Joan Van Ark

Actor · Director
IVA Star Rating : 44
Joan Van Ark is an American actress, known for her role as Valene Ewing on the primetime soap opera Knots Landing. A life member of The Actors Studio, she made her Broadway debut in 1966 in Barefoot in the Park. In 1971, she received a Theatre World Award and was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play for the revival of The School for Wives.

Joan Van Ark is an American actress, known for her role as Valene Ewing on the primetime soap opera Knots Landing. A life member of The Actors Studio, she made her Broadway debut in 1966 in Barefoot in the Park. In 1971, she received a Theatre World Award and was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play for the revival of The School for Wives.

Born

Wednesday, 16 June 1943

Actress Filmography

Doom Patrol Mrs. Franklin 2019
Psycho Wedding Crasher Aunt Daisy 2017
The Nicole Barrett Show Self 2014
Watercolor Postcards Momma 2013
Oprah: Where Are They Now? Self - Guest 2012
Dallas Valene Ewing 2012
Pretty the Series Miss Senior Someone 2010
Red Carpet Report Self 2009
Archer Ruth 2009
RuPaul's Drag Race Self - Guest Judge, Self 2009
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Actress Filmography

Doom Patrol Mrs. Franklin 2019
Psycho Wedding Crasher Aunt Daisy 2017
The Nicole Barrett Show Self 2014
Watercolor Postcards Momma 2013
Oprah: Where Are They Now? Self - Guest 2012
Dallas Valene Ewing 2012
Pretty the Series Miss Senior Someone 2010
Red Carpet Report Self 2009
Archer Ruth 2009
RuPaul's Drag Race Self - Guest Judge, Self 2009
Celebrity Ghost Stories Herself 2008
The Florence Henderson Show Self - Guest 2008
Pioneers of Television Self 2008
Channels Megan Phillips 2008
Curious George Stock Woman 2006
My Name Is Earl Janine 2005
TV Land Confidential Self 2005
Diamond Zero The Hemingway Diamond 2005
TV Land's Top Ten Self 2004
TV Land Moguls Self 2004
Nip/Tuck Annette Wainwright 2003
Net Games Dr. Klein 2003
Tornado Warning Mayor McAnders 2002
Heavy Gear: The Animated Series Commander Crusher Von Krieg 2001
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy Wanda / Woman / Mandy #3 2001
Weakest Link Self 2001
Held for Ransom Nancy Donavan 2000
It's the Pied Piper, Charlie Brown Secretary (voice) / Secretary 2000
Son of the Beach Ima Cummings 2000
Twice in a Lifetime Camilla Bianco / Anna 1999
Loyal Opposition Vice President Elizabeth Lane 1998
Knots Landing: Back to the Cul-de-Sac Valene Ewing 1997
Wing Commander Academy Dr. Bronwyn Sing 1996
Adventures from the Book of Virtues Queen Esther 1996
Tracey Takes On... Self 1996
Dumb and Dumber Norma Jean / Casey 1995
The Client Gretchen Wainwright 1995
When the Dark Man Calls Julianne Kaiser 1995
The 49th Annual Tony Awards Self - Presenter 1995
Women of the House Joan Van Ark 1995
Cybill Self 1995
Moment of Truth: Cult Rescue Nora McGill 1994
Touched by an Angel Kim Carpenter 1994
Bob Hope's Bag Full of Christmas Memories Self 1993
The Nanny Margo Lange 1993
One on One with John Tesh Self - Guest 1991
Always Remember I Love You Martha Mendham 1990
Menu for Murder Julia Alberts 1990
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Jewel Pemberton 1990
The Pat Sajak Show Self - Guest 1989
The Arsenio Hall Show Herself - Guest 1989
My First Love Claire Thomas 1988
The 14th Annual People's Choice Awards Self - Presenter 1988
Happy 100th Birthday, Hollywood Self 1987
Night of 100 Stars II Self 1985
Joan Rivers and Friends Salute Heidi Abromowitz Self 1985
Breakaway Self 1983
Tom Cottle: Up Close Self 1982
Red Flag: The Ultimate Game Marie 1981
Thundarr the Barbarian Captain Corden, Cinda, Voice of Crystal 1980
Knots Landing Valene Ewing, Valene Gibson, Valene Gibson / Valene Ewing, Valene Waleska 1979
The Toni Tennille Show Self 1979
Spider-Woman Spider-Woman (Jessica Drew) / Spider-Woman / Jessica Drew 1979
Tarzan and the Super 7 Moray 1978
The Waverly Wonders Joyce 1978
Vega$ Dr. Haven Grant 1978
Dallas Valene Ewing, Valene Wallace, Valene Clements 1978
Having Babies Joyce 1978
We've Got Each Other Dee Dee Baldwin 1977
Testimony of Two Men Jane Robson 1977
Quark Princess Libido 1977
The Love Boat Deborah Marshall, Kris Hayley, Lila Chandler, Mary Sue Huggins 1977
The Last Dinosaur Francesca 'Frankie' Banks / Francesca Banks 1977
Quincy M.E. Bert Phillips 1976
Wonder Woman Cassandra Loren 1975
Medical Story Peggy Fowler 1975
Shell Game Shirley 1975
Barbary Coast Eleanor Graham 1975
Petrocelli Chris Parker 1974
Rhoda Marian Gerard 1974
The Rockford Files Barbara Kelbaker, Christina Marks, Susan Alexander 1974
The Manhunter Victoria Wyland 1974
The Six Million Dollar Man Valerie Sheffield 1974
Firehouse Cynthia 1974
Kojak Det. Josephine Long 1973
The Girl with Something Extra Samantha 1973
Barnaby Jones Sheila Barner 1973
ABC Afterschool Specials Roxanne, Susan Cooper 1972
M*A*S*H Lt. Erica Johnson, Lt. Erika Johnson 1972
The New Temperatures Rising Show Nurse Annie Carlisle, Nurse Annie Carlisle / Annie Carlisle, Annie Carlisle 1972
Frogs Karen Crockett 1972
McMillan & Wife Georgie 1971
Cannon Anna Meister, Francine Dexter, Nona 1971
Great Performances Silvia Gala 1971
Matt Lincoln Katherine 1970
The Odd Couple Trudy 1970
Dan August Clara Diggan 1970
The Silent Force Louise Hanson 1970
Night Gallery Sondra Blanco 1969
Love, American Style Alice (segment "Love and the Triple Threat"), Jelen (segment "Love and the Proposal") 1969
The Bold Ones: The New Doctors Evelyn Borden 1969
Medical Center Chris, Deborah Walters, Eileen 1969
Mod Squad April Showers 1968
Hawaii Five-O Freda Cowan 1968
Mannix Jennifer Crane 1967
Ironside Caroline Ward 1967
The Guns of Will Sonnett Laurie 1967
The Felony Squad Lynne Thackeray 1966
The F.B.I. Eleanor O'Keefe, Cynthia Scott, Angie Cameron, Julie Rhodes 1965
Run for Your Life Donna Hayward 1965
Peyton Place Nurse Paula, Nurse Paula Dixon 1964
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Herself - Guest 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Herself - Guest 1961
Bonanza Annie Laurie Adams 1959
Gunsmoke Sarah Jean Stryker 1955

Director Filmography

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