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Loni Anderson

A buxom, be-dimpled, pert-nosed knockout, Loni Anderson took an assured place on one of the television sex symbol pedestals during the late 1970s and early 1980s. A breakout hit in her Emmy-nominated role as Jennifer Marlowe on the sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati (1978), she later became a soap-styled fixture in mini-movies. All eyes were peeled on this... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Golden Globes. Another 1 win & 5 nominations. See more awards »

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WKRP in Cincinnati
WKRP in Cincinnati Jennifer Elizabeth Marlowe / Jennifer Marlowe
A Night at the Roxbury
A Night at the Roxbury Barbara Butabi


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 2016 Baby Daddy (TV Series)
Nana Lyle
- Not So Great Grandma (2016) ... Nana Lyle
 2016 My Sister Is So Gay (TV Series)
- No Walls (2016) ... Frances
- Thinning the Herd (2016) ... Frances
- Pretend I'm Not Here (2016) ... Frances
- Pillow Talk (2016) ... Frances
- The Essentials (2016)
 2010 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series)
Jay's Mom (segment "Cop 'n Kitty")
- Episode #19.5 (2010) ... Jay's Mom (segment "Cop 'n Kitty") (uncredited)
 2006 So Notorious (TV Series)
Kiki Spelling
- Soulful (2006) ... Kiki Spelling
- Charitable (2006) ... Kiki Spelling
- Jealous (2006) ... Kiki Spelling
- Accomodating (2006) ... Kiki Spelling
- Street (2006) ... Kiki Spelling
 2001 Three Sisters (TV Series)
- Mother's Day (2001) ... Janet
 1999 V.I.P. (TV Series)
Carol Irons
- Stop or Val's Mom Will Shoot (1999) ... Carol Irons
 1999 Movie Stars (TV Series)
Audrey Wyatt
- Mothers & Brothers (1999) ... Audrey Wyatt
 1998 Fast Track (TV Series)
- Good Old Days (1998)
 1998 Clueless (TV Series)
Barbara Collier
- Labor of Love (1998) ... Barbara Collier
 1997 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV Series)
- Witch Trash (1997) ... Racine
 1996 Melrose Place (TV Series)
Teri Carson
- Melrose Unglued (1996) ... Teri Carson
- True Fibs (1996) ... Teri Carson
- What Comes Up, Must Come Down (1996) ... Teri Carson
 1995 Deadly Family Secrets (TV Movie)
 1995 Women of the House (TV Series)
Loni Anderson
- Women in Film (1995) ... Loni Anderson
 1995 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Claudia Loring
- Who Killed the Highest Bidder? (1995) ... Claudia Loring
 1994 Without Warning (TV Movie)
Actress in opening movie segment (uncredited)
 1994 Gambler V: Playing for Keeps (TV Movie)
Fanny Porter
 1992 Munchie
 1992 The Price She Paid (TV Movie)
 1990 Blown Away (TV Movie)
 1990 Coins in the Fountain (TV Movie)
 1990 B.L. Stryker (TV Series)
Dawn St. Claire
- Grand Theft Hotel (1990) ... Dawn St. Claire
 1989 All Dogs Go to Heaven
Flo (voice)
 1988 Too Good to Be True (TV Movie)
Ellen Berent
 1988 A Whisper Kills (TV Movie)
Liz Bartlett
 1988 Necessity (TV Movie)
Lauren LaSalle
 1987 Blondie & Dagwood (TV Movie)
Blondie Bumstead (voice)
 1986 Stranded (TV Movie)
Stacy Tweed
 1985 Amazing Stories (TV Series)
- Guilt Trip (1985) ... Love
 1984 Partners in Crime (TV Series)
Sydney Kovak
- Double Jeopardy (1984) ... Sydney Kovak
- Getting in Shape (1984) ... Sydney Kovak
- The Strangler (1984) ... Sydney Kovak
- Fashioned for Murder (1984) ... Sydney Kovak
- The Set-Up (1984) ... Sydney Kovak
 1984 My Mother's Secret Life (TV Movie)
Ellen Blake
 1982 Country Gold (TV Movie)
Mollie Dean Purcell
 1981 Sizzle (TV Movie)
Julie Davis
 1978 Three's Company (TV Series)
Susan Walters
- Coffee, Tea, or Jack (1978) ... Susan Walters
 1978 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series)
Sheila Cantrell
- Of Guilt, Models and Murder (1978) ... Sheila Cantrell
 1978 Three on a Date (TV Movie)
Angela Ross
 1977 The Bob Newhart Show (TV Series)
Leslie Greely
- Carlin's New Suit (1977) ... Leslie Greely
 1977 The Magnificent Magical Magnet of Santa Mesa (TV Movie)
Mrs. Daroon
 1976 The McLean Stevenson Show (TV Series)
Mrs. Swenson
- Going My Way (1976) ... Mrs. Swenson
 1976 Barnaby Jones (TV Series)
Joanna Morgan / Dee Dee Danvers
- Sins of Thy Father (1976) ... Joanna Morgan
- Deadly Reunion (1976) ... Dee Dee Danvers
 1976 Vigilante Force
Peaches (uncredited)
 1976 Police Story (TV Series)
- Odyssey of Death: Part 2 (1976) ... Waitress
 1975 Police Woman (TV Series)
- Farewell, Mary Jane (1975) ... Waitress
 1975 Phyllis (TV Series)
- The First Date (1975) ... Rita
 1975 Harry O (TV Series)
- Lester Two (1975) ... Linzy
 1975 The Invisible Man (TV Series)
Andrea Hanover
- Man of Influence (1975) ... Andrea Hanover
 1975 S.W.A.T. (TV Series)
Art Teacher / Miss Texas
- Deadly Tide: Part 1 (1975) ... Art Teacher
- The Steel-Plated Security Blanket (1975) ... Miss Texas
 1966 Nevada Smith
Brunette Saloon Girl (uncredited)
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Other Works:

TV commercial: Secret antiperspirant. See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Interview | 3 Articles | 7 Pictorials | 13 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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Look up the definition of rejection in the dictionary, get really comfortable with it, and then maybe you can go into acting. See more »


When she was a teenager, her mother was very struck by an attractive actor on television and told Loni that was the kind of guy she ought to marry. The actor's name was Burt Reynolds, who she eventually did marry. See more »


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