Joan Allen

20 Aug 1956


Joan Allen (born August 20, 1956) is an American actress. She worked in theatre, television and film during her early career, and achieved recognition for her Broadway debut in Burn This, winning a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play in 1989.

She has received three Academy Award nominations; she was nominated for Best Supporting Actress for Nixon (1995) and The Crucible (1996), and for Best Actress for The Contender (2000).

Her other films include The Ice Storm (1996), Face/Off (1997), Pleasantville (1998), The Notebook (2004), The Bourne Supremacy (2004) and The Bourne Ultimatum (2007).


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Filmography (31 titles)

(movie, 2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Nancy Newsome)
(movie, 2014)
···A Good Marriage
Genre: Thriller
Role: Actor (as Darcy)
(movie, 2012)
···The Bourne Legacy
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Pamela Landy · Pam Landy)
(movie, 2009)
···Hachi: A Dog's Tale
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Cate Wilson)
(movie, 2009)
···Georgia O'Keeffe
Genre: Drama, Romance, Biography
Role: Actor (as Georgia O'Keeffe)
(movie, 2009)
···Hachiko: A Dog's Story
Genre: Drama, Family
Role: Actor (as Cate Wilson)
(movie, 2008)
···Death Race
Genre: Action, Thriller, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Warden Hennessey)
(movie, 2007)
7.4The Bourne Ultimatum
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Pamela Landy)
(movie, 2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Carol)
(movie, 2005)
···The Upside of Anger
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Terry Ann Wolfmeyer)
(movie, 2004)
7.0The Bourne Supremacy
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Pamela Landy)
(movie, 2004)
···The Notebook
Genre: Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as Anne Hamilton)
(movie, 2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as She)
(movie, 2003)
···Off the Map
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Arlene)
(movie, 2001)
···The Mists of Avalon
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Morgause)
(movie, 2000)
···The Contender
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Laine Hanson)
(movie, 2000)
···When the Sky Falls
Genre: Drama, Crime
Role: Actor (as Sinead Hamilton)
(movie, 1999)
···All the Rage
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Helen)
(movie, 1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Betty Parker)
(movie, 1997)
···The Ice Storm
Genre: Drama
By: Ang Lee
Role: Actor (as Elena Hood)
(movie, 1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Eve Archer)
(movie, 1996)
···The Crucible
Genre: Drama, History
Role: Actor (as Elizabeth Proctor)
(movie, 1995)
Genre: History, Drama
Role: Actor (as Pat Nixon)
(movie, 1993)
···Searching for Bobby Fischer
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Bonnie Waitzkin)
(movie, 1993)
···Ethan Frome
Genre: Drama, Romance, Foreign
Role: Actor (as Zenobia)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Sarah Brady)
(movie, 1989)
···In Country
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Irene)
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Vera)
(movie, 1987)
···The Room Upstairs
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Ellie)
(movie, 1986)
···Peggy Sue Got Married
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Maddy Nagle)
(movie, 1986)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Reba McClane)