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Deborah Van Valkenburgh

Deborah Van Valkenburgh is a Los Angeles-based Actress, Singer, Artist and Writer working in all manner of media including TV, Film and Theatre across the globe. Deborah graduated from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, N.Y. with a BFA in Painting & Drawing. However, performing has always been an integral facet of her creative repertoire. As a teen in ... See full bio »
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Too Close for Comfort
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The Warriors
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The Devil's Rejects
Streets of Fire
Streets of Fire Reva Cody


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 2015 The Messengers (TV Series)
Gladys Cowan
- Why We Fight (2015) ... Gladys Cowan
 2014 Stalker (TV Series)
- Skin (2014) ... Eleanor
 2014 Chop Shop (TV Series)
Mrs. Grabowsky
- Episode #1.3 (2014) ... Mrs. Grabowsky
 2013 The Trials of Cate McCall
Justice Wender
 2013 Love's Routine (Video short)
 2012 Touch (TV Series)
Dee Dee
 2011 Castle (TV Series)
Ruth Spurloch
- Cuffed (2011) ... Ruth Spurloch
 2010-2011 The Event (TV Series)
Candice Larson
- Face Off (2011) ... Candice Larson
- Casualties of War (2010) ... Candice Larson
- A Matter of Life and Death (2010) ... Candice Larson
 2010 Law & Order: LA (TV Series)
Liz Knight
- Harbor City (2010) ... Liz Knight
 2010 Days of Our Lives (TV Series)
- Episode #1.11330 (2010) ... Rae
- Episode #1.11327 (2010) ... Rae
 2010 Healing Hands (TV Movie)
Leah Gardner
 2010 Ghost Whisperer (TV Series)
Madame Greta
- Old Sins Cast Long Shadows (2010) ... Madame Greta
 2009 Broken Hart (Short)
Gypsy Woman
 2009 The Ex List (TV Series)
Arlene Dubinski
- Momma's Boy (2009) ... Arlene Dubinski
 2009 Without a Trace (TV Series)
- True (2009) ... Margot
 2009 The Unit (TV Series)
- Unknown Soldier (2009) ... Madam
 2008 Road to Hell
 2008 The Governor's Wife (TV Movie)
 2008 Backwoods (TV Movie)
Mother Ruth
 2006 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
- The Last Word (2006) ... Betty
 2006 Standoff (TV Series)
- Life Support (2006) ... Goldstein
 2006 Our House (TV Movie)
Ms. Thomas
 2005 Cold Case (TV Series)
Geraldine - 1999, 2005
- Start-Up (2005) ... Geraldine - 1999, 2005
 2005 The Warriors (Video Game)
Mercy (voice)
 2005 The Devil's Rejects
 2005 The Shield (TV Series)
- Bang (2005) ... Gail
 2005 Mystery Woman: Mystery Weekend (TV Movie)
 2004 ER (TV Series)
Louise Garvin
- White Guy, Dark Hair (2004) ... Louise Garvin
 2004 Criminal
Woman in Elevator
 2003 Venus Conspiracy (Short)
 2002 Once and Again (TV Series)
Ms. Gonzalez
- The Gay-Straight Alliance (2002) ... Ms. Gonzalez
 2002 Firestarter 2: Rekindled (TV Movie)
Mary Conant
 2001 Chasing Destiny (TV Movie)
Suzy Aquado
 2001 The Huntress (TV Series)
911 Operator #4
- Black Widow (2001) ... 911 Operator #4
 1998 Sorcerers
 1998 Free Enterprise
Marlena (as Deborah Van Valkenberg)
 1998 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
Robin Kleiman
- Sarindipity (1998) ... Robin Kleiman
 1997 Mean Guns
 1995 The Marshal (TV Series)
 1995 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (TV Series)
Detective Preston
- Past Tense: Part 2 (1995) ... Detective Preston
 1993 Brain Smasher... A Love Story (Video)
Cammy Crain
 1992 Picket Fences (TV Series)
Myra Marino
- Pilot (1992) ... Myra Marino
 1992 Bodies of Evidence (TV Series)
Donna Flint
- Echoes in the Dark (1992) ... Donna Flint
 1990 Monsters (TV Series)
Deborah Levitt
- Household Gods (1990) ... Deborah Levitt
 1990 MacGyver (TV Series)
Sandra Masters
- Rush to Judgement (1990) ... Sandra Masters
 1989 One Man Out
 1989 Heartbeat (TV Series)
- Prison (1989) ... Lorraine
 1988 Phantom of the Ritz
Nancy Drawing
 1988 C.A.T. Squad: Python Wolf (TV Movie)
Nikki Pappas
 1988 Cagney & Lacey (TV Series)
Valerie Bailey
- Button, Button (1988) ... Valerie Bailey
 1987 Crime Story (TV Series)
Luca's Attorney
- Shockwaves (1987) ... Luca's Attorney
 1987 Houston Knights (TV Series)
- Lady Smoke (1987)
 1987 Rampage
Kate Fraser
 1985 Glitter (TV Series)
- Rock 'n Roll Heaven (1985) ... Billie
 1985 Hotel (TV Series)
Camila Palandrini
- Resolutions (1985) ... Camila Palandrini
 1985 Going for the Gold: The Bill Johnson Story (TV Movie)
 1985 A Bunny's Tale (TV Movie)
 1984 Streets of Fire
Reva Cody
 1981 King of the Mountain
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Other Works:

Summer/Fall 2005 - Appeared in the play "The Book of Liz" (written by Amy Sedaris & David Sedaris) at the 2nd Stage Theater in Hollywood, CA. See more »

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1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Deborah Van Valkenberg | Debra Van Valkenberg | Deborah Gaye Van Valkenburgh


5' 3" (1.6 m)

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[The life of an actor] is the luxury of becoming acquainted with so many different kinds of people that exist in our lifetime, or in previous lifetimes. It's an amazing treat to be able to inhabit all of these characters.


Played the impoverished delinquent love interest to Michael Beck's character in the New York gang movie, The Warriors (1979). See more »

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