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Betsy Palmer (1926–2015)

Actress | Soundtrack | Miscellaneous Crew

Betsy Palmer was probably best known for playing Jason Voorhees' mother in the horror film Friday the 13th, but her career as an actress began many years before.

Palmer was born Patricia Betsy Hrunek ... read full biography
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Nov 1, 1926 (died May 29, 2015) | 5' 7" (1.70m)
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22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (2016)
(TV Special) - Herself - In Memoriam (archive footage) Herself - In Memoriam (archive footage)   See fewer
Friday the 13th: No Man's Land (2010)
Mrs. Voorhees (archive footage) Mrs. Voorhees (archive footage)   See fewer
Pioneers of Television (2008)
(TV Series) - Herself (1 episode, 2008) Herself (1 episode, 2008)   See fewer
Game Shows (Jan 23, 2008) Season 1, Episode 4 - Herself (archive footage) Herself (archive footage)   See fewer
Cinemassacre's Monster Madness (2007)
(TV Series) - Mrs. Pamela Voorhees (1 episode, 2007) Mrs. Pamela Voorhees (1 episode, 2007)   See fewer
Friday the 13th (Oct 22, 2007) Season 1, Episode 22 - Mrs. Pamela Voorhees (archive footage) Mrs. Pamela Voorhees (archive footage)   See fewer
Candid Camera: 5 Decades of Smiles (2005)
(Video) - Herself (archive footage) Herself (archive footage)   See fewer
James Dean: Forever Young (2005)
Herself (archive footage) Herself (archive footage)   See fewer
The Knots Landing Block Party (1993)
(TV Special) - Virginia Bullock (archive footage) (uncredited) Virginia Bullock (archive footage) (uncredited)   See fewer
Friday the 13th: The Final Chapter (1984)
Mrs. Pamela Voorhees (archive footage) Mrs. Pamela Voorhees (archive footage)   See fewer
$2.6MM
$33MM
Friday the 13th Part III (1982)
Mrs. Pamela Voorhees (archive footage) Mrs. Pamela Voorhees (archive footage)   See fewer
$2.3MM
$37MM
Sammy LaBella: The Real Skip E. Lowe
Herself (archive footage) Herself (archive footage)   See fewer
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