Janis Carter (I) (1913–1994)


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After graduating with two degrees (arts and music) from Mather College (Western Reserve) in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1935, Janis headed to New York with aspirations of embarking on a musical career in opera. Supporting herself by waitressing, singing in churches, modeling (Conover) and writing radio scripts, she won an audition with the Met. However, a ... See full bio »

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(1942)
Secret Agent of Japan Doris Poole
(1942)
Night Editor Jill Merrill
(1946)
Flying Leathernecks Joan Kirby
(1951)

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 1955 The Elgin Hour (TV Series)
Rita Forbes
- Family Meeting (1955) ... Rita Forbes
 1954 Panama Hattie (TV Movie)
 1954 Center Stage (TV Series)
 1954 The Sergeant and the Spy (TV Movie)
Gizelle
 1954 Double Profile (TV Movie)
 1953 Suspense (TV Series)
- Point Blank (1953)
 1952 The Half-Breed
Helen Dowling
 1951 Flying Leathernecks
Joan Kirby
 1951 My Forbidden Past
Corinne Lucas
 1951 Santa Fe
Judith Chandler
 1950 Lights Out (TV Series)
Betty
- Jasper (1950) ... Betty
 1950 Starlight Theatre (TV Series)
Virginia
- A Man in the Room (1950) ... Virginia
 1950 A Woman of Distinction
Teddy Evans
 1949 And Baby Makes Three
Wanda York
 1949 The Woman on Pier 13
Christine Norman
 1949 Miss Grant Takes Richmond
Peggy Donato
 1949 Addio Mimí!
Jeanette
 1949 Slightly French
Louisa Gayle
 1948 I Love Trouble
Ligia Caprillo
 1947 Framed
Paula Craig
 1946 Night Editor
Jill Merrill
 1946 The Notorious Lone Wolf
Carla Winter
 1946 One Way to Love
Josie Hart
 1946 The Fighting Guardsman
Christine Roualt
 1945 A Thousand and One Nights
Harem Girl (uncredited)
 1945 The Power of the Whistler
Jean Lang
 1944 Together Again
Miss Thorn (uncredited)
 1944 The Missing Juror
Alice Hill
 1944 One Mysterious Night
Dorothy Anderson
 1944 The Mark of the Whistler
Patricia Henley
 1944 The Girl in the Case
Myra Warner
 1944 The Ghost That Walks Alone
Enid Turner
 1943 Swing Out the Blues
Dena Marshall
 1943 Lady of Burlesque
Janine
 1942 That Other Woman
Constance Powell
 1942 Thunder Birds: Soldiers of the Air
Blonde Red Cross Nurse Trainee
 1942 Girl Trouble
Virginia
 1942 Just Off Broadway
Lillian Hubbard
 1942 I Married an Angel
Sufi
 1942 Who Is Hope Schuyler?
Vesta Hadden
 1942 Secret Agent of Japan
Doris Poole
 1941 Cadet Girl
Mary Moore
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Stage: Appeared in "Panama Hattie" on Broadway. See more »

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2 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 5½" (1.66 m)

Spouse:

Julius Stulman  (her death) | See more »
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Star Sign:

Libra

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