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Janet Julian

Janet Louise Johnson grew up in North Hollywood, California. After attending UCLA for a year, she moved to New York to become a model. She appeared in television commercials and made a guest appearance on The Mike Douglas Show (1961) modeling clothes. She got her big acting break when she auditioned and won the part of Nancy Drew, replacing Pamela... See full bio »

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 1995 Fudge (TV Series)
Jaguar Maiden
- My Grandmother the Card (1995) ... Jaguar Maiden
 1994 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
- Woman Trouble (1994) ... Melanie
 1991-1993 Murder, She Wrote (TV Series)
Ellen Harper / Bonnie Hartman
- The Phantom Killer (1993) ... Ellen Harper
- The List of Yuri Lermentov (1991) ... Bonnie Hartman
 1992-1993 Swamp Thing (TV Series)
Dr. Ann Fisk
- Changes (1992) ... Dr. Ann Fisk
- Sonata (1992) ... Dr. Ann Fisk
 1991 Heaven Is a Playground
Dalton Ellis
 1990 Taking Care of Business
Woman on Plane
 1989 Columbo (TV Series)
- Sex and the Married Detective (1989) ... Jill
 1984 Knight Rider (TV Series)
Jody Tompkins
- The Ice Bandits (1984) ... Jody Tompkins
 1984 Fear City
 1983 Simon & Simon (TV Series)
Model Tracy Penn
- Design for Killing (1983) ... Model Tracy Penn
 1982 The Fall Guy (TV Series)
Elizabeth 'Mad Dog' McClosky
- Hell on Wheels (1982) ... Elizabeth 'Mad Dog' McClosky
 1982 Today's F.B.I. (TV Series)
- Bank Job (1982)
 1981 Enos (TV Series)
- The Hostage (1981)
 1979-1981 B.J. and the Bear (TV Series)
Tommy / Tommie / Amanda Smith
- B.J. and the Seven Lady Truckers: Part 2 (1981) ... Tommy (as Janet Louise Johnson)
- Siege (1980) ... Tommy (as Janet Louise Johnson)
- Silent Night, Unholy Night (1979) ... Tommy (as Janet Louise Johnson)
- Gasohol (1979) ... Tommy (uncredited)
- Cain's Son-in-Law (1979) ... Tommy (as Janet Louise Johnson)
 1980 Here's Boomer (TV Series)
- Private Eye (1980) ... Samantha
 1979 240-Robert (TV Series)
- Earthquake (1979) ... Carol (as Janet Louise Johnson)
 1979 California Fever (TV Series)
- Centerfold (1979) ... Sharon (as Janet Louise Johnson)
 1979 The Misadventures of Sheriff Lobo (TV Series)
- The Day That Shark Ate Lobo (1979) ... Tommy (uncredited)
 1978-1979 Battlestar Galactica (TV Series)
Lt. Brie
- War of the Gods: Part 1 (1979) ... Lt. Brie (as Janet Louise Johnson)
- Lost Planet of the Gods: Part 2 (1978) ... Lt. Brie (as Janet Louise Johnson)
- Lost Planet of the Gods: Part 1 (1978) ... Lt. Brie (as Janet Louise Johnson)
 1978 Big Wednesday
Party Girl (as Janet Johnson)
 1978 The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (TV Series)
Nancy Drew
- Arson and Old Lace (1978) ... Nancy Drew (as Janet Louise Johnson)
- Mystery on the Avalanche Express (1978) ... Nancy Drew (as Janet Louise Johnson)
- Voodoo Doll, Part II (1978) ... Nancy Drew (as Janet Louise Johnson)
- Voodoo Doll: Part 1 (1978) ... Nancy Drew (as Janet Louise Johnson)
 1973 The Waltons (TV Series)
Naomi Atkins
- The Triangle (1973) ... Naomi Atkins (as Janet Johnson)
 1973 Alias Smith and Jones (TV Series)
Belle Haney
- Only Three to a Bed (1973) ... Belle Haney (as Janet Johnson)
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Alternate Names:

Janet L. Johnson | Janet Louise Johnson | Janet Johnson | Janet Lansbury


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Played Nancy Drew after Pamela Sue Martin left the show, The Hardy Boys/Nancy Drew Mysteries (1977), in 1978 and then the character was dropped, altogether. See more »

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