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Joy Coghill

Highest Rated: 84% Shivers (They Came from Within) (The Parasite Murders) (1975)

Lowest Rated: 17% Omen IV - The Awakening (1991)

Birthday: Not Available

Birthplace: Findlater, Saskatchewan, Canada

Veteran actor and trail-blazer Joy Coghill (CM) Born 1926 has developed a career as a theater producer, director, actor and teacher. In 1995 she founded the Western Gold Theatre, a company for senior professionals. Known for innovation, in 1987 Joy wrote and produced "Song of this Place," a play with puppets based on the life of Emily Carr. In 1996 she played King Lear in "The Lear Project," and in 1998 she created "The Alzheimer Project" for Western Gold. Coghill was Artistic Director of the Vancouver Playhouse (1967-69) and of the English Acting section of the National Theatre School (1970-73). She has received honorary degrees from Simon Fraser University (1994) and the University of British Columbia (1995). Joy is the recipient of four Jessie Richardson Theatre Awards, the Gascon-Thomas Award (NTS), the Herbert Whittaker Critics' Association Award and Lifetime Membership in the Canadian Actors' Equity Association.

Highest Rated Movies



No Score Yet Talking to Heaven (Living with the Dead) Betty 2002
27% Double Jeopardy Neighbor in Garden 1999
No Score Yet The Other Mother Sister Vincent 1995
No Score Yet Snowbound: The Jim and Jennifer Stolpa Story Dr. Jorgenson 1994
50% Andre Betsy 1994
No Score Yet Whose Child Is This? The War for Baby Jessica Earlene Clausen 1993
17% Omen IV - The Awakening Sister Francesca 1991
No Score Yet Christmas Comes to Willow Creek Charlotte 1987
No Score Yet Blue Monkey Dede Wilkens 1987
No Score Yet Nobody's Child Patient #1 1986
No Score Yet Jacob Two Two Meets the Hooded Fang Mistress Fowl 1978
84% Shivers (They Came from Within) (The Parasite Murders) Mona Wheally 1975


No Score Yet Stargate SG-1
Selmak 1998
74% The X-Files
Linda Thibedeaux 1995


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