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Jo Harvey Allen

Jo Harvey Allen is an actress, playwright, poet, and pioneer of women in radio. She has appeared in numerous films including co-starring roles in David Byrne's cult classic True Stories (1986), Fried Green Tomatoes (1991, dir. John Avnet), and The Client (1994, dir. Joel Schumacher). She is most recently featured in The Homesman (Cannes 2014, dir....

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Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Flat Land Open Sky
Latest Project:
Movie The Homesman 2014-05-18

1 win & 1 nomination.

Known For
Poster of The Homesman
Poster of In the Valley of Elah
Poster of The Client
Poster of Fried Green Tomatoes
Movie Flat Land Open Sky Unknown 2015
Movie The Other Kind Unknown 2015
Movie The Homesman Mrs. Polhemus 2014-05-18
Movie In the Valley of Elah Unknown 2007-09-28
Movie The Wendell Baker Story Wanda King 2005-08-03
Movie Secondhand Lions Unknown 2003-09-19
Movie Screen Door Jesus Lorraine Herbert 2003-03-12
Movie Mi Amigo None 2002-04-01
Movie Waking Up in Reno Waitress at Big Texan 2002-12-13
Movie All the Pretty Horses Unknown 2000-12-25
Movie The Outfitters Vonda 1999-01-25
Movie Fool's Gold Unknown 1998
Movie Floating Away Unknown 1998
Movie Scattering Dad Unknown 1998
Movie Floundering Unknown 1994-01-01
Movie The Client Unknown 1994-07-20
Movie Fried Green Tomatoes Women's Awareness Teacher 1992-01-24
Movie Checking Out Unknown 1989
Movie Cold Sassy Tree Effie Belle Tate 1989-10-16
Movie Tapeheads Unknown 1988-10-21
Series CBS Summer Playhouse Unknown 1987-06-12
Movie True Stories The Lying Woman 1986-10-10