Donna Pescow Biography (1954-)

Born March 24, 1954, in Brooklyn, New York, NY; father, a newsstand operator;married Arnold Zelonka; children: Jack Casey. Addresses: Agent: Diverse Talent Group, 1875 Century Park East, Suite 2250, Los Angeles, CA 90067.

Birth Details
March 24, 1954
New York, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • One Life to Live, ABC, 1977
  • Angie Falco Benson (title role), Angie, ABC, 1979-80
  • Dr. Lynn Carson, All My Children (also known as All My Children: The Summer of Seduction), ABC, 1984
  • Donna Garland, Out of This World, syndicated, 1987-91
  • Gertrude Morgan, General Hospital, ABC, 1999-2001
  • Eileen Stevens, Even Stevens (also known as Spivey's Kid Brother), The Disney Channel, 2000-2003
  • Movies
  • Gloria Prentice, Human Feelings (also known as Miles the Angel), NBC, 1978
  • Jinny Gumm, Rainbow, NBC, 1978
  • Gloria Block, The Day the Bubble Burst, NBC, 1981
  • Janice Vernon, Advice to the Lovelorn, NBC, 1981
  • Sissy Owens, Policewoman Centerfold, NBC, 1983
  • Susan, Obsessed with a Married Woman, ABC, 1985
  • Norma Palmer, Glory Years, HBO, 1987
  • Rosemary Monroe, Dead Husbands (also known as Last Man on the List), USA Network, 1998
  • Bored homemaker, Jackie's Back! (also known as Jackie's Back: Portrait of a Diva), Lifetime, 1999
  • Bob's wife, Partners, 2000
  • Bonnie Benitez, Ivory Tower, Showtime, c. 2000
  • Eileen Stevens, The "Even Stevens" Movie, The Disney Channel, 2003
  • Specials
  • Member of ABC team, Battle of the Network Stars VI, ABC, 1979
  • The Television Annual: 1978/1979, ABC, 1979
  • The Jimmy McNichol Special, 1980
  • The Hollywood Christmas Parade, 1988
  • Herself, John Travolta: The Inside Story, Channel 5 (England), 2004
  • Episodic
  • Herself, Match Game 73 (also known as The Match Game), CBS,1978
  • Gwen Waters, "Dream Ship/Best of Friends/Aftermath," The Love Boat, ABC, 1979
  • Connie, "My Friend, the Executrix/Programmed for Love/Baby Talk," TheLove Boat, ABC, 1982
  • Irene, "I Don't Play Anymore/Gopher's Roommate/Crazy for You," The Love Boat, ABC, 1982
  • "Lover Come Back," Cassie & Co., NBC, 1982
  • Carol Bowen, "The Songwriter/Queen of the Soaps," Fantasy Island,ABC, 1983
  • Gloria Beck, "Relative Loss," Hotel (also known as Arthur Hailey's "Hotel"), ABC, 1983
  • Linda D'Amico, "Hear Today, Gone Tomorrow," Trapper John, M.D., CBS, 1983
  • "Rhino of the Year/One Last Time/For Love or Money," The Love Boat, ABC, 1983
  • Anne Sherman, "Echoes," Finder of Lost Loves, ABC, 1984
  • Paula Santino, "Lady's Choice/Skin Deep," Fantasy Island, ABC, 1984
  • Candy, "The Lost Weekend," Mr. Belvedere, ABC, 1985
  • Cathy Connelly, "Images," Hotel (also known as Arthur Hailey's"Hotel"), ABC, 1985
  • The New Love, American Style, ABC, 1985
  • Cornelia, "Keep the Home Fries Burning," Murder, She Wrote, CBS, 1986
  • "Gothic Romance/Whatever Happened to Jumpin' Jack Flash," The Love Boat, ABC, 1986
  • Susan Garfield, "Prized Possessions," Hotel (also known as Arthur Hailey's "Hotel"), ABC, 1987
  • Herself, "Hit Parade," Nash Bridges (also known as Bridges), CBS, 1996
  • Ariana, "Foreplay," Pauly (also known as Mommy and Me), Fox, 1997
  • Carol Buono, "A Remington Original," NYPD Blue, ABC, 1997
  • Sheila Kendall, "Fixing Up Daddy," Clueless, ABC, 1997
  • Ronnie Garfield, "Fork You Very Much," Philly, ABC, 2001
  • Herself, "John Travolta," Biography (also known as A&E Biography: John Travolta), Arts and Entertainment, 2003
  • Panelist for Match Game PM, syndicated.
  • Pilots
  • Angie Falco Benson (title role), Angie, ABC, 1979
  • Television Director
  • Episodic
  • "Laid Up," Harry and the Hendersons, syndicated, 1993
  • "Quest for Coolness," Even Stevens (also known as Spivey's KidBrother), The Disney Channel, 2001
  • "Wombat Wuv," Even Stevens (also known as Spivey's Kid Brother), The Disney Channel, 2001
  • "Dirty Work," Even Stevens (also known as Spivey's Kid Brother), The Disney Channel, 2002
  • "Leave It to Diva," That's So Raven! (also known as AbsolutelyPsychic), The Disney Channel, 2004
  • Film Appearances
  • Annette, Saturday Night Fever, Paramount, 1977
  • Wendy, Jake Speed, New World, 1986
  • Karen, One Sung Hero (short film), 2006
  • Major Tours
  • Ah! Wilderness, U.S. cities, 1975

Further Reference


    • Photoplay, August, 1979

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