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Jerry Lanning

Jerry Lanning was born on May 17, 1943 in Miami, Florida, USA as Jerry Sherwood Lanning. He is an actor, known for Guiding Light (1952), Another World (1964) and Search for Tomorrow (1951). He was previously married to Sherry Mathis. See full bio »

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Known For

Guiding Light
Guiding Light Cain Harris (1986)
Another World
Another World Anthony Walker (1999) / Dr. Russell 'Russ' Matthews #5 (1989)
Search for Tomorrow
Search for Tomorrow Nick D'Antoni (1978-1979)
Texas Justin Marshall


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 2001 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
- Smothered (2001) ... Holden
 2000 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
William Langdon
- Bad Blood (2000) ... William Langdon
 1994 The Cosby Mysteries (TV Series)
William Langdon
- Self Defense (1994) ... William Langdon
 1980-1981 Texas (TV Series)
Justin Marshall
- Episode #1.283 (1981) ... Justin Marshall
- Episode #1.282 (1981) ... Justin Marshall
- Episode #1.281 (1981) ... Justin Marshall
- Episode #1.280 (1981) ... Justin Marshall
- Episode #1.279 (1981) ... Justin Marshall
 1970 Southern Fried (TV Movie)
Alvin Leeds
 1967 Damn Yankees! (TV Movie)
Joe Hardy
 1966 Horatio Alger Jones (TV Movie)
 1966 The Garry Moore Show (TV Series)
- High Button Shoes (1966) ... Oggie
 1964 Vacation Playhouse (TV Series)
Clint Hightower
- I and Claudie (1964) ... Clint Hightower
 1964 Another World (TV Series)
Dr. Russell 'Russ' Matthews #5 (1989) / Anthony Walker (1999)
 1962 The Donna Reed Show (TV Series)
Clay Shannon / Jerry Summers
- Big Star (1962) ... Clay Shannon
 1962 The Dick Van Dyke Show (TV Series)
Randy Twizzle
- The Twizzle (1962) ... Randy Twizzle
 1952 Guiding Light (TV Series)
Cain Harris (1986)
 1951 Search for Tomorrow (TV Series)
Nick D'Antoni (1978-1979)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

He starred in the Broadway hit "1776" as Rev. John Witherspoon from 1997 to 1998. In addition, he was in the original cast of "Maine", and has also appeared in "My Fair Lady", "Where's Charley?", and "Anna Karenina". He's been nominated for two Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical -- in 1975 for "Where's... See more »

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Has had a Broadway career spanning more than 30 years performing in 8 productions from the original production of "Mame" (Patrick Dennis, age 19-29) in 1966 continuing through the revival of "1776" (Rev. John Witherspoon) in 1997. See more »

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