Mary Woronov Biography (1946?-)

Born December 8, 1946 (some sources say 1943), in Brooklyn, NY; daughter of Victor D. (a doctor) and Carol (maiden name, Eschholz) Woronov; married Ted Gershuny (a bond broker), 1969 (marriage ended); married Ted Whitehead (a racecar driver and agent), 1979. Addresses: Office: c/o Roberta Scimone, Charles E. Tuttle Co., Journey Editions, 153 Milk St., 5th Floor, Boston, MA 02109.; Contact: Stone Manners Agency, 8436 West 3rd St., Suite 740, Los Angeles, CA 90048.; Agent: Phil Brock, Studio Talent Group, 1328 12th St., Santa Monica, CA 90401.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress
Birth Details
December 8, 1946?
Brooklyn, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Stage Appearances
  • (Debut) Kitchenette, 1968
  • Queen of Greece, La Mama Experimental Theatre Club, New York City,1969
  • Gloria Jean Kojax, Women Behind Bars, New York Theatre Ensemble, New York City, 1974
  • Susan, Boom Boom Room, New York Shakespeare Festival, Vivian Beaumont Theatre, New York City, 1974
  • Also appeared in Vynil, Cafe Chino, New York City; Clearing House and Two Noble Kinsmen, both New York City.
  • Film Appearances
  • Superboy, 1966
  • Shower, 1966
  • Milk, 1966
  • Kiss the Boot, 1966
  • Hedy (also known as The 14-Year-Old-Girl and Hedy, the Shoplifter), 1966
  • Four Stars, 1967
  • The Beard, 1967
  • Hanoi Hannah/girl friend, The Chelsea Girls, Filmmakers' Distribution Center, 1967
  • Mary Wonderly, Kemek (also known as For Love or Murder), GHM, 1970
  • Camila, Sugar Cookies, General Film, 1973
  • Mikki, Seizure (also known as Queen of Evil), American International, 1974
  • Diana Adams, Silent Night, Bloody Night (also known as Night ofthe Dark Full Moon and Death House), Cannon, 1974
  • Calamity Jane, Death Race 2000, New World, 1975
  • Diane, Cover Girl Models, New World, 1975
  • Sandy, Cannonball (also known as Car Quake), New World, 1976
  • Mary McQueen, Hollywood Boulevard, New World, 1976
  • Pearl, Jackson County Jail, New World, 1976
  • Julie, Hollywood Man, 1976
  • Actress, Mr. Billion, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1977
  • Hackett, Bad Georgia Road, Dimension, 1977
  • Arlene, The One and Only, Paramount, 1978
  • Woman bankrobber, The Lady in Red (also known as Guns, Sin, andBathtub Gin), New World, 1979
  • Evelyn Togar, Rock 'n' Roll High School (also known as Girls' Gym), New World, 1979
  • Samantha Vitesse, The Protectors, Book I (also known as Angel of H.E.A.T.), Studios Pan Imago, 1981
  • Party house owner, Heartbeeps, Universal, 1981
  • Secretary, "Success Goes to the Movies," National Lampoon Goes to theMovies (also known as National Lampoon's Movie Madness), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, 1981
  • Mary Bland, Eating Raoul, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1982
  • Violetta, Get Crazy (also known as Flip Out), Embassy, 1983
  • Audrey, Night of the Comet, Atlantic, 1984
  • Dr. Fletcher, Hellhole, Arkoff, 1985
  • Dancing Mary, Nomads, PSO, 1985
  • My Man Adam, Tri-Star, 1985
  • The manager's assistant, Movie House Massacre, Movie House, 1986
  • Mary Bland, Chopping Mall (also known as Killbots and R.O.B.O.T.), Concorde, 1986
  • Raquel Putterman, TerrorVision, Empire, 1986
  • Shelley, Black Widow, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1987
  • Kappa, 1987
  • Shelley, Mortuary Academy, Skouras, 1988
  • Channeller, Warlock, J&M Entertainment, 1989
  • Quinella, Let It Ride, Paramount, 1989
  • Lisabeth Hepburn-Saravian, Scenes from the Class Struggle in Beverly Hills, Rank Film Distributors/Cinecom Entertainment Group, 1989
  • Welfare person, Dick Tracy, 1990
  • Dr. Glatman, Watchers II, 1990
  • Doctor Vadar, Rock 'n' Roll High School Forever, 1990
  • Jezebel, Club Fed, 1990
  • Kidnapping wife, Motorama, 1991
  • Woman tourist, Where Sleeping Dogs Lie, 1992
  • Daisy, The Living End, 1992
  • Invasion of the Scream Queens, 1992
  • Eugene's aunt, Hellroller, 1992
  • Attorney, Grief, 1993
  • Wilamena LaRue, Good Girls Don't, 1993
  • Wedding coordinator, Number One Fan, 1995
  • Mrs. Crump, Glory Daze, Columbia TriStar, 1996
  • Sales woman, Sweet Jane, Phaedra Cinema, 1998
  • Mom, Can I Keep Her?, New Horizons Home Video, 1998
  • Aunt Felicity, Secrets of a Chambermaid, Mystique Films, 1998
  • Olivia, Invisible Mom II, New Horizons Home Video, 1999
  • Prunella, Zoo, 1999
  • Perfect Fit, 1999
  • Dr. Wright, Straight Right, 2000
  • Lisa LaStrada, The New Women, 2000
  • Mary Richman, Citizens of Perpetual Indulgence, 2000
  • Receptionist, The Vampire Hunters Club, 2001
  • Television Appearances
  • Movies
  • Bartender, In the Glitter Palace (also known as A Woman Accused), NBC, 1977
  • Mary Garritee, Challenge of a Lifetime, ABC, 1985
  • Miss Renfro, A Bunny's Tale, ABC, 1985
  • Receptionist, Acting on Impulse (also known as Eyes of a Stranger and Roses are Dead), Showtime, 1993
  • Joyce, Shake, Rattle and Rock, Showtime, 1994
  • Mrs. Dimwitty, Here Come the Munsters, Fox, 1995
  • Mrs. Dimwitty, The Munsters' Scary Little Christmas, Fox, 1996
  • Series
  • Stephanie Dillard, Somerset (also known as Another World: Somerset and Somerset: Bay City), NBC, 1974-75
  • Episodic
  • Maxine, "Angels in Chains," Charlie's Angels, 1976
  • Irene, "Capture," Logan's Run, CBS, 1977
  • Fran Strickland, "Nardo Loses Her Marbles," Taxi, ABC, 1979
  • Phyl & Mikhy, 1980
  • "A Dream of Jennifer," Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, NBC, 1980
  • Clavell, "The Dog Who Knew Too Much," Hart to Hart, 1984
  • Brady, "Jessica behind Bars," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1985
  • Dr. Von Furst, "Knight of the Juggernaut," Knight Rider, NBC, 1985
  • Nurse, "Secret Cinema," Amazing Stories, NBC, 1986
  • "Nothing up My Sleeve," St. Elsewhere, 1986
  • Bean Sweeney, "The Upstairs Gardener," Shell Game, CBS, 1987
  • Dr. Flynn, You Again?, NBC, 1987
  • Jill Taylor, "The Spa Who Loved Me," Sledge Hammer!, ABC, 1987
  • Officer Burdette, Trial and Error, CBS, 1988
  • "Pillow Talk," Monsters, 1988
  • Officer Gwen, "Money Talks," Parker Lewis Can't Lose, Fox, 1992
  • Mona Savage, "The Player," Flying Blind, Fox, 1993
  • Lydia Detmeir, "The Gift: Part 2," Wings, NBC, 1993
  • Mona Savage, "My Dinner with Brad Schimmel," Flying Blind, Fox, 1993
  • Mona Savage, "Unforgiving," Flying Blind, Fox, 1993
  • Mona Savage, "The Bride of Marsh Man 2: The Spawning," Flying Blind, Fox, 1993
  • Ko'Dath, "Born to the Purple," Babylon 5, 1994
  • Dr. Linda Shields, "Pressure," My So-Called Life, ABC, 1994
  • Rita Luce, "They Also Serve," Highlander, 1995
  • Mrs. Ramsay, "Swine Lake," Family Matters, ABC, 1996
  • Specials
  • Cheech and Chong: Get Out of My Room, Showtime, 1985
  • Governess, The Princess Who Had Never Laughed, Showtime, 1986
  • Interviewee, Andy Warhol: The E! True Hollywood Story, E! Entertainment Television, 1998
  • Nurse Goines, Seed: A Love Story, Lifetime, 1998
  • Television Work
  • Episodic
  • Director, Women, 1996
  • Director, Women: Stories of Passion, Showtime, 1997
  • WRITINGS
  • Television Episodes
  • "Blind Love" and "The Little Vampire," Women: Stories of Passion,Showtime, 1996
  • Books
  • Wake for the Angels: Paintings and Stories, Journey Editions, 1994
  • Swimming Underground: My Years on the Warhol Factory, Journey Editions, 1995
  • Snake, Serpent's Tail, 2000

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • Psychotronic Video, 1998, pp. 34-41.

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