Jack LaLanne (1914–2011)

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LaLanne was addicted to sugar as a child, causing him to commit acts of violence, including setting his parents' house on fire and attacking his brother with an axe. He was so weak his family physician recommended he be removed from school to rest and regain his strength. Around this time, he and his mother attended a lecture by Paul C. Bragg, a ... See full bio »

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Peter Gunn Jack LaLanne
The Ladies Man Jack LaLanne
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The Joy of Health & Fitness with Elaine LaLanne Famous Nutritionist - Author - Lecturer


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 2021 The Joy of Health & Fitness with Elaine LaLanne (TV Mini Series)
Famous Nutritionist - Author - Lecturer
 2006 The Year Without a Santa Claus (TV Movie)
 2002 Arli$$ (TV Series)
Jack LaLanne
- Moments to Remember (2002) ... Jack LaLanne (as Jack La Lanne)
 1999 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Jack LaLanne
- The Old Man and the 'C' Student (1999) ... Jack LaLanne (voice)
 1990 Repossessed
Jack LaLanne
 1980 More Wild Wild West (TV Movie)
Physical Fitness Trainer (as Jack La Lanne)
 1973 Bridget Loves Bernie (TV Series)
Gaylord Armstong
- With This Ring (1973) ... Gaylord Armstong
 1971 Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (TV Series)
Guest Performer
- Buddy Hackett (1971) ... Guest Performer
 1969 The Happy Ending
Self on Television (uncredited)
 1969 Here's Lucy (TV Series)
Jack LaLanne
- Lucy and the Bogie Affair (1969) ... Jack LaLanne
 1966 Batman
Exercise Leader (uncredited)
 1966 The Addams Family (TV Series)
Jack LaLane
- Fester Goes on a Diet (1966) ... Jack LaLane (as Jack La Lanne)
 1961-1963 Mister Ed (TV Series)
Jack LaLanne / Instructor
- Doctor Ed (1963) ... Jack LaLanne
- Psychoanalyst Show (1961) ... Instructor (as Jack La Lanne)
 1961 The Ladies Man
Jack LaLanne
 1960 Peter Gunn (TV Series)
Jack LaLanne
- Death Across the Board (1960) ... Jack LaLanne
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(book) "Your Health Cook Book, Eat the Lalanne Way To.promote Health, Preserve Youth, Prolong Life". Oakland, CA: Fontes Printing Co., 1954. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 4 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site

Alternate Names:

Jack La Lanne | Jack Lalane


5' 6" (1.68 m)


Elaine LaLanne  (his death)  (3 children) | See more »

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Personal Quote:

If man made it, don't eat it. See more »


Hasn't had dessert since 1929. See more »


His blue tight-fitting jumpsuit

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