Joanne Whalley

Joanne Whalley


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 25-08-1961
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: Salford, Manchester, England, UK
  • Also Known As:

    Joanne Whalley-Kilmer
    Τζόαν Γουόλεϊ

  • Popularity: 23.51
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Joanne Whalley (born 25 August 1961) is an English actress who began her career in 1974. She has since amassed numerous credits, primarily on television, but also in nearly 30 feature films, including Dance with a Stranger (1985), Willow (1988), Scandal (1989), The Secret Rapture (1993) and Mother's Boys (1994). Following her marriage to Val Kilmer in 1988, she was credited as Joanne Whalley-Kilmer until their divorce in 1996. Whalley was nominated for the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress for the 1985 BBC serial Edge of Darkness, and was nominated for a Best Actress Golden Nymph Award at the Monte-Carlo Television Festival for the 2011 series The Borgias. Her other television roles include the 1986 BBC serial The Singing Detective; playing the title role in the 2000 CBS TV film Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis, and as Claudia, wife of Pontius Pilate in the 2015 NBC series A.D. The Bible Continues. Description above from the Wikipedia article Joanne Whalley, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia




Year Movie Character
2005 Child of Mine as Tess Palmer
1987 Will You Love Me Tomorrow as Jackie
2000 Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis as Jackie Bouvier Kennedy Onassis
2000 Breathtaking as Caroline Henshaw
2019 The Bird Game as Crow
1989 Kill Me Again as Fay Forrester
1989 Scandal as Christine Keeler
1994 Trial by Jury as Valerie Alston
2002 Virginia's Run as Jessie Eastwood
2009 Diverted as Marion Price
1990 The Big Man as Beth Scoular
1992 Storyville as Natalie Tate
1993 The Secret Rapture as Katherine Coleridge
2015 The Ark as Emmy
1970 Gardel
1990 A TV Dante as Beatrice
2007 Life Line as Katy Adair
2021 Hardcore Halbert as Janet
1988 Willow as Sorsha
2007 Flood as Patricia Nash
1997 The Man Who Knew Too Little as Lorelei 'Lori'
1994 Mother's Boys as Colleen 'Callie' Harland
2013 The Challenger as Gweneth Feynman
2000 Run the Wild Fields as Ruby Miller
2002 Before You Go as Mary
1990 Navy Seals as Claire Varrens
1991 Shattered as Jenny Scott
2018 Paul, Apostle of Christ as Priscilla
2021 Resurrection as Claudia
2021 Val as Self
1985 Dance with a Stranger as Christine
2009 44 Inch Chest as Liz
2005 The Californians as Luna
2000 The Guilty as Natalie Crane
2011 Twixt as Denise
1985 No Surrender as Cheryl
1994 A Good Man in Africa as Celia Adekunle
2021 Love is Love is Love as Joanne (segment "Two for Dinner")
2017 Muse as Jacqueline
1985 The Good Father as Mary Hall
1999 A Texas Funeral as Miranda
1988 To Kill a Priest as Anna
1988 Willow: The Making of an Adventure as Self - 'Sorsha'
2011 Golf in the Kingdom as Agatha McNaughton
2006 Played as Maggie
1984 A Christmas Carol as Fan
1982 Pink Floyd: The Wall as Groupie
1979 Birth of the Beatles as Schoolgirl (uncredited)
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1986 The Singing Detective (6 episode) as Nurse Mills
2006 The Virgin Queen (4 episode) as Queen Mary
1985 Edge of Darkness (6 episode) as Emma Craven
1982 A Kind of Loving (10 episode)
1981 Bergerac (1 episode) as Christine Bolton
2005 Criminal Minds (1 episode) as Karen Donovan
2007 Gossip Girl (7 episode) as Sophie Grimaldi
1994 Scarlett (4 episode) as Scarlett O'Hara
2014 Jamaica Inn (3 episode) as Aunt Patience
2011 The Borgias (29 episode) as Vanozza Cattaneo
2016 Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands (12 episode) as Rheda
2015 Marvel's Daredevil (0 episode) as Sister Maggie
2015 Marvel's Daredevil (13 episode) as Maggie Grace
2015 Wolf Hall (3 episode) as Katherine of Aragon
2017 The White Princess (8 episode) as Margaret of York
1983 Reilly: Ace of Spies (1 episode) as Ulla
2003 40 (3 episode) as Jess
2004 Justice League Unlimited (1 episode) as Emerald Empress / Sarya / Phantom Girl (voice)
2017 Tin Star (2 episode) as Mary James
2022 Willow (8 episode) as Sorsha

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