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Joan Sweeny

Joan Sweeny is an American actress born in Manhattan, New York. Studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London with Bachelor of Arts from Loyola Maymound University. Award winning Producer for Red Road Productions. She has acted on stage in Los Angeles and London and in numerous TV shows and film. Her husband Robert Chimento is a writer ... See full bio »


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 2009 Letters from Frankenstein (Short)
 2009 Follow the Prophet
Marcy Stanton
 1996 For Which He Stands
Detective Koontz
 1985-1986 Hill Street Blues (TV Series)
Maureen Dolan
- Jagga the Hunk (1986) ... Maureen Dolan
- Somewhere Over the Rambo (1985) ... Maureen Dolan
- In the Belly of the Bus (1985) ... Maureen Dolan
 1985 Misfits of Science (TV Series)
- Twin Engines (1985) ... Didi
 1985 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Lila Simpson
 1985 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series)
Margaret / Peggy
- All of Me (1985) ... Margaret / Peggy
 1985 Matt Houston (TV Series)
Julia Martin
- Death Trap (1985) ... Julia Martin
 1984 Hardcastle and McCormick (TV Series)
Teresa Lynn
- Pennies from a Dead Man's Eyes (1984) ... Teresa Lynn
 1984 Riptide (TV Series)
Jessie Wells
- Beat the Box (1984) ... Jessie Wells
 1984 After MASH (TV Series)
Nurse Parker
- Trials (1984) ... Nurse Parker
- Strangers and Other Lovers (1984) ... Nurse Parker
- Less Miserables (1984) ... Nurse Parker
- Up and Down Payments (1984) ... Nurse Parker
 1984 Hunter (TV Series)
Marilyn Trancus
- Hard Contract (1984) ... Marilyn Trancus
 1984 The Outlaws (TV Movie)
Cindy Dawson
 1984 The Lonely Guy
Sally, Girl in Blood Bank
 1984 Hard Knox (TV Movie)
Marilyn Cole
 1983 Princess Daisy (TV Movie)
The Reporter
 1982 CHiPs (TV Series)
Jenny Lang
- K-9-1 (1982) ... Jenny Lang
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starred in "Lullaby" - winner of Santa Barbara Film Society Student Film for Best Picture, Best Director See more »


5' 7½" (1.71 m)

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Twin sister of John Sweeny who was inducted (posthumously) into the Surfing Walk of Fame for Gordy's Hole in the Wall gang. John is one of the surfing pioneers who gave Huntington Beach the name "Surf City". See more »

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