Joanna Gleason

Actress and Singer
Born Jun 2, 1950

Joanna Gleason is a Canadian actress and singer. She is a Tony Award-winning musical theatre actress and has also had a number of notable film and TV roles.

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Joanna Gleason.


1950 Birth Born on June 2, 1950.
1955 5 Years Old While attending BHHS she was in the school's productions of The Music Man, The Mikado, The Grass Harp, and The Madwoman of Chaillot. In high school Gleason received acting instruction from John Ingle, the soap opera star, who taught at BHHS from 1955-85. … Read More


1977 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Although Gleason started her acting career in television, she is best known for her stage and musical theatre work. She made her Broadway debut in 1977 in I Love My Wife, for which she was honored with a Theatre World Award. … Read More


1998 48 Years Old Gleason starred in the Lifetime series Oh Baby as Charlotte from 1998–2000, also directing episodes of this show. … Read More


2007 57 Years Old In 2007, Gleason was honored by the New England Theatre Conference with a Special Award for Achievement in Theatre. … Read More
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