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JoBeth Williams

Actress | Producer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Poltergeist (1982) | Kramer vs. Kramer (1979) | Poltergeist II: The Other Side (1986)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 5 nominations More »
AKA 
Jobeth Williams
HEIGHT 
5' 8" (1.73m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (37 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (96 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Producer (SAG-AFTRA)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Rizzoli & IslesRizzoli & Isles (TV Series) Tilly Dunn (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
  • Primary photo for HeartbeatHeartbeat (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • Match Game (May 11, 2016) Actress (as Jobeth Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for HomeHome (TV Movie) Helen  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Childrens HospitalChildrens Hospital (TV Series) Linda (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • DOY (Feb 26, 2016) Linda  Less
  • Primary photo for 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Producer (SAG-AFTRA)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Your Family or MineYour Family or Mine (TV Series) Ricky (6 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 6
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  • Primary photo for Marry MeMarry Me (TV Series) Myrna (4 episodes, 2014–2015), Performer ("Fuckin' Perfect") (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014–2015 4
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  • Primary photo for Hart of DixieHart of Dixie (TV Series) Candice Hart (7 episodes, 2011–2015)  Less 2011–2015 7
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  • Primary photo for PerceptionPerception (TV Series) Margaret Pierce (2 episodes, 2013–2015)  Less 2013–2015 2
    • Brainstorm (Feb 17, 2015) Margaret Pierce (as Jobeth Williams)  Less
    • Neuropositive (Aug 6, 2013) Margaret Pierce  Less
  • Primary photo for The 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild AwardsThe 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Producer (SAG-AFTRA)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for ExtantExtant (TV Series) Leigh Kern (2 episodes, 2014)  Less 2014 2
    • Incursion (Aug 20, 2014) Leigh Kern (as Jobeth Williams)  Less
    • More in Heaven and Earth (Aug 20, 2014) Leigh Kern (as Jobeth Williams)  Less
  • Primary photo for In My DreamsIn My Dreams (TV Movie) Charlotte  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for 20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards20th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Producer (SAG-AFTRA)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for MistressesMistresses (TV Series) Janet (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for 19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards19th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Producer (SAG-AFTRA)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for ScandalScandal (TV Series) Sandra Harding (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) SAG Producer  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for Love's Christmas JourneyLove's Christmas Journey (TV Movie) Mrs. Beatrice Thompson (as Jobeth Williams)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Against the WallAgainst the Wall (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Los AngelesLaw & Order: Los Angeles (TV Series) Mrs. Walker (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative ServiceNCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service (TV Series) Leona Phelps (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Private PracticePrivate Practice (TV Series) Bizzy Forbes (6 episodes, 2009–2011)  Less 2009–2011 6
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  • Primary photo for 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Producer (Screen Actors Guild)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for 16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Producer (Screen Actors Guild)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for UncorkedUncorked (TV Movie) Sophia Browning  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for 15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards15th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Producer (Screen Actors Guild)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Life in GeneralLife in General (TV Series) Mary Kate Walton  Less 2008– 
  • Primary photo for 14th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards14th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) SAG Producer  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for SybilSybil (TV Movie) Hattie Dorsett  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for DexterDexter (TV Series) Gail Brandon (4 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007 4
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  • Primary photo for The NineThe Nine (TV Series) Sheryl Kates (2 episodes, 2006–2007)  Less 2006–2007 2
  • Primary photo for 13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards13th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) SAG Producer  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Criminal MindsCriminal Minds (TV Series) Professor Ursula Kent (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • Empty Planet (Nov 8, 2006) Professor Ursula Kent  Less
  • Primary photo for Numb3rsNumb3rs (TV Series) Margaret Eppes (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • Hot Shot (May 19, 2006) Margaret Eppes  Less
  • Primary photo for 2424 (TV Series) Miriam Henderson (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Stroller WarsStroller Wars (TV Movie) Roberta  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Twenty Good YearsTwenty Good Years (TV Series) Kate (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Worst Week of My LifeWorst Week of My Life (TV Series) Libby (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Las VegasLas Vegas (TV Series) Liz (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Into the FireInto the Fire (TV Movie) June Sickles  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 14 Hours14 Hours (TV Movie) Jeanette Makins  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Strong MedicineStrong Medicine (TV Series) Margie (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Miss MatchMiss Match (TV Series) Lianne Fox (3 episodes, 2003), Performer ("Promises Promises") (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 3
  • Primary photo for SkinSkin (TV Series) Dr. Sara Rose (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Judging AmyJudging Amy (TV Series) Gemma Lawnsdale (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Law & Order: Special Victims UnitLaw & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series) Mrs. Rawley (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002 1
    • Waste (Nov 15, 2002) Mrs. Rawley  Less
  • Primary photo for Homeward BoundHomeward Bound (TV Movie) Elaine Ashton  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The GuardianThe Guardian (TV Series) Sarah (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
    • Heart (Nov 20, 2001) Sarah  Less
  • Primary photo for The Ponder HeartThe Ponder Heart (TV Movie) Edna Earle Ponder  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Night VisionsNight Visions (TV Series) Director (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for The Norm ShowThe Norm Show (TV Series) Claire Stackhouse (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Frankie & HazelFrankie & Hazel (TV Movie) Director  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Trapped in a Purple HazeTrapped in a Purple Haze (TV Movie) Sophie Hanson  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for JusticeJustice (TV Movie) Jane Newhart  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Jackie's Back!Jackie's Back! (TV Movie) Jo Face (Jackie's Vocal Coach)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for It Came from the SkyIt Came from the Sky (TV Movie) Alice Bridges  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for PaynePayne (TV Series) Connie Payne (9 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999 9
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  • Primary photo for A Chance of SnowA Chance of Snow (TV Movie) Madeline 'Maddie Parker  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for From the Earth to the MoonFrom the Earth to the Moon (TV Mini-series) Marge Slayton (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Stories from My ChildhoodStories from My Childhood (TV Series) Queen Hildegard (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Breaking ThroughBreaking Through (TV Movie) Pam Willis (as Jobeth Williams)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Ruby Jean and JoeRuby Jean and Joe (TV Movie) Rose  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The ClientThe Client (TV Series) Reggie Love (21 episodes, 1995–1996)  Less 1995–1996 21
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  • Primary photo for A Season of HopeA Season of Hope (TV Movie) Elizabeth Hackett  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for FrasierFrasier (TV Series) Madeline Marshall / Danielle (3 episodes, 1993–1994)  Less 1993–1994 3
  • Primary photo for Mighty MaxMighty Max (TV Series) Countess (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Voices from WithinVoices from Within (TV Movie) Nancy Parkhurst  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Parallel LivesParallel Lives (TV Movie) Winnie Winslow  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Batman: The Animated SeriesBatman: The Animated Series (TV Series) May / June (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
    • Sideshow (May 3, 1994) May / June (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Final AppealFinal Appeal (TV Movie) Christine Biondi  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Chantilly LaceChantilly Lace (TV Movie) Natalie  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Sex, Love and Cold Hard CashSex, Love and Cold Hard Cash (TV Movie) Sarah Gallagher  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Jonny's Golden QuestJonny's Golden Quest (TV Movie) Jade Kenyon (voice)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Gloria VaneGloria Vane (TV Movie) Gloria Vane  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Jonathan: The Boy Nobody WantedJonathan: The Boy Nobody Wanted (TV Movie) Ginny Moore  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Fish PoliceFish Police (TV Series) Angel (6 episodes, 1992), Performer ("Strangers in the Night") (2 episodes, 1992), Performer ("My Heart Belongs to Daddy") (1 episode, 1992), Performer ("Big Spender") (1 episode, 1992), Performer ("I've Got You Under My Skin") (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 6
    • No Way to Treat a Fillet-dy (1992) Angel (voice), Performer ("Strangers in the Night")  Less
    • The Two Gils (1992) Angel (voice), Performer ("My Heart Belongs to Daddy")  Less
    • The Codfather (1992) Angel (voice), Performer ("I've Got You Under My Skin")  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Legend of Prince ValiantThe Legend of Prince Valiant (TV Series) Queen Ilene (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Victim of LoveVictim of Love (TV Movie) Tess Palmer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Bump in the NightBump in the Night (TV Movie) Co-Executive Producer  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Child in the NightChild in the Night (TV Movie) Dr. Hollis  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Timeless Tales from HallmarkTimeless Tales from Hallmark (TV Series) Bettina (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for My Name Is Bill W.My Name Is Bill W. (TV Movie) Lois 'Lo' Wilson  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Murder OrdainedMurder Ordained (TV Movie) Lorna Anderson  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Adam: His Song ContinuesAdam: His Song Continues (TV Movie) Reve Walsh  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Kids Don't TellKids Don't Tell (TV Movie) Claudia Ryan  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Day AfterThe Day After (TV Movie) Nurse Nancy Bauer  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for AdamAdam (TV Movie) Reve Walsh  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Guiding LightThe Guiding Light (TV Series) Brandy Schlooe (14 episodes, 1977–1981)  Less 1977–1981 14
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  • Primary photo for The Big Black PillThe Big Black Pill (TV Movie) Tiffany Farrenpour  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The White ShadowThe White Shadow (TV Series) Paula Harris (2 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980 2
  • Primary photo for Fun and GamesFun and Games (TV Movie) Laura Weston  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The World BeyondThe World Beyond (TV Movie) Marian Faber (as Jobeth Williams)  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for JabberwockyJabberwocky (TV Series) JoBeth  Less 1974–1978
  • Primary photo for SomersetSomerset (TV Series) Carrie Wheeler (2 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976 2
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Constance Wilde (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
Self (35 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for They Are Here: The Real World of the PoltergeistsThey Are Here: The Real World of the Poltergeists (Video) Diane Freeling (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for It Happened That WayIt Happened That Way (Video) Herself / Bessie Earp (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Frasier: Analyzing the LaughterFrasier: Analyzing the Laughter (TV Movie) Madeline Marshall (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2004

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