Judith Kahan

Judith Kahan (born May 24, 1948) is a longtime American actress and television writer. She was born in Roslyn Heights, New York. Although she has primarily appeared in film and television roles, she has also appeared onstage in a number of theatrical productions, including a co-starring role as Fredrika Armfeldt in the original Broadway production of A Little Night Music from 1973–74.

Selected filmography


  • Doc (1975–1976, TV Series) as Laurie Bogert Fenner
  • All's Fair (1976–1977, TV Series) as Ginger Livingston
  • Rush It (1977) as Catherine
  • Free Country (1978) as Anna Bresner
  • Twice Upon a Time (1983) as The Fairy Godmother (voice)
  • Valerie's Family (1986–1987, TV Series) as Annie Steck
  • Stealing Home (1988) as Laura Appleby
  • Hot Shots! (1991) as Nurse
  • Ferris Bueller (1990–1991, TV Series) as Grace
  • Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993) as Veiled Woman
  • Multiplicity (1996) as Franny
  • Analyze This (1999) as Elaine Felton
  • BuzzKill (2010) as Jill (final film role)


  • Providence
  • Moonlighting
  • The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd
  • St. Elsewhere
  • SCTV Channel
  • How to Eat Like a Child
  • Love, Natalie
  • Mary