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Joey Heatherton


A gorgeous, pneumatic blonde rival to pouty sex kitten Ann-Margret, singer/dancer/actress Joey Heatherton was also a product of the swinging 60s and taunted the film and TV variety scenes with her own version of a purring young sexpot. Born in 1944 as "Davenie Johanna Heatherton" and the daughter of veteran song-and-dance man Ray Heatherton (1909-... See full bio »

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Cry-Baby Milton's Mother
(1990)
Twilight of Honor Laura Mae Brown
(1963)
(1977)
My Blood Runs Cold Julie Merriday
(1965)

Filmography

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 2002 Reflections of Evil
Serta Spokeswoman
 1990 Cry-Baby
Milton's Mother
 1981 Laverne & Shirley (TV Series)
Joey Heatherton
- Night at the Awards (1981) ... Joey Heatherton
 1977 The Happy Hooker Goes to Washington
Xaviera Hollander
 1974 The New Candid Camera (TV Series)
Waitress
- Episode dated 14 September 1974 (1974) ... Waitress
 1973 Old Faithful (TV Movie)
Joey Heatherton
 1972 Bluebeard
Anne
 1971 The Powder Room (TV Movie)
 1970 Pat Paulsen's Half a Comedy Hour (TV Series)
Betty Lou
- Episode #1.11 (1970) ... Betty Lou
 1970 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Tippy (segment "Love and the Hitchhiker")
- Love and the Nervous Executive/Love and the Hitchhiker/Love and the Great Catch (1970) ... Tippy (segment "Love and the Hitchhiker")
 1969 The Ballad of Andy Crocker (TV Movie)
Lisa
 1969 The Jackie Gleason Show (TV Series)
Emily 'Go Go' Gogolak
- The Honeymooners: Happiness Is a Rich Uncle (1969) ... Emily 'Go Go' Gogolak
 1969 It Takes a Thief (TV Series)
Dodie DuBois
- A Matter of Grey Matter: Part 2 (1969) ... Dodie DuBois
- A Matter of Grey Matter: Part 1 (1969) ... Dodie DuBois
 1968 Of Mice and Men (TV Movie)
Curly's Wife
 1967 The Jerry Lewis Show (TV Series)
Minor Role
- Joey Heatherton, Laurence Harvey (1967) ... Minor Role
 1966 I Spy (TV Series)
Katie
- To Florence with Love: Part 2 (1966) ... Katie
- To Florence with Love: Part 1 (1966) ... Katie
 1965 My Blood Runs Cold
Julie Merriday
 1964 Where Love Has Gone
Danielle Valerie Miller
 1964 Breaking Point (TV Series)
Dory Costain
- I, the Dancer (1964) ... Dory Costain
 1964 Channing (TV Series)
Lynn Walton
- The Trouble with Girls (1964) ... Lynn Walton
 1964 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Cress
- Runaway (1964) ... Cress
 1962-1963 The Doctors and the Nurses (TV Series)
Ellen Denby / Janet Clark
- Rally Round My Comrades (1963) ... Ellen Denby
- Night Shift (1962) ... Janet Clark
 1963 Arrest and Trial (TV Series)
Edith Hayes
- Some Weeks Are All Mondays (1963) ... Edith Hayes
 1963 Mr. Novak (TV Series)
Holly Metcalfe
- To Break a Camel's Back (1963) ... Holly Metcalfe
 1963 Twilight of Honor
Laura Mae Brown
 1963 The Virginian (TV Series)
Gloria Blaine
- A Distant Fury (1963) ... Gloria Blaine
 1960 Route 66 (TV Series)
Karen Emerson
- Three Sides (1960) ... Karen Emerson
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(8/68) Stage: Appeared in "Can Can" in summer stock in Ohio. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 5 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)

Spouse:

Lance Rentzel  (divorced)

Parents:

Ray Heatherton | Davenie Ross Watson
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Trivia:

On July 8, 1985, she was arrested at the US Passport Office in New York City for assault and creating a disturbance. She arrived at the office to apply for a passport and demanded to be allowed to cut to the front of the line. When a clerk refused her demands, Heatherton allegedly began screaming and cursing and attacked the clerk, pulling her hair and knocking her down. Police were called and ... See more »

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