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Janina Anderson is from Wales in the UK. She caught the acting bug at the tender age of 9 and spent a happy childhood performing. Inspirational teachers quickly noticed her talent and throughout her younger years she enjoyed playing in wonderful productions including 'Annie', 'Gypsy', 'Oklahoma', 'Romeo & Juliet', 'Damn Yankees', 'Under Milk Wood ... See full bio »

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 2016 The Fitzroy (post-production)
 2016 The Middle Man (pre-production)
Emma (rumored)
  Take the Lead (TV Movie) (completed)
 2015 My Lonely Me
 2013 Trollied (TV Series)
- Episode #3.12 (2013) ... Customer
- Episode #3.2 (2013) ... Customer (uncredited)
 2011 Curb Your Enthusiasm (TV Series)
- The Safe House (2011) ... Stella (as Janina Anderson)
 2011 Detention
Ms. Macintire (as Janina Anderson)
 2009 Portal (Video)
 2009 3 Days Blind
 2008 Torchwood (TV Series)
- Reset (2008) ... Marie
 2007/I Float
Fighting Prisoner
 2007 BladeStorm: Hundred Years War (Video Game)
 2006 Big Top
 2006 Halloween Night (Video)
Mrs. Vale (as Janina Anderson)
 2006 Sam Has 7 Friends (TV Series)
Leena (as Janina Anderson)
 2006 Prison Break: Proof of Innocence (TV Mini-Series)
- Consequences (2006) ... Nurse (uncredited)
 2005 Untold Stories of the ER (TV Series documentary)
Aunt Theressa / Queen Yolanda
- Hysterical Blindness (2005) ... Aunt Theressa
- Gypsy King (2005) ... Queen Yolanda
 2003 Doctors (TV Series)
Fran Morris
- Keepsake (2003) ... Fran Morris
 2003 The Bill (TV Series)
Sandie Booth
- 107 (2003) ... Sandie Booth
- 106 (2003) ... Sandie Booth
 2003 Scare Tactics (TV Series)
- Desperate Housewife ... Wife
 2003 Is Harry on the Boat? (TV Series)
Kimberly Jones
- Stitch the Bitch (2003) ... Kimberly Jones
- The Mummy Too (2003) ... Kimberly Jones
- Bad Karma (2003) ... Kimberly Jones
- Sell the Fun (2003) ... Kimberly Jones
- School's Out for Summer (2003) ... Kimberly Jones
 2002 London's Burning (TV Series)
Lisa Hill / Lisa
- Episode #14.8 (2002) ... Lisa Hill
- Episode #14.7 (2002) ... Lisa Hill
- Episode #14.6 (2002) ... Lisa
- Episode #14.5 (2002) ... Lisa Hill
- Episode #14.4 (2002) ... Lisa Hill
 2000 Nuts and Bolts (TV Series)
Tess Conti
 1997 Tiger Bay (TV Series)
- Episode #1.6 (1997) ... Jodie
- Episode #1.3 (1997) ... Jodie
- Episode #1.2 (1997) ... Jodie
- Episode #1.1 (1997) ... Jodie
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Film "The Good Drug Dealer" 60'. Director: Peter Watkins-Hughes. The film looks at the impact of the drug mephedrone across Wales and the devastating effect addiction can have on families. The short will be used to educate teenagers in South Wales Schools. The director worked with Blaenau Gwent councillors, who set up a group ... See more »

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It's really not in my nature to relax. If I'm at home then I make up things to do because I can't bear the thought of wasting time by sitting still. I've got to be on the move. I was just born restless, I guess.


1 July 2014: The cast (including Jan Anderson) and crew of "The good drug dealer" directed by Peter Watkins-Hughes received the Working in Partnership accolade (Award) from the Gwent Police Awards, at the Christchurch Centre in Newport, Wales.

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