Joyce Van Patten

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 68
Joyce Benignia Van Patten is an American stage, film, and television actress, best known for the wry, astringent, and neurotic characters she portrays. Among many roles, one of her most recognized is that of the selfish and domineering mother of Jason Beghe's character in the horror movie Monkey Shines (1988).

Joyce Benignia Van Patten is an American stage, film, and television actress, best known for the wry, astringent, and neurotic characters she portrays. Among many roles, one of her most recognized is that of the selfish and domineering mother of Jason Beghe's character in the horror movie Monkey Shines (1988).

Birth Name

Joyce Benignia Van Patten

Born

Friday, 09 March 1934

Actress Filmography

Diane Madge 2019
Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Herself 2018
God's Pocket Aunt Sophie 2014
Angel's Perch Polly 2013
Made in Jersey Lilla 2012
The Fitzgerald Family Christmas Mrs. McGowan 2012
Peace, Love & Misunderstanding Mariam 2012
This Must Be The Place Dorothy Shore 2011
Boardwalk Empire Mrs. Zeller - Crab Woman 2010
Grown Ups Gloria 2010
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Diane Madge 2019
Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Herself 2018
God's Pocket Aunt Sophie 2014
Angel's Perch Polly 2013
Made in Jersey Lilla 2012
The Fitzgerald Family Christmas Mrs. McGowan 2012
Peace, Love & Misunderstanding Mariam 2012
This Must Be The Place Dorothy Shore 2011
Boardwalk Empire Mrs. Zeller - Crab Woman 2010
Grown Ups Gloria 2010
The Good Wife Agnes Silvestre 2009
Marley & Me Mrs. Butterly 2008
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness Dorothy Mann 2007
Desperate Housewives Carol Prudy 2004
Without a Trace Paula 2002
Now and Again Psychiatrist 1999
Judging Amy Jane, Eric's Lawyer 1999
The Sopranos Dr. Sandy Shaw 1999
Oz Sarah Rebadow 1997
Infinity Aunt Ruth 1996
Jake's Women Edith 1996
Unhappily Ever After Maureen Slattery 1995
The Gift of Love Erika Magnussen 1994
Touched by an Angel Sylvia Mangione 1994
All-American Girl Emma 1994
Breathing Lessons Serena 1994
Diagnosis Murder Sarah Emerson 1993
NYPD Blue Ruth Dwyer 1993
Bob Joyce Leona-Curtis 1992
Maid for Each Other Leila 1992
Brooklyn Bridge Harriet Mueller 1991
Sisters Belle Adderly 1991
The Haunted Cora Miller 1991
Law & Order Ramona Stark, Ph.D. 1990
Northern Exposure Pat Hillman 1990
Trust Me Nettie Brown 1989
Monkey Shines Dorothy Mann 1988
CBS Summer Playhouse Ilene 1987
Blind Date Nadia's Mother 1987
Billy Galvin Mae Galvin 1986
Under the Influence Helen Talbot 1986
Nightlife Herself 1986
Picking Up the Pieces Harriet Goodman 1985
Amazing Stories Eva 1985
Tall Tales & Legends Ma 1985
St. Elmo's Fire Mrs. Beamish 1985
The Falcon And The Snowman Mrs. Boyce 1985
Malice in Wonderland Dema Harshbarger 1985
Crazy like a Fox Sally 1984
Eleanor, First Lady of the World 'Tommy' Thompson 1982
Here's Boomer Lila Manchester (archive footage) 1980
The Martian Chronicles Elma Parkhill (credit only), Elma Parkhill 1980
You Can't Take it With You Miss Wellington 1979
The Mary Tyler Moore Hour Iris Chapman 1979
Lou Grant Gloria Aldrige 1977
Mikey and Nicky Jan 1976
The Bad News Bears Cleveland 1976
Family Mrs. Palmer 1976
The Manchu Eagle Murder Caper Mystery Ida Mae 1975
Winner Take All Edie Gould 1975
Let's Switch! Linette Robbin 1975
Amy Prentiss Mrs. Hyser 1974
The Stranger Within Phyllis 1974
Winter Kill Grace Lockhard 1974
The Rockford Files Lianne Sweeny 1974
Mame Sally Cato 1974
Thumb Tripping Mother 1972
The Streets of San Francisco Mrs. Rudolph 1972
The Bob Newhart Show Connie Miller 1972
Bone Bernadette 1972
The Don Rickles Show Jean Benedict 1972
Something Big Polly Standall 1971
Nichols Arletta McGreevy 1971
Cannon Kate Werner Macklin 1971
Owen Marshall, Counselor at Law Ruth Tannen 1971
Making It Betty Fuller 1971
Columbo Ruth Lytton, Sister of Mercy 1971
But I Don't Want to Get Married! Olga 1970
The Odd Couple Phyllis 1970
Men at Law Ella 1970
Pussycat, Pussycat, I Love You Anna 1970
McCloud Lucy Sloan 1970
Love, American Style (segment "Love and the Plane Truth"), Janet, Marge, Nikki, Rona, Wanda Glass 1969
The Bold Ones: The New Doctors Millicent Wilson 1969
The Trouble With Girls Maude 1969
Medical Center Paula Eckhart 1969
I Love You, Alice B. Toklas! Joyce 1968
The Good Guys Claudia Gramus 1968
Hawaii Five-O Lila Daniels, Rhoda Lovejoy 1968
Mannix Dodie Green, Lola Collins 1967
Accidental Family Martha 1967
The Joey Bishop Show Herself 1967
Mr. Terrific Margo 1966
Iron Horse Alice Fuller 1966
Family Affair Gail Spencer 1966
The Loner Peggy Woodward 1965
The F.B.I. Alice Kranz 1965
A Man Called Shenandoah Lily 1965
Karen Nora 1964
Slattery's People Barbara Harrison 1964
The Danny Kaye Show Herself, Giovanni's Daughter-in-Law 1963
Mr. Novak Avis Brown 1963
The Outer Limits Rhea Cashman 1963
Stoney Burke Laura Fredericks 1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Herself - Guest 1962
The New Loretta Young Show 1962
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour Grace 1962
Wide Country Nina Corbello 1962
The Virginian Mary Stewart 1962
The Lloyd Bridges Show Doris Baxter 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Herself - Actress 1961
Alcoa Premiere Herself 1961
Ben Casey Stella Maxwell 1961
Bus Stop Betty 1961
Target: The Corruptors! Madeleine 1961
Dr. Kildare Julie Belmanno, Ruth Scully 1961
The Defenders Nora Slater 1961
The Law and Mr. Jones Ethel 1960
The Andy Griffith Show Laura Hollander 1960
Checkmate Marcia James 1960
The Detectives Phyllis 1959
The Twilight Zone Eileen Ransome 1959
The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis Ethel Bronkowski, Mrs. Maude Pomfritt, Speed Pulitzer 1959
The Untouchables Claire Vale 1959
The Goddess Hillary 1958
Perry Mason Fay Gilmer, Sally Sheldon 1957
Gunsmoke Molly 1955
Fourteen Hours Barbara (uncredited) 1951
The Jack Benny Program The Wife, Mrs. Goodheart 1950
Armstrong Circle Theatre 1950
Robert Montgomery Presents 1950
The Big Story Valerie Foster 1949
Repertory Theatre 1948
Kraft Theatre Mary 1947
Hour Glass Herself - Actress 1946
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