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Jo Wilder

As a singing actress, she is best known for her long run as Polly in "Threepenny Opera". Her roles include Peter Pan and Gypsy in regional theatre,"She Loves Me" on Broadway, and Nerissa in "The Merchant of Venice", among others. Born in Brooklyn, Jo attended the Neighborhood Playhouse, where she studied under Sanford Meisner and with actors Steve ... See full bio »

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Washington Square
The Defenders
The Defenders 1st Actress / The Teller


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 1962-1965 The Defenders (TV Series)
1st Actress / The Teller
- Youths and Maidens on an Evening Walk (1965) ... 1st Actress
- Grandma TNT (1962) ... The Teller
 1965 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
- A Couple of Dozen Tiny Pills (1965) ... Ruth
 1961 The Detectives (TV Series)
Alma Adamson
- Hit and Miss (1961) ... Alma Adamson
 1958 The Court of Last Resort (TV Series)
- The Joe Credo Case (1958) ... Rita
 1958 How to Marry a Millionaire (TV Series)
- The Fourth Girl (1958) ... Sally
 1956 Stanley (TV Series)
- The New Year's Party (1956) ... Phyllis
 1956 Washington Square (TV Series)

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She acted in Arthur Laurents' musical, "Gypsy," at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Julie Wilson and Alfred Sandos in the cast. Gerald Freedman was director.

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