|Born||in Dallas, Texas, USA|
|Died||in Paradise Valley, Arizona, USA|
|Birth Name||Dorothy Penelope Jones|
Mini Bio (1)
Dorothy Janis' short film career began when she was visiting a cousin, who was working on a film at Fox in 1927. Her beauty was noticed at once and she was asked to test for a role. She made only five films, four silents and one talkie (Lummox). She is best known for her performance opposite Ramon Navarro in The Pagan. She retired at the age of twenty and married bandleader Wayne King in 1932.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Arne Andersen
|Wayne King||(21 March 1932 - 16 July 1985) ( his death) ( 2 children)|