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Joan Severance

Joan Severance, at age 18 and at the urging of John Casablancas of ELITE models, went to Paris, France to begin a modeling career. Her success was immediate and she graced the covers of magazines, walked the cat walks for all the top designers and landed campaigns for CHANEL, VERSACE and ARMANI to name a few. 

At the same time, Ms. Severance studied with Chef Roger Verge from the Moulin Du Mougin in the South of France. She was the Chef/Owner of a restaurant in upstate NY of which she also designed and renovated, part owner of the GOOD FOOD catering company.

Ms. Severance headed to Hollywood in 1986 and landed her first role on a major TV series for CBS called WISEGUY, starring Ken Wahl and Kevin Spacey. 

Her film career took off with roles in SEE NO EVIL HEAR NO EVIL with Gene Wilder and Richard Prior, and BIRD ON A WIRE with Mel Gibson and Goldie Hawn. She has appeared in over 20 hit TV shows, including: LA LAW, CSI:MIAMI, AMERICAN HORROR STORY and Showtime's "MASTERS OF SEX". 

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