Joanna Merlin

Joanna Merlin

  • Highest Rated: 100% Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles (2019)
  • Lowest Rated: 19% The Invasion (2007)
  • Birthday: Jul 15, 1931
  • Birthplace: Not Available
  • Made her film debut in the 1956 biblical epic The Ten Commandments, playing Jethro's Daughter.Was a member of the Tony Awards Nominating Committee.Was a student of Michael Chekhov, and is the Founder and President of MICHA - the Michael Chekhov Association.Published her book Auditioning: An Actor-Friendly Guide in 2001.Shared her theatre industry knowledge in the 2007 instructional video Master Classes in the Michael Chekhov Technique.Co-founded the Alliance for Inclusion in the Arts.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

100% Fiddler: A Miracle of Miracles Actor 2019
No Score Yet Active Adults Miriam 2017
No Score Yet Love Child Supt. Sturgis 2014
71% Sarah's Key Mms. Rainsferd $7.7M 2011
70% The Wackness Grandma Shapiro $2.2M 2008
19% The Invasion Joan Kaufman $15.2M 2007
No Score Yet Just Another Story Sadie 2003
40% The Jimmy Show Emily 2001
No Score Yet Black and Blue Ann Benedetto 1999
60% Witness Protection Cindy's Mother 1999
58% City of Angels Teresa 1998
40% Two Bits Guendolina 1995
68% Little Buddha Actor 1994
52% Mr. Wonderful Loretta 1993
No Score Yet Love, Honor & Obey: The Last Mafia Marriage Rose Profaci 1993
76% Impromptu Actor 1991
75% Class Action Estelle 1991
80% Mr. & Mrs. Bridge Actor 1990
78% Mystic Pizza Mrs. Arujo 1988
58% Prince of Darkness Bag Lady 1987
56% Year of the Dragon Actor 1985
93% The Killing Fields Schanberg's Sister 1984
94% Baby It's You Mrs. Rosen $2M 1983
No Score Yet Soup for One Allan's Mother 1982
No Score Yet Starstruck Mrs. Inez Marin 1981
84% Fame Miss Berg 1980
No Score Yet Nurse Actor 1980
75% Hester Street Jake's Landlady 1975
No Score Yet Weddings and Babies Josie 1960
94% The Ten Commandments Jethro's Daughter 1956

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

96% The Good Wife
2009-2016
Loni Goslin
  • 2011
No Score Yet Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
1999
Judge Petrovsky Judge Lena Petrovsky
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2005
  • 2004
  • 2003
  • 2002
  • 2001
No Score Yet Law & Order
1990-2010
Carla Bowman Bowman Jane Powell Donna Powell Jane Verdon Deidre Powell Deirdre Powell
  • 1998
  • 1996
  • 1994
  • 1993
  • 1992
No Score Yet New York Undercover
1994-1998
Carmella McNamara
  • 1997
No Score Yet Northern Exposure
1990-1995
Nadine Fleischman
  • 1993

QUOTES FROM Joanna Merlin CHARACTERS

Miss Berg
Where's the sweat, Lisa?
Liza Monroe
I'm working on it.
Loretta
There are three sides to everything--his,hers, and the truth.