Jan Smithers
American actor
Jan Smithers
Karin Jan Smithers is an American television and film actress best known for playing Bailey Quarters on the television series WKRP in Cincinnati.
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Sandra Piller, chart-topping country artist, will appear April 19-21 at The Hollywood Show 2013 in Los Angeles
California News Wire - almost 4 years
LOS ANGELES, Calif. /California Newswire/ — Featuring in-person appearances of more than five dozen celebrities from classic motion pictures and television, The Hollywood Show has emerged as one of the world's most celebrated autograph and photo-opportunities for fans, and the upcoming 2013 event will feature country singer, and Shady Hill Records recording artist, Sandra Piller on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, April 19-21. The chart-topping Shady Hill Records recording artist will be appearing at a vendor table with her mother, actress Sandra Giles, whose credits include roles in "Columbo," "Quincy, M.E.," "Land of the Giants," and many more. "We always have a great time at The Hollywood Show," Piller says, "and I'm especially happy to meet fans of my music as well as fans of my late husband, Michael Piller." As the writer and producer of several hundred episodes in the Star Trek film and television franchise, Michael Piller is fondly remembered by fans across the world. "Not on ...
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Google News - over 5 years
I'd offer up the old Jan Smithers/Loni Anderson/WKRP analogy here, but every time I do that, I get about 10 pro-Smithers comments to every one pro-Loni comment. Which I get on some level — I'ma Bailey man myself — but it has made plain Jane/bombshell
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OFFBEAT: New 'OVO' insect-themed Cirque du Soleil show seems small in many ways - nwitimes.com
Google News - over 5 years
Actress Jan Smithers ("WKRP In Cincinnati") is 62. Talk show host Montel Williams is 55. Star witness-turned-centerfold Faye Resnick (friend of Nicole Brown Simpson) is 54. Country singer Aaron Tippin is 53. Synthesizer player Vince Clarke of Erasure
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Today's Open Thread: #25 'WKRP In Cincinnati' - Big Hollywood
Google News - over 5 years
I met Jan Smithers briefly in 2003. She was incredibly gracious and sweet–truly one of the nicest people I have ever met. And even though she was well into her fifties by then, she was still heart-rendingly beautiful. If they still make 'em like that,
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Becoming Typecast - betting.betfair.com (blog)
Google News - almost 6 years
And Bailey Quarters (Jan Smithers) is a shy, young reporter who often serves as another "straight" figure like Andy to contrast with the others' outrageousness. Those who know the show can probably remember certain episodes, eg, the one in which Johnny
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When Hollywood came to Watauga - Boone Mountain Times
Google News - almost 6 years
Earl Hamner Jr., famous for “The Waltons,” wrote the screenplay, and the movie starred Julie Gholson, Harry Dean Stanton and Jan Smithers. Several Watauga Countians either had parts in the movie or worked on the production, including Bob Cole,
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TV VIEW; LOOKING FOR LAUGHS - AN UNREQUITED SUMMER PASTIME
NYTimes - over 31 years
Perhaps it is nothing more than the summer doldrums, but it seems more and more difficult to figure out what will get a laugh these days. Younger audiences are reported to be howling at the more ridiculous exaggerations of the Sylvester Stallone movie ''Rambo,'' a development that puts a crimp in learned dissertations about the ''new patriotism.''
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Jan Smithers
    THIRTIES
  • 1986
    Age 36
    From 1986 to 1995, she was married to actor James Brolin.
    More Details Hide Details They had one daughter together. Although she had been living in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, and had retired from show business, she now lives in Ojai, California.
  • TWENTIES
  • 1971
    Age 21
    She was married to Kipp Whitman from 1 December 1971 to 1972, when they divorced.
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  • TEENAGE
  • 1966
    Age 16
    Smithers grew up in Woodland Hills, California. She attended William Howard Taft High School in Woodland Hills. She first reached the public eye as a teenager, when she was featured on the March 21, 1966, cover of Newsweek, seated on a motorcycle.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1949
    Born
    Born on July 3, 1949.
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