Helen Slater Biography (1963-)

Full name, Helen Rachel Slater; born December 15, 1963, in New York (some sources say Massapequa), NY; daughter of Gerald (a television executive) and Alice Joan (a lawyer; maiden name, Chrin) Slater; married Robert Watzke (a commercial film editor), 1990; children: Hannah Nika. Addresses: Agent: Innovative Artists, 1505 10th St., Santa Monica, CA 90401.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress, stunt person, singer
Birth Details
December 15, 1963
New York, New York, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • Title role/Linda Lee/Kara Zor-El, Supergirl (also known as Supergirl: The Movie), TriStar, 1984
  • Billie Jean Davy, the title role, The Legend of Billie Jean, TriStar, 1985
  • Sandy Kessler, Ruthless People, Buena Vista, 1986
  • Christy Wills, The Secret of My Succe$s, Universal, 1987
  • Hattie, Sticky Fingers, Spectrafilm, 1988
  • Alexandra "Alex" Paige, Happy Together, Apollo Pictures, 1990
  • Bonnie Rayburn, City Slickers, Columbia, 1991
  • Ellie, Betrayal of the Dove, Prism Pictures, 1993
  • Alex Weaver, A House in the Hills, LIVE Home Video, 1993
  • Laura Turner, Lassie, Paramount, 1994
  • Kim, The Steal, 1994
  • Mary, No Way Back, 1995
  • Heavenzapoppin'!, 1996
  • Voice, The Long Way Home, Seventh Art Releasing, 1997
  • Lisa Torello, Carlo's Wake, 1999
  • Penelope, Seeing Other People, 2004
  • Also appeared in In Deep.
  • Film Work
  • (Uncredited) Stunts, Supergirl (also known as Supergirl: The Movie), TriStar, 1984
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Anne McKenna, Capital News (also known as Powerhouse), ABC,1990
  • Movies
  • Jacqui Cochrane, The Great Air Race (also known as Half a WorldAway), 1990
  • Hannah, Chantilly Lace, Showtime, 1993
  • Lisa Fredericks, 12:01, Fox, 1993
  • Elsa Freedman, Parallel Lives, Showtime, 1994
  • Mrs. Lewis, Toothless, ABC, 1997
  • Pammy Cahill, Best Friends for Life, CBS, 1998
  • Carly Bauers, Nowhere In Sight, 2000
  • Specials
  • Amy Watson, "Amy and the Angel," ABC Afterschool Special, ABC, 1982
  • Herself/Supergirl, Supergirl--The Making of the Movie (documentary), ABC, 1985
  • Nina, Couples, ABC, 1994
  • Pilots
  • Anne McKenna, Capital News (also known as Powerhouse), ABC,1990
  • Kathy, American Adventure (also known as National Lampoon's American Adventure), Fox, 2000
  • Episodic
  • Lauren, "Wasting Away," The Hidden Room, Lifetime, 1991
  • The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, 1991
  • Herself, The Arsenio Hall Show, syndicated, 1991, 1993
  • Voice of Talia, "Off Balance," Batman: The Animated Series (also known as The Adventures of Batman and Robin), Fox, 1992
  • (Uncredited) Becky Gelke, "The Good Samaritan," Seinfeld, NBC, 1992
  • Sarah, "The Theory of Relativity," Dream On, HBO, 1992
  • Voice of Talia, "Demon's Quest: Parts 1 & 2," Batman: The AnimatedSeries (also known as The Adventures of Batman and Robin), Fox, 1993
  • Voice of Talia, "Avatar," Batman: The Animated Series (also knownas The Adventures of Batman and Robin), Fox, 1994
  • Cassandra Thompson, "Caroline and the Monkeys," Caroline in the City, NBC, 1997
  • Julie Siegel, "Retribution," Michael Hayes, CBS, 1997
  • Julie Siegel, "Mob Mentality," Michael Hayes, CBS, 1998
  • Julie Siegel, "Arise and Fall," Michael Hayes, CBS, 1998
  • Peggy Truman, "Moveable Feast," Will & Grace, NBC, 2001
  • Stage Appearances
  • Tina, Responsible Parties, Vineyard Theatre, New York City, 1985
  • Nicole, "Almost Romance," Festival of One-Act Comedies, ManhattanPunch Line Theatre, New York City, 1987
  • Also appeared in The Big Day, Pasadena Playhouse, Pasadena, CA.
  • RECORDINGS
  • Albums
  • One of These Days, 2003

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Electronic
    • Helen Slater Official Site, http://www.helenslater.com, October 28, 2003

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