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Mary Jane Saunders

Mary Jane Saunders was born on October 12, 1943 in Pasadena, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Sorrowful Jones (1949), The Girl Next Door (1953) and I Spy (1965). She has been married to Jay Johnstone since November 25, 1967. They have one child. See full bio »

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Sorrowful Jones
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The Girl Next Door
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 1966 Petticoat Junction (TV Series)
Susie Davis
- Betty Jo's Bike (1966) ... Susie Davis
 1966 I Spy (TV Series)
- There Was a Little Girl (1966) ... Kathy
 1964-1966 My Three Sons (TV Series)
Charlene Wilson / Gloria
- Kid Brother Blues (1966) ... Charlene Wilson (as Mary Jayne Saunders)
- You're in My Power (1964) ... Gloria (as Mary Jayne Saunders)
 1965 Tammy (TV Series)
- A Severe Case of Matrimony (1965) ... Caroline
 1965 My Brother the Angel (TV Series)
Judy Nichols
 1965 Vacation Playhouse (TV Series)
Bullard's Daughter
- Down Home (1965) ... Bullard's Daughter
 1965 Daniel Boone (TV Series)
- The Quietists (1965) ... Amantha
 1964 Kiss Me, Stupid (uncredited)
 1964 Wendy and Me (TV Series)
Joanne Grant
- George Burns While Rome Fiddles (1964) ... Joanne Grant (as Mary Jayne Saunders)
 1963 The Donna Reed Show (TV Series)
- Day of the Hero (1963) ... Dolores
 1962 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Sally Maitland
- The Mavis Grant Story (1962) ... Sally Maitland (as Mary Jayne Saunders)
 1961-1962 Tales of Wells Fargo (TV Series)
Mary Gee Swenson / Mary Gee / Mary Gee Swanson
- Chauncey (1962) ... Mary Gee Swenson
- The Traveler (1962) ... Mary Gee Swenson
- Portrait of Teresa (1962) ... Mary Gee (as Mary Jayne Saunders)
- Reward for Gaine (1962) ... Mary Gee (as Mary Jayne Saunders)
- Moneyrun (1962) ... Mary Gee Swenson
 1961 General Electric Theater (TV Series)
Martha McQueen
- Open House (1961) ... Martha McQueen
 1960 Encounter (TV Series)
- Here Today (1960)
 1959 Beloved Infidel
Student Putting on Play (uncredited)
 1959 The Remarkable Mr. Pennypacker
Laurie Pennypacker (uncredited)
 1956 Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (TV Series)
Mary Nicholson
- The Bold Raven Rodeo (1956) ... Mary Nicholson
 1956 The Adventures of Champion (TV Series)
Mary Jane Starr
- Andrew and the Deadly Double (1956) ... Mary Jane Starr
 1955 Make Room for Daddy (TV Series)
Friend at Party
- Terry's Party (1955) ... Friend at Party
 1955 The Great Gildersleeve (TV Series)
Brenda Knickerbocker
- Gildy Goes Broke (1955) ... Brenda Knickerbocker
 1954 The Loretta Young Show (TV Series)
- Big Little Lie (1954) ... Janet
 1953 The Girl Next Door
 1951 Boston Blackie (TV Series)
 1951 The Bigelow Theatre (TV Series)
- T.K.O. (1951)
 1951 Front Page Detective (TV Series)
 1950 A Woman of Distinction
Louisa Middlecott
 1950 Father Is a Bachelor
May Chalotte
 1949 Sorrowful Jones
Martha Jane Smith
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Mary Jayne Saunders

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Husband, Jay Johnstone, played Major League Baseball for 19 seasons, winning the World Series with the New York Yankees in 1978 and the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1981. See more »

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