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Joanne Samuel


Joanne Samuel was born on August 5, 1957 in Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia. She is an actress and director, known for Mad Max (1979), Hey Dad..! (1987) and Generation: Light. See full bio »

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Known For

Mad Max
Mad Max Jessie
(1979)
Hey Dad..!
Hey Dad..! Jeanette Taylor
(1988-1990)
Early Frost
Early Frost Chris
(1982)

Filmography

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 2018 Christmas Down Under (filming)
Barbara Parker
 2017 The Last Babushka Doll (Short) (post-production)
Lucy
 2017 My Pet Dinosaur
Doris Mercher
 2016 Brock (TV Mini-Series)
Louise Kraft
- Episode #1.2 (2016) ... Louise Kraft
- Episode #1.1 (2016) ... Louise Kraft (uncredited)
 2015 Peter Allen: Not the Boy Next Door (TV Mini-Series)
Bev Moulson
- Episode #1.2 (2015) ... Bev Moulson
- Episode #1.1 (2015) ... Bev Moulson
 2014 Rake (TV Series)
Nurse
- Episode #3.7 (2014) ... Nurse
 2001 All Saints (TV Series)
Ingrid Clements
- Skeletons in the Closet (2001) ... Ingrid Clements
 1997 The Wiggles Movie
Mrs. Bingle
 1997 Fallen Angels (TV Series)
Helen Bader
- Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (1997) ... Helen Bader
 1988-1990 Hey Dad..! (TV Series)
Jeanette Taylor
- Left at the Post (1990) ... Jeanette Taylor
- Scratch My Back (1990) ... Jeanette Taylor
- A Finite Romance (1989) ... Jeanette Taylor
- Kiss and Makeup (1989) ... Jeanette Taylor
- Betty's Wedding - Part 2 (1989) ... Jeanette Taylor
 1988 Spook
Carole Bradly
 1987 Gallagher's Travels
Sally
 1987 Nightmaster (TV Movie)
Sonia Spane
 1986 Five Times Dizzy (TV Series)
 1985 The Long Way Home (TV Movie)
Julie
 1984 Queen of the Road (TV Movie)
Rosy Costello
 1983 The City's Edge (Video)
Prostitute 1
 1982 Early Frost
Chris
 1981 Alison's Birthday
Alison Findlay
 1981 Ratbags (TV Series)
Various
- Episode #1.9 (1981) ... Various
- Episode #1.8 (1981) ... Various
- Episode #1.7 (1981) ... Various
- Episode #1.6 (1981) ... Various
- Episode #1.5 (1981) ... Various
 1979-1980 Skyways (TV Series)
Kelly Morgan
- Kristy (1980) ... Kelly Morgan
- The Assassin (1980) ... Kelly Morgan
- The Off-Loading (1980) ... Kelly Morgan
- In to Win (1980) ... Kelly Morgan
- Runway 27 (1980) ... Kelly Morgan
 1979 Mad Max
Jessie
 1976-1979 The Young Doctors (TV Series)
Jill Gordon
- Episode #1.470 (1979) ... Jill Gordon
- Episode #1.469 (1978) ... Jill Gordon
- Episode #1.83 (1977) ... Jill Gordon
- Episode #1.2 (1976) ... Jill Gordon
- Episode #1.1 (1976) ... Jill Gordon
 1978 Case for the Defence (TV Series)
Amy
- Second Time Around (1978) ... Amy
 1978 Cop Shop (TV Series)
Maureen Hamilton
- Episode #1.108 (1978) ... Maureen Hamilton
- Episode #1.107 (1978) ... Maureen Hamilton
 1976 The Sullivans (TV Series)
Cynthia Cavanaugh
 1975 Shannon's Mob (TV Series)
Felicity Maitland
- Trip to Nowhere (1975) ... Felicity Maitland
 1974 Homicide (TV Series)
Lynn Fisher
- I Keep Going Back to Be Certain (1974) ... Lynn Fisher
 1973-1974 Matlock Police (TV Series)
Jenny / Cathy Phillips
- Mummy (1974) ... Jenny
- Help (1973) ... Cathy Phillips
 1974 Class of '74 (TV Series)
Sue Taylor
 1974 The Box (TV Series)
Mr. Baker's daughter
- Episode #1.6 (1974) ... Mr. Baker's daughter
 1973 Certain Women (TV Series)
Caroline Stone
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Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Trivia:

Won the role of Jessie, the ill-fated wife of Mel Gibson's character Max in Mad Max (1979), by default. The actress who was originally going to play Jessie was injured in a road accident before shooting was about to start, and Joanne was quickly re-cast in the part at the last minute.

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