Joyce Van Patten
Van Patten originated roles in four Neil Simon hits, Jakes Women
, Brighton Beach Memoirs
, I Ought To Be In Pictures
and Same Time Next Year
. Her other stage appearances include The Seagull
, The Cast
and Spoon River Anthology
Van Patten's versatility as an actress is also evidenced by her impressive credits in film and television. In television she most recently co-starred in Breathing Lessons and guest-starred in All My Children, Northern Exposure and Brooklyn Bridge.
Van Patten's film work includes co-starring opposite Peter Sellers in a role written just for her in I Love You Alice B. Toklas. In addition, she acted in The Bad News Bears, Falcon and the Snowman and St. Elmo's Fire.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2003.
Joyce Van Patten Facts
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|The Falcon and the Snowman|