Bateman was born in Rye, New York. Her younger brother is actor/director Jason Bateman. Bateman played the role of superficial Mallory Keaton on the television sitcom Family Ties from to , for which she was nominated for two Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award. View and license Justine Bateman pictures & news photos from Getty Images. Actress Justine Bateman attends the 'Celebrities To Tell THE TRUTH' Improv.