Lisa Pelikan Biography ((?)-)

Born July 12, in Rome, Italy (some source cite Paris, France); daughter of Robert G. (an international economist) and Helen L. (a psychologist) Pelikan; married Bruce Davison (an actor), 1986; children: one son. Addresses: Agent: House of Representatives, 400 South Beverly Dr., Suite 101, Beverly Hills, CA 90212.

Birth Details
July 12,
Rome, Italy

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Miniseries
  • Mary Margaret Rafferty, The Best of Families, PBS, 1977
  • Lucy Scanlon, Studs Lonigan, NBC, 1979
  • Rosamond Ardley, The Last Convertible, NBC, 1979
  • Hannah Murphy, Windmills of the Gods (also known as Sidney Sheldon's Windmills of the Gods), CBS, 1988
  • Movies
  • Miranda, I Want to Keep My Baby, CBS, 1976
  • Younger daughter, Blue Hotel (also known as American Short Story Collection: The Blue Hotel), 1977
  • Annie Cavagnaro, Perfect Gentlemen, 1978
  • Mattie Ross, True Grit: A Further Adventure (also known as TrueGrit), 1978
  • Kyla, The Women's Room, 1980
  • Gail Powell, The Best Little Girl in the World, 1981
  • Lee, A Bunny's Tale, ABC, 1985
  • Sarah Carstairs, Into the Badlands, 1991
  • Lisa, Present Tense, Past Perfect, Showtime, 1995
  • Betty Gainer, Color of Justice, Showtime, 1997
  • Leslie Saxon, Shadow of a Doubt (also known as Reasonable Doubt), 1998
  • Ashley Manson, Off Season, Showtime, 2001
  • Episodic
  • Michelle, "The Graduation: Part 1," Happy Days, 1977
  • Jennifer Campbell, "Lady in the Squad Room," Kojak, 1977
  • Christy Cordaro, "High Flying Steele," Remington Steele, NBC, 1984
  • Ellen, "Night Fever," Alfred Hitchcock Presents, NBC, 1985
  • Laura Shafer, "Enemies Within," Hotel, 1986
  • Anne Fitzgerald/Diane Snyder, "Counterfire," The Equalizer, 1986
  • Frances Gorelick, "Divine Couriers," Cagney & Lacey, 1987
  • Jill Goddard, "Prediction: Murder," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1989
  • Jeanette Marshall, "Obsession," In the Heat of the Night, NBC, 1991
  • Allison Franklin, "Terminal Connection," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1991
  • Sons and Daughters, CBS, 1991
  • Bernice, "Rainy Day," Brooklyn Bridge, 1992
  • Carol Ritter, "The Men from the Boys," The Guardian, CBS, 2001
  • Dr. Garrison, "Waste," Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, NBCand USA Network, 2002
  • "The Hero Heart," Strong Medicine, Lifetime, 2003
  • Appeared as Kate in an episode of Beacon Hill, CBS; in For thePeople, Lifetime; and as Lizzie Calhoun, Jack's Place, ABC.
  • Specials
  • Nancy, "The Country Girl," Hallmark Hall of Fame, NBC, 1974
  • "Valley Forge," Hallmark Hall of Fame, 1975
  • Lisa, "Present Tense, Past Perfect" (also known as "Anything for Love"),Directed By, Showtime, 1986
  • Other
  • Appeared in the series This Is the Life.
  • Film Appearances
  • Young Julia, Julia, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1977
  • Jennifer Baylor, Jennifer (also known as Jennifer the Snake Goddess), Arista, 1978
  • Anne, L'homme en colere (also known as The Angry Man and Jigsaw), Cinevideo/Films Ariane, 1979
  • Dr. Jo Miller, The House of God, United Artists, 1979
  • Violet Mulligan, Swing Shift, Warner Bros., 1984
  • Rebecca, Ghoulies, Empire, 1985
  • Labyrinth, TriStar, 1986
  • Helene Gaultier, Lionheart (also known as A.W.O.L., A.W.O.L.--Absent without Leave, and Wrong Bet), Universal, 1990
  • Sarah Hargrave, Return to the Blue Lagoon, Columbia, 1991
  • Stage Appearances
  • Wendla, Spring's Awakening, Circle Repertory Company, New York City, 1975
  • Francesca, The Elephant in the House, Circle Repertory Company, 1975
  • Dynamo, Syracuse Stage, Syracuse, NY, 1976
  • Rosaline and understudy for Juliet, Romeo and Juliet, Circle in the Square, New York City, 1977
  • Mary, The Butterfingers Angel, Syracuse Stage Theatre, Syracuse, NY, 1978
  • Doris and Isabel, The American Clock, Spoleto Festival, Charleston, SC, then Harold Clurman Theatre, New York City, 1980
  • Jennie Mae, The Diviners, Circle Repertory Company, 1980
  • The Midnight Visitor, Shaliko Company, New York City, 1981
  • Katharine, Love's Labour's Lost, Circle Repertory Company, 1984
  • Libby, Blue Window, South Coast Repertory, Costa Mesa, CA, then Mayfair Theatre, Los Angeles, 1985-1986
  • The Early Girl, Actors Alley, Los Angeles, 1987
  • The Downside, Long Wharf Theatre, New Haven, CT, 1987
  • Night Owls, Cast Theatre, Los Angeles, 1989
  • Olivia, Twelfth Night, La Jolla Playhouse, La Jolla, CA, 1990
  • Melissa Gardner, Love Letters, Canon Theatre, Los Angeles, 1991
  • The Art of Success, Odyssey Theatre, Los Angeles, 1993
  • The Real Inspector Hound, Odyssey Theatre, 1994
  • To Kill a Mockingbird, La Mirada Center for the Performing Arts, 1994
  • Zelda Fitzgerald, Only a Broken String of Pearls, Theater Geo, Hollywood, CA, 1995
  • Kathleen Trafalgar, Panache, Players Theatre, New York City, 2000
  • Ruella, Communicating Doors, Odyssey Theatre, 2002
  • Also appeared in Mesmer, Old Globe Theatre.

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