Paula Shaw appears as Ruth Wood, Janet's mother in a guest appearance on Three's Company.
|Born:||17 July 1941|
|Birthplace:||The Bronx, New York City|
|Years active:||1969 to present|
|Appeared on:||Three's Company in the episode "Janet's Secret" in Season 5|
|Character played:||Ruth Wood|
Paula Shaw (born 17 July 1941) appears as Ruth Wood, Janet's mother, in the Three's Company episode titled "Janet's Secret" in Season 5. A life member of Actors Studio, Paula has portrayed characters in numerous films and on television (including a role as prostitute on the ABC-TV sitcom series Barney Miller, Season 3, Episodes 2 & 3, "Quarantine", and Season 4, Episode 3, "Bugs"). She is perhaps best known for portraying the Mrs. Pamela Voorhees in Freddy vs. Jason. She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
|1969||Freiheit für die Liebe|
|To Hex with Sex||Lucibel|
|1974||The Centerfold Girls||Mrs. Walker|
|1977||In the Glitter Palace||Ruth|
|Herowork||Woman in Convertible|
|1982||The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas||Wulla Jean|
|Say Yes||Society Reporter|
|1989||Communion||Woman from Apartment|
|1995||The X-Files in episode titled "The Walk"||Ward Nurse|
|1998||Merchants of Venus||Dolores|
|2000||Reindeer Games||Aunt Lisbeth|
|2003||Night Creep||Dr. Wayborn|
|Freddy vs Jason||Pamela Voorhees|
|2005||Chupacabra Terror||Mrs. Hartman|
|2011||Mr. Young||Mrs. Byrne|
- ↑ Garfield, David (1980). "Appendix: Life Members of The Actors Studio as of January 1980". A Player's Place: The Story of The Actors Studio. New York: MacMillan Publishing Co., Inc.. p. 280. ISBN 0-02-542650-8.