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Kathleen Beller is a Actor American born on 19 february 1956 at Westchester County (USA)

Kathleen Beller

Kathleen Beller
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Nationality USA
Birth 19 february 1956 (68 years) at Westchester County (USA)

Kathleen Beller (born February 19, 1956) is an American actress. She came to attention after being nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture Actress in a Supporting Role for her role in Promises in the Dark (1979) and became well known for her role as Kirby Anders on the primetime soap opera Dynasty which she played for two years. She also had a small role in The Godfather Part II and a featured role in The Betsy opposite Tommy Lee Jones and Laurence Olivier.


In the mid-1980s, Beller announced she wanted to become a midwife, and told a reporter that she had "attended eight births so far". Beller was married to actor Michael Hoit from 1980 to 1986. She has been married to musician Thomas Dolby, since July 2, 1988; they have three children.

Best films

Fort Apache, the Bronx (1981)
The Sword and the Sorcerer (1982)

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Filmography of Kathleen Beller (15 films)

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Legacy (1993)
, 53minutes
Directed by Kieth Merrill
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Historical, Western
Themes Films about religion
Actors Kathleen Beller, Benton Jennings, Marcus Gilbert
Roles Eliza Williams
Rating71% 3.5826753.5826753.5826753.5826753.582675
Deadly Messages, 1h30
Directed by Jack Bender
Origin USA
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Kathleen Beller, Michael Brandon, Dennis Franz, Scott Paulin, George Wyner, Raye Birk
Roles Laura Daniels
Rating59% 2.999712.999712.999712.999712.99971
After Laura Daniels (Kathleen Beller) - who workes at a dating consulting firm - leaves to go out on a date with lawyer Michael Krasnick (Michael Brandon), her roommate Cindy Matthews (Sherri Stoner) uses Laura's newly found Ouija board and gets in touch with 21-year-old David, who claims to have been murdered in the New York apartment in 1978. The same evening, Laura arrives home, witnessing a mysterious man strangling Cindy to death. As soon as the police arrive, Cindy's body and all traces of any crime are missing, causing the police to feel pranked; filing her for violation. Matthew believes Laura, though thinks that Cindy is pranking with her; assuring Laura that Cindy has a past of suddenly disappearing for a long period of time. Laura does not feel extremely save though, and purchases an alarm for protection in a mall, in which she gets eventually chased by Cindy's murderer.
Touched (1983)
, 1h33
Directed by John Flynn
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Robert Hays, Kathleen Beller, Ned Beatty, Gilbert Lewis
Roles Jennifer
Rating54% 2.729762.729762.729762.729762.72976
Its plot is about two inmates of a mental institution, a man named Daniel and a woman named Jennifer, who are not as ill as the psychiatrists at the institution perceive them to be. Daniel and a Jennifer seek to escape and make lives for themselves together in the world at large.
The Sword and the Sorcerer, 1h40
Directed by Albert Pyun
Origin USA
Genres Science fiction, Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Themes Films about magic and magicians
Actors Lee Horsley, Kathleen Beller, Richard Lynch, Richard Moll, Simon MacCorkindale, Anthony De Longis
Roles Alana
Rating55% 2.750312.750312.750312.750312.75031
The film opens as King Cromwell (Richard Lynch) and his men land ashore of Tomb Island in search of Xusia of Delos (Richard Moll), a long-dead sorcerer who may be the key to overthrowing his rival King Richard, whose land of Ehdan is the richest in the world. Using one of Xusia's worshipers to awaken him, Cromwell convinces Xusia to join his cause. With the sorcerer's black magic at his command, Cromwell easily lays waste to Richard's formidable army.
Fort Apache, the Bronx, 2h5
Directed by Daniel Petrie
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Documentary, Action, Crime
Themes Children's films
Actors Paul Newman, Edward Asnere, Ken Wahl, Danny Aiello, Rachel Ticotin, Kathleen Beller
Roles Theresa
Rating66% 3.3478353.3478353.3478353.3478353.347835
Police officers face many challenges in the decayed South Bronx region of New York City. Among them are NYPD officers Murphy (Newman) and Corelli (Wahl), who work out of the 41st precinct, nicknamed "Fort Apache" because to those who work there, it feels like an army outpost in foreign territory (an allusion to Fort Apache out of the Old West).
No Place to Hide, 1h40
Directed by John Llewellyn Moxey
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror
Actors Mariette Hartley, Kathleen Beller, Gary Graham, Keir Dullea, Milton Selzer, Marc Handler
Roles Amy Manning
Rating61% 3.098643.098643.098643.098643.09864
After leaving work one evening, a 20-year-old art student named Amy Manning (Kathleen Beller) finds out while driving home that the mysterious man in black who sneaks up on her repeatedly is in her backseat. Even though he has the opportunity to kill her, he tells her "Soon, Amy, soon" and then leaves. The police are no longer willing to help her, and although her stepmother Adele (Mariette Hartley) tells her she believes her, she advises her to visit a psychiatrist, Dr. Letterman (Keir Dullea). To him she admits that her father drowned a year ago during a boating accident. She was supposed to attend him on his trip, but canceled, and has felt guilty ever since.
Surfacing (1981)
, 1h29
Directed by Claude Jutra
Origin Canada
Genres Drama
Actors Kathleen Beller, R.H. Thomson, Joseph Bottoms, Michael Ironside
Roles Kate
Rating45% 2.2653052.2653052.2653052.2653052.265305
Promises in the Dark, 1h58
Directed by Jerome Hellman
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Marsha Mason, Ned Beatty, Susan Clark, Michael Brandon, Kathleen Beller, Donald Moffat
Roles Elizabeth (Buffy) Koenig
Rating64% 3.2363153.2363153.2363153.2363153.236315
Are You in the House Alone?, 1h36
Directed by Walter Grauman
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Horror
Themes Rape in fiction
Actors Kathleen Beller, Blythe Danner, Dennis Quaid, Tony Bill, Robin Mattson, Tricia O'Neil
Roles Gail Osborne
Rating56% 2.8076952.8076952.8076952.8076952.807695
16-year-old Gail Osborne is a typical high school student with a passion for photography. Six months ago, she and her parents moved from New York to a smaller town due to her father Neil's claim the city was too dangerous following a burglary. Gail, a high spirited romantic, initially started dating classmate E.K. Miller, but he broke off their relationship because Gail was unwilling to sleep with him.
Movie Movie, 1h45
Directed by Stanley Donen
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Musical theatre, Musical
Themes Films about music and musicians, Sports films, Martial arts films, Boxing films, Musical films
Actors George C. Scott, Trish Van Devere, Red Buttons, Eli Wallach, Barry Bostwick, Harry Hamlin
Roles Angie Popchik ("Dynamite Hands")
Rating63% 3.195983.195983.195983.195983.19598
At the start of the film, George Burns tells us that we are about to see an old-style double feature. In the old days, he explains, movies were in black-and-white, except sometimes "when they sang it came out in color."
The Betsy
The Betsy (1978)
, 2h6
Directed by Daniel Petrie
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Transport films, Films about automobiles, Road movies
Actors Laurence Olivier, Tommy Lee Jones, Robert Duvall, Clifford David, Katharine Ross, Jane Alexander
Roles Betsy
Rating52% 2.6015552.6015552.6015552.6015552.601555
A fading family-owned automobile manufacturer and its owners pin their hopes for a return to profitability on a new model named for the great-granddaughter of the firm's founder.
Something for Joey, 1h36
Directed by Lou Antonio
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Geraldine Page, Marc Singer, Gerald S. O'Loughlin, Linda Kelsey, Kathleen Beller, Steve Guttenberg
Roles Jean Cappelletti
Rating78% 3.927273.927273.927273.927273.92727
Joey battled leukemia since the age of three, and was one of the first children to undergo chemotherapy for the disease. The story traces John through his years at Penn State seeking the Heisman Trophy, and Joey his preteens, as each brother inspires the other, and their family around them, to try harder in life.
Mary White
Mary White (1977)
, 1h42
Directed by Jud Taylor
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Ed Flanders, Fionnula Flanagan, Kathleen Beller, Tim Matheson, Donald Moffat, Diana Douglas
Roles Marie White
Rating64% 3.2332553.2332553.2332553.2332553.233255
In Emporia, Kansas, in the late 1910s and early 1920s, Mary Katherine White, a teenage girl, comes of age. Having grown up in wealth and privilege, as a result she meets famous people of the day. In 1921, at age 16, she dies in a riding accident. Her story is recounted in flashback style by her father, a famous editor, author and publisher.
The Godfather Part II, 3h22
Directed by Francis Ford Coppola
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Mob film, Crime
Themes Films about alcoholism, Films about immigration, Mafia films, Seafaring films, Transport films, La précarité, Gangster films, L'émigration
Actors Al Pacino, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, Robert De Niro, Talia Shire, Morgana King
Roles Girl in 'Senza Mamma'
Rating86% 4.3079554.3079554.3079554.3079554.307955
In 1901, Corleone, Sicily, nine-year-old Vito Andolini’s family is killed after his father insults local Mafia chieftain Don Ciccio. He escapes to New York and is registered as "Vito Corleone" on Ellis Island.