Joan Jett

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Joan Jett rose to fame in the 1970s all-girl rock band The Runaways. Her cover of "I Love Rock and Roll" was a number one hit in 1982; "Crimson and Clover" was another hit for her. Jett has appeared as Columbia in the Broadway production of "The Rocky Horror Show". See full bio »

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Light of Day Patti Rasnick
Tank Girl Soundtrack
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Hide Hide Show Show Actress (38 credits)
  7th Secret (post-production)
Writer (Love is Pain)
 2020 Joan Jett: Jeepster (Video short)
Joan Jett
 2020 Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts (TV Series)
- Cactus Town (2020) ... Camille (voice)
 2019 Undateable John
 2018 Honor Amongst Men
 2018 Steven Universe (TV Series)
Sunshine Justice
- The Big Show (2018) ... Sunshine Justice (voice)
 2018 Mozart in the Jungle (TV Series)
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- I Want You to Think of Me (2018) ... Joan Jett
 2018 Hooked (TV Movie)
Detective Cat
 2017 Blondie: Doom or Destiny (Video short)
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 2016 The Muppets. (TV Series)
Joan Jett
- A Tail of Two Piggies (2016) ... Joan Jett
 2015 Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll (TV Series)
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- Lust for Life (2015) ... Joan Jett
 2014 Big Driver (TV Movie)
Betsy Neal
 2010 Multiple Sarcasms
Lead Singer
 2009 Endless Bummer
 2009 Lock and Roll Forever
Charlotte Superstar
 2008 Repo! The Genetic Opera
Guitar Player (uncredited)
 2008 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Sylvia Rhodes
- Reunion (2008) ... Sylvia Rhodes
 2004 Godly Boyish (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 2003 The Sweet Life
 2001 By Hook or by Crook
News Interviewee
 2000 Walker, Texas Ranger (TV Series)
Dierdre Harris
- Wedding Bells: Part 1 (2000) ... Dierdre Harris
 1998 Boogie Boy
 1994 Joan Jett & the Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'n' Roll (Wayne's World) (Video short)
Joan Jett (uncredited)
 1994 Talking About the Weather (Short)
 1992 Highlander (TV Series)
Felicia Martins
- Free Fall (1992) ... Felicia Martins
 1991 Joan Jett: Backlash (Video short)
Joan Jett
 1990 Joan Jett & The Blackhearts: Love Hurts (Video short)
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 1990 Joan Jett & The Blackhearts: Dirty Deeds (Video short)
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 1989 Joan Jett & the Blackhearts: Little Liar (Video short)
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 1987 Light of Day
Patti Rasnick
 1983 Joan Jett & the Blackhearts: The French Song (Video short)
Joan Jett
 1983 Joan Jett & the Blackhearts: Everyday People (Video short)
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 1983 Joan Jett & the Blackhearts: Fake Friends (Video short)
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 1982 Joan Jett & the Blackhearts: I Love Rock 'n' Roll (Video short)
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 1982 Joan Jett & the Blackhearts: Crimson and Clover (Video short)
Joan Jett
 1976 The Runaways: Cherry Bomb (Video short)
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Show Show Composer (7 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (130 credits)
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Show Show Self (107 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (16 credits)

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Other Works:

Album (France): "Do You Wanna Touch Me" France (Scorpio/Blackheart 191 205.2)/ See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 57 Interviews | 88 Articles | 11 Pictorials | 115 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Joan Jett & The Blackhearts | Joan Jett & the Blackhearts | Joan Jett and the Blackhearts | The Runaways


5' 5" (1.65 m)

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[on her refusal to appear in Edgeplay (2004), a film about The Runaways] To me, The Runaways is my baby, so you have to understand my perspective. If there's gonna be a Runaways movie, it should be about what we accomplished, the tours we did, the bands we played with, the people we inspired. I'm not gonna participate in a Jerry Springer fest, bottom line. With any band, you're gonna have ... See more »


Has held season tickets to New York Liberty games since the inception of the WNBA. See more »


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