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Deborah "Debbie" Pollack is an American actress.


Pollack has danced with the likes of Rob Marshall and Shamu, performed Off Broadway in a NY theatre, and was kicked out of Carnegie Mellon University's theatre club for "working too much". Pollack took a break from acting to raise her two children as a single mon. She later graduated UCLA and raised money to fight cancer and got licenses to sell multi-million dollar investment portfolios.

On Criminal Minds[]

Pollack portrayed Mrs. Foster, the mother of schizophrenic spree killer Ben Foster, in the Season Six episode "With Friends Like These...".


  • Casual (2016) as Dr. Moravia
  • Don't Tell Mom and Dad (2015) as Mom (short)
  • Getting On (2014) as Gloria (uncredited)
  • Desperate Housewives (2012) as Mother
  • American Horror Story (2011) as Nurse
  • Criminal Minds - "With Friends Like These..." (2011) TV episode - Mrs. Foster
  • Pathology (2008) as Mrs. Williamson
  • ER (2007) as Margo
  • Based on an Untrue Story (1993) as Duty Nurse (credited as Deborah Pollack)
  • Jake and the Fatman (1988-1992) as Doctor (2 episodes, credited as Deborah Pollack)
  • Newhart (1989) as Karen (credited as Deborah Pollack)
  • Santa Barbara (1988) as Sister Agatha (24 episodes, credited as Deborah Pollack)
  • Hooperman (1988) as Magda (credited as Deborah Pollack)
  • St. Elsewhere (1987) as Rita (credited as Deborah Pollack)
  • Sixteen Candles (1984) as Lumberjack (credited as Deborah Pollack)

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For an up-to-date filmography, see here.