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Jack LaLanne (1914–2011)

LaLanne was addicted to sugar as a child, causing him to commit acts of violence, including setting his parents' house on fire and attacking his brother with an axe. He was so weak his family physician recommended he be removed from school to rest and regain his strength. Around this time, he and his mother attended a lecture by Paul C. Bragg, a ... See full bio »

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 2006 The Year Without a Santa Claus (TV Movie)
 1987 The Wilton North Report (TV Series)
Health and science editor
 1980 More Wild Wild West (TV Movie)
Physical Fitness Trainer (as Jack La Lanne)
 1973 Bridget Loves Bernie (TV Series)
- With This Ring (1973) ... Gaylord
 1969 Here's Lucy (TV Series)
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- Lucy and the Bogie Affair (1969) ... Jack LaLanne
 1966 Batman: The Movie
Exercise Leader (uncredited)
 1961-1963 Mister Ed (TV Series)
Jack LaLanne / Instructor
- Doctor Ed (1963) ... Jack LaLanne
- Psychoanalyst Show (1961) ... Instructor (as Jack La Lanne)
 1960 Peter Gunn (TV Series)
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- Death Across the Board (1960) ... Jack LaLanne
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(book) "Abundant Health and Vitality After 40". Prentice-Hall, 1962. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 4 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Jack La Lanne | Jack Lalane


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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Personal Quote:

You eat every day, you sleep every day, and your body was made to exercise every day. See more »


For his 70th birthday, he pulled 70 boats across the Long Beach, California harbor with one person in each of them, swimming while shackled and handcuffed. See more »


His blue tight-fitting jumpsuit

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