Joan Severance Undressed
Joan Severance, born December 23, 1958, in Houston, Texas|Houston, Texas, is an American actress and former fashion model.
Joan's family moved often while she was growing up. The family had to leave Libya during the Six Day War in 1967. They moved back to Houston, Texas, where Joan, at the age of 15, started modelling to make money for university. Joan attended Westbury High School while she modelled. Her aspiration was to become a veterinarian although she didn't make enough for tuition. She was then hired on at the Elite modeling agency which allowed her to travel again. It was in Paris, France|Paris where she would marry Eric Milan in 1977. They later divorced in 1984. It was in the late 1980s that Joan used her modeling success to start an acting career. She usually takes the femme fatale roles in lower budget horror and murder mystery movies. She memorably featured alongside Richard Pryor and Gene Wilder in the 1989 comedy See No Evil, Hear No Evil and had leading roles in Black Scorpion (1995) and The Last Seduction 2 (1999).
Joan was on the cover of the January 1990 issue of ''Playboy'' magazine with a nude pictorial in the issue as well.