Joanna Pettet

Born Nov 16, 1942

Joanna Pettet is a former British actress.

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1942 Birth Born on November 16, 1942.


1968 25 Years Old In 1968 she married the American actor Alex Cord and gave birth to a son later that year.


1980 37 Years Old Although she co-starred with actor Rod Taylor in the 1980 thriller, Cry of the Innocent, her feature film appearances became sporadic. … Read More


1983 40 Years Old She also starred in the NBC miniseries Captains and the Kings (1976), guest-starred four times on the classic Rod Serling anthology series Night Gallery, was a frequent guest on both Fantasy Island and The Love Boat (appearing three separate times on each series), and had a recurring role on Knots Landing in 1983 as Janet Baines, an LAPD homicide detective investigating the murder of singer Ciji Dunne (played by Lisa Hartman).
1989 46 Years Old She and Cord were divorced in 1989 after 21 years of marriage. … Read More
1990 47 Years Old Her last acting appearance was in a "bad action film" called Terror in Paradise in 1990 that was produced by Roger Corman and his frequent Philippine associate Cirio Santiago. … Read More


1995 52 Years Old The grief over the sudden death in 1995 of her son, Damien Zachary Cord, aged 26, caused Pettet to retreat even further from Hollywood.


2003 60 Years Old For a time, she lived in a remote area in California until she moved to London, where she was actor Alan Bates's companion; he died from pancreatic cancer in London in 2003, aged 69.
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