
- Fugue for Trumpet and Small Boy (1963) ... Josie Davis
- Kill or Be Killed (1963) ... Elsa Lundee
 1963 The Doctors (TV Series)
Edna Hamilton (1964)
 1962 Two Weeks in Another Town
Janet Bark
 1961 Splendor in the Grass
Mrs. Stamper
 1960-1961 Play of the Week (TV Series)
- Black Monday (1961)
- The Master Builder (1960) ... Aline
 1960 Cradle Song (TV Movie)
Mistress of Novices
 1960 The Master Builder (TV Movie)
 1958 Johnny Belinda (TV Movie)
 1958 Decoy (TV Series)
Aunt Mary
- Bullet of Hate (1958) ... Aunt Mary
 1957 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series)
Mother / Mrs. Hendon
- In Love with a Stranger (1957) ... Mother
- The Man Who Wasn't Himself (1957) ... Mrs. Hendon
 1957 The Alcoa Hour (TV Series)
- Mrs. Gilling and the Skyscraper (1957) ... Francine
 1957 The Kaiser Aluminum Hour (TV Series)
Miss Peabody
- Mother (1957) ... Miss Peabody
 1956 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Alma Miller #1 (1960)
 1956 The Edge of Night (TV Series)
Victoria Dana (1966)
 1954-1956 Kraft Theatre (TV Series)
Miss Lanier / First Class Passenger
- A Night to Remember (1956) ... First Class Passenger
- Patterns (1955) ... Miss Lanier
- Patterns (1955) ... Miss Lanier
- Charm Bracelet (1954)
 1953-1955 The Philco-Goodyear Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Mary / Wife
- The Pardon-Me Boy (1955) ... Mary
- The Big Deal (1953) ... Wife
 1955 Ponds Theater (TV Series)
 1955 Star Tonight (TV Series)
Edith Kirk
- You Need Me (1955) ... Edith Kirk
 1954 The Web (TV Series)
- The House (1954)
 1952 Armstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series)
- Troubled Sands (1952)
 1951 Love of Life (TV Series)
Althea Raven (1954-1957).Sarah Dale #3 (1968-1978)
 1932 The Skull Murder Mystery (Short)
Amy Beck

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Stage Play: Uncle Vanya. Drama (revival). Written by Anton Chekhov, as adapted by Rose Caylor. Directed by Jed Harris. Booth Theatre: 22 Sep 1930- Oct 1930 (closing date unknown/16 performances). Cast: Eduardo Ciannelli (as "Ilya Ilyich Telegin, Waffles"), Walter Connolly (as "Ivan Petrovich Voinitsky, Vanya"), Lillian Gish (as "Yelena ... See more »

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