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Joan Allen Biography

Dibya Raj Adhikari Sun Mar, 2016
Joan Allen

Facts of Joan Allen

Date of Birth: 1956 , August-20
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Bethany Mota
Birth Name Bethany Noel Mota
Father Tony Mota
Mother Tammy Mota
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Merced County, California
Profession Vedeo Blogger
Net Worth 3 million US dollars
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG 53 kg
Boyfriend Joshua David Evans
Married Yes
Education N/A
Awards Not Yet
Movies Miranda Sings: Selp Helf
TV Show Dancing with the Stars
Ethnicity White Ethnicity
Body Measurements 34-25-34 inch
Married to Not Yet
Children N/A
Nick Name Anty Panties
Religion Christian
Working For Movies and TV shows
Famous for Singer, YouTube Star and Vocal Coach.
Affair with Joshua David Evans
Divorce N/A
Sisters Rachel Ballinger
Siblings Brittney Mota
Books Selp-Helf
Online Presence Facebook,Wiki,Twitter,Instagram

Quick Timeline of Joan Allen

1956 Born in Rochelle, Illinois, United States
1976 Attended Northern Illinois University
1983 Began her acting career
1987 Appeared in the play, Burn This
1995 Appeared in the movie, Nixon
1990 Married to Peter Friedman
1994 First child, Sadie Friedman
1995 Her father died
1999 Won Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
1995 Won Boston Society of Film Critics Awards
1997 Won Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards
2012 Won Chicago International Film Festival

Detail Timeline of Joan Allen

August 20 , 1956

Born in Rochelle, Illinois, United States

Joan, who is known for her pretty face and blond hair, was born as Joan Allen in Rochelle, Illinois, United States of America to Dorothea Marie and James Jefferson Allen. She is an American and is of English, German, and Scots-Irish descent.

1976

Attended Northern Illinois University

Joan received her formal education from Rochelle Township High School. With the completion of her high school education, she joined Eastern Illinois University. Later she got enrolled at Northern Illinois University and she graduated from there. 

1983

Began her acting career

Initially she appeared in several stage shows. After appearing in various TV and stage shows, she appeared in the TV movie Say Goodnight, Gracie in 1983. She made her feature film debut in 1985 by starring the role of Mary Alice Mahoney in the movie Compromising Positions.

1987

Appeared in the play, Burn This

Joan Allen is an actress from United States. As an actress, she has appeared in all three formats of acting i.e. TV, film and theater. She got her rise in fame after she appeared in the Broadway, Burn This.

1995

Appeared in the movie, Nixon

She has been active in acting since 1983. Her breakthrough role came in 1995 after she began starring the role of Pat Nixon in the movie, Nixon. She is also famous for playing the role of Senator Laine Billings Hanson in the movie, The Contender.

January 1 , 1990

Married to Peter Friedman

On 1st of January 1990, Joan got married to Peter Friedman. Peter Friedman is an actor from Untied States. As a loving spouse, they have been parents once. They got divorced in 2002. These days, she is living a single life and there is no information about her boyfriend and her affairs. 

1994

First child, Sadie Friedman

She became mother for the first time in her life in 1994. She and her loving ex husband, Peter Friedman welcomed their first child together in March and that time it was a baby girl and they named her Sadie Friedman. 

1995

Her father died

She was born to Dorothea Marie and James Jefferson Allen. Her mother Dorothea Marie is a homemaker and house wife and her father James was a gas station owner. Her father died an unfortunate death in 1995. 

1999

Won Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror

She got her first nomination in Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA in 1998 for Best Supporting Actress. She also got nominated in this award in 1999 from the same category and that time she was honored with this award.

1995

Won Boston Society of Film Critics Awards

For starring the role of Pat Nixon in the movie, Nixon, she got her first nomination in Boston Society of Film Critics Awards in 1995. She was also honored with this award that year for Best Supporting Actress.

1997

Won Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards

Till now she has been nominated in Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards for four different times and out of these four nominations, she has been honored three times. She won this award for the first time in 1997 for Best Supporting Actress.

2012

Won Chicago International Film Festival

In 2006, she got her one and only nomination in Costume Designers Guild Awards. She was kind of lucky that year as she won this award that year. She has also been honored with Chicago International Film Festival once. 

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On 1st of January 1990, Joan got married to Peter Friedman. Peter Friedman is an actor from the United States. The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter, Sadie in 1994. The parent of one got divorced in 2002. These days, she is living a single life and there is no information about her boyfriend and her affairs.

Joan received her formal education from Rochelle Township High School. With the completion of her high school education, she joined Eastern Illinois University. Later she got enrolled at Northern Illinois University and she graduated from there in 1978. Initially, she appeared in several stage shows.

After appearing on various TV and stage shows, she appeared in a TV movie "Say Goodnight, Gracie" in 1983. She made her feature film debut in 1985 by portraying the role of Mary Alice Mahoney in the movie "Compromising Positions". She rose to fame after she appeared in the Broadway, "Burn This". She is alow widely recognized as the Pat Nixon in the 1995 movie, "Nixon". To date, she has appeared in nearly 50 projects. 

The actual figure about her annual salary is unknown; however, her net worth is said to be around $8 million.