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Joan Prather

Highest Rated: 100% Smile (1975)

Lowest Rated: 17% The Devil's Rain (1975)

Birthday: Oct 17, 1950

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, USA

Joan Prather was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Prather had an early acting career in film, appearing in such titles as the crime flick "Big Bad Mama" (1974) with Angie Dickinson, the comedy "Smile" (1975) with Bruce Dern and the action flick "The Devil's Rain" (1975) with Ernest Borgnine. She also appeared in the TV movie "Dawn: Portrait of a Teenage Runaway" (NBC, 1976-77). She worked in television in her early acting career as well, including parts on "Eight Is Enough" (ABC, 1976-1981) and "Executive Suite" (CBS, 1976-77). She also appeared in the TV special "Battle of the Network Stars VIII" (ABC, 1979-1980). She also starred in the TV movies "The Deerslayer" (NBC, 1978-79) and "Sins of the Father" (NBC, 1984-85). She also had roles in film during these years, including roles in "Rabbit Test" (1978) and the Robert Hays comedy adaptation "Take This Job and Shove It" (1981). Additionally, she appeared on the television special "Protect and Surf" (ABC, 1988-89). She held additional roles in television including a part on "Crossroads" (ABC, 1992-93). Most recently, Prather appeared on "Eight Is Enough: The E! True Hollywood Story" (E! Networks, 1999-2000).

Highest rated movies

The Devil's Rain




No Score Yet 21% Rabbit Test Segoynia Savaka (Character) - 1978
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dawn: Portrait of a Teenage Runaway Susie (Character) - 1976
100% 69% Smile Robin (Character) - 1975
17% 35% The Devil's Rain Julie Preston (Character) - 1975


No Score Yet No Score Yet Finder of Lost Loves Unknown (Guest Star) 1985
No Score Yet No Score Yet Fantasy Island Unknown (Guest Star) 1979 1981 1983
No Score Yet 80% CHiPs Unknown (Guest Star) 1981
No Score Yet No Score Yet Eight Is Enough Janet Bradford (Character) 1979-1981
No Score Yet No Score Yet Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries Unknown (Guest Star) 1977
No Score Yet No Score Yet Executive Suite Unknown (Character) 1976-1977
No Score Yet 60% Happy Days Ruth (Guest Star) 1975
No Score Yet 100% Sanford and Son Unknown (Guest Star) 1973