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)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
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 Timeless Tales from HallmarkTimeless Tales from Hallmark (TV Series) Bettina ( 1 episode, 1990 )  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Child in the NightChild in the Night (TV Movie) Dr. Hollis  Less 1990
  • 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)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (4 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • 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
Domestic gross includes USA and Canada.

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