Joan Severance Net Worth

What is the estimated net worth of the actress Joan Severance? She is a person both men and women like and cherish. It is people like she who make us look up to Hollywood and other movie stars. We will talk about her net worth, but first, a little bit more about the actress herself. She is an American born in Houston, Texas, USA on the December 23, 1958. Finding her talents at quite a young age, she studied and later graduated from Westbury High School. Over a period of time she was selected to appear in many movies and TV shows. Popular in her home country and across the globe, Joan Severance stands at 5′ 9″ (1.75 m). Eric Milan (m. 1977–1984), Rom Gemar and Vladimir Severin make up her family. Since we know that Hollywood actors earn six, seven or even eight figure sums, Joan Severance is no exception, having an estimated net worth of $6 Million.

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Joan is the daughter of Martha and John C. Severance; her father held a position at IBM, and because of his work profile, he and the family moved a lot in Joan’s early years. In one of the interviews, she stated that she was a resident of 12 different places by the time she turned 11, including Libya. She went to Westbury High School, and before matriculation became interested in modeling, as she wanted to start earning some money for college. Little by little, her face and name became more recognized, and as a result she was introduced to John Casablancas, who got her a contract with the Elite modeling agency; soon she flew to Paris, where her career got off to a successful start.

While in Paris, she made appearances in such magazines as Sportswear International and Vogue Paris, and then returned to the US, and made more than 40 commercials before retiring as a model, but using her profile, Joan began auditioning for small acting roles.

Eventually Joan landed the role of Susan Profitt in the TV series “Wiseguy” (1988), and the following year she starred with Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder in the comedy “See No Evil. Hear No Evil”, followed in the same year by appearing next with Hulk Hogan in “No Holds Barred”. She started the ’90s with a role in the thriller “Write to Kill” (1991), and in 1993 starred in the romantic drama “Lake Consequence” with Billy Zane. Throughout the ‘90s Joan made numerous appearances in mostly romantic drama films, and thrillers such as “The Last Seduction II” in 1999, among many others, all of which increased her wealth.

Joan continued in the same way in the new millennium; in 2001 she featured in the mystery thriller “Cause of Death”, and later starred in the romantic thriller “Last Sunset” (2006). From 2006 until 2007 she portrayed Anna Whitman in the TV series “Wicked Wicked Games”, further increasing her net worth. However, then her career started to decline, and didn’t make any more notable appearances until 2016, with the role of Sandy Byers in the film “Accidentally Engaged”. Most recently, she appeared in the film “The Wandering Day” (2016), and will feature in the film “Becker’s Farm”, which is yet to be released.

Regarding her personal life, Joan was married to model Eric Milan from 1977 until 1984, since when she has been single..

Structural info

  • Full Name: Joan Severance
  • Net Worth: $6 Million
  • Date Of Birth: December 23, 1958
  • Died: February 7, 2008, Moscow Oblast, Russia
  • Place Of Birth: Houston, Texas, USA
  • Height: 5′ 9″ (1.75 m)
  • Profession: Actress, Producer
  • Education: Westbury High School
  • Nationality: American
  • Spouse: Eric Milan (m. 1977–1984), Rom Gemar
  • Children: Vladimir Severin
  • Parents: John Severance, Martha Severance
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  • Movies: See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Sex & Consequences, Black Scorpion, No Holds Barred, Criminal Passion, The Runestone, Payback, In Dark Places, Bird on a Wire, Dangerous Indiscretion, The Last Seduction II, Criminal Intent, Almost Pregnant, Black Scorpion II, Frequent Flyer, Another Pair of Aces, Matter o…
  • TV Shows: The Love Boat: The Next Wave, Wicked Wicked Games


  • Wearing this kind of costume is not something I fantasize about. It’s not natural, it’s not comfortable. I don’t see myself as this. But it gives you dramatic license to do almost anything when you’re dressed as a bug.
  • I was watching something the other day which started out with five guys walking towards you and one woman, and there you go-it’s still being dominated by the male society.
  • Every part I’ve done has been for one reason or another-money, or the part, or the director, or the location. I’d like to get one thing that’s all of those combined.
  • I don’t think I’d want to sit down and listen to people’s stories all day long.
  • I did commercials since I was 16, and that’s kind of acting, depending on what you’re selling.
  • I want good and different parts, different from what I’ve done.
  • I hope they make a show like M*A*S*H, which dealt with a lot of difficult subject matter but was very funny.
  • I really think the mind of someone who hasn’t been welded into place by their work or studios or actors or this whole society is a wonderful mind to work with, so I’d like to do a big picture with an unknown director.
  • When you’re dead weight, in the right position, you win. And in reality, you wouldn’t see someone my size kicking seven martial arts experts and winning.
  • I now have a plan – I haven’t had a plan up until this year.
  • You can take charge, kick ass, do whatever you have to do and it’s okay. You can blow people up. These are things that are okay for cartoon characters to do.
  • I definitely feel, when I’m wearing the costume, that I could scare people and hurt them.


  • Her acting mentor is the late Gene Wilder.
  • Had praised her mentor Gene Wilder for her humble beginnings as a young actress.
  • Credits Gene Wilder as her favorite acting mentor/best friend.
  • Was suppose to appear on Cheers as the sister of Kirstie Alley’s character Rebecca but a disagreement with the producers led to her being replaced with Marcia Cross.
  • Her Chinese Astrological sign is the Dog.
  • Was a straight A student in high school.
  • Became a DNA ThetaHealing healer in 2013.
  • Speaks fluent French and conversational Spanish.
  • Has been an interior designer with B-Specific, Inc. since 1985.
  • Created the educational game Txtylz.
  • Supports the I am Waters Foundation, non-profit organization based in Houston, Texas dedicated to providing fresh, clean water to the homeless.
  • Is passionate about lending support and information on Non-USA based treatments for Vitiligo as well as financial assistance to qualifying applicants for these treatments and/or assistance in obtaining the proper cover make-up.
  • At the age of 16 entered the Clairol Long and Silky contest in hopes of winning a stereo. Lost first prize to Rene Russo, but received a scholarship to a local modeling school as the second place prize.
  • Supermodel Linda Evangelista has often cited Joan as her modeling influence.
  • In addition to her modeling and acting credits, she has also been the owner/ chef of a restaurant in upstate New York and a catering company in New York City. She is also studying to be a doctor of natural medicine.
  • Graduated from Westbury High School in Houston, Texas with the class of 1977.
  • Also known to Virtual World patrons as Samantha “Sam” Dooley, the Martian Belle.


Title Year Status Character
Becker’s Farm delayed Mrs. Schmidt
NCIS: Los Angeles 2016 TV Series Mary Reynolds
The Wandering Day 2016 Video Elisabeth Achelis
Accidentally Engaged 2016 Sandy Byers
Masters of Sex 2013 TV Series Leona
American Horror Story 2013 TV Series Marion
Sharkproof 2012 Connie Krebs
Born 2007/I Dr. Sammael
Wicked Wicked Games 2006-2007 TV Series Anna Whitman
Last Sunset 2006 Lisa Wayne
Taylor 2005 Leigh
CSI: Miami 2005 TV Series Sophie Townsend
One Tree Hill 2004 TV Series Cynthia Price
She Spies 2003 TV Series Lauren Drake
Mystery Woman 2003 TV Movie Mary Stenning
Cause of Death 2001 Angela Carter
The Last Seduction II 1999 Bridget Gregory
Love Boat: The Next Wave 1998-1999 TV Series Security Chief Camille Hunter / Camille Hunter
Life of the Party: The Pamela Harriman Story 1998 TV Movie Paley
Matter of Trust 1998 Theresa Marsh
In Dark Places 1997 Chapelle
Profiler 1997 TV Series Christine Logan
Black Scorpion II: Aftershock 1996 Darcy Walker (Black Scorpion)
Profile for Murder 1996 Dr. Hanna Carras
Frequent Flyer 1996 TV Movie Alison Rawlings
Black Scorpion 1995 Darcy
Hard Evidence 1995 Madelyn Turner
Dangerous Indiscretion 1995 Caroline Everett
Payback 1995 Rose Gullerman
Criminal Passion 1994 Melanie Hudson
L.A. Law 1993 TV Series Lauren Chase
Johnny Bago 1993 TV Series Reno Hubbertston
Red Shoe Diaries 2: Double Dare 1993 Video The Woman (“Safe Sex”)
Lake Consequence 1993 TV Movie Irene
Just Deserts 1992 TV Movie Libby Sinclair
Tales from the Crypt 1992 TV Series Rona
Red Shoe Diaries 1992 TV Series The Woman
Almost Pregnant 1992 Video Maureen Mallory
Illicit Behavior 1992 Melissa Yarnell
Write to Kill 1991 Video Belle Washburn
The Runestone 1991 Marla Stewart
Good Sports 1991 TV Series Randi
Another Pair of Aces: Three of a Kind 1991 TV Movie Susan Davis
Midnight Caller 1991 TV Series Norma Cheever
Bird on a Wire 1990 Rachel Varney
The Hitchhiker 1989 TV Series Jane Ambergris / Holly
Worth Winning 1989 Lizbette
No Holds Barred 1989 Samantha
See No Evil, Hear No Evil 1989 Eve
Murphy’s Law 1989 TV Series Alex Kovac
Max Headroom 1988 TV Series Zik-Zak Hallucination Girl
Wiseguy 1988 TV Series Susan Profitt
The New Mike Hammer 1987 TV Series Pauline
Lethal Weapon 1987 Girl in Black Playsuit (uncredited)
ABC Afterschool Specials 1979 TV Series Actress exiting limo
Title Year Status Character
Matter of Trust 1998 co-producer
In Dark Places 1997 co-producer
Black Scorpion II: Aftershock 1996 co-producer
Title Year Status Character
Celebrity Wife Swap 2014 TV Series Herself
Ask Rita 2003 TV Series Herself
E! True Hollywood Story 1999 TV Series documentary Herself
Contestants Tell All… Secrets of Beauty Pageants Exposed! 1998 TV Special documentary Herself – Host
Vicki! 1993 TV Series Herself
Late Night with David Letterman 1989 TV Series Herself
Hulkamania 4 1989 Video Herself
The Pat Sajak Show 1989 TV Series Herself
Archive Footage
Title Year Status Character
Joe Bob’s Drive-In Theater 1994 TV Series Maureen Mallory


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