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Jan Moriarty (1939–1964)

Jan Moriarty was born on May 5, 1939 in Illinois, USA as Joanne E. Moriarty. She was an actress, known for A New Kind of Love (1963), Checkmate (1960) and My Favorite Martian (1963). She was married to Michael Parks. She died on March 2, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Checkmate The Stewardess
My Favorite Martian Peggy Collins


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 1964 Bedtime Story
Kathy (uncredited)
 1961-1964 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Kit Colby / Bride
- The Child Between (1964) ... Kit Colby
- Immunity (1961) ... Bride
 1963 My Favorite Martian (TV Series)
Peggy Collins
- That Little Old Matchmaker, Martin (1963) ... Peggy Collins (as Jan Moriarity)
 1963 A New Kind of Love
 1963 My Three Sons (TV Series)
- The Dream Book (1963) ... Polly
 1962 Alcoa Premiere (TV Series)
- Whatever Happened to Miss Illinois? (1962) ... Donna (as Joanne Moriarty)
 1961 Checkmate (TV Series)
The Stewardess
- To the Best of My Recollection (1961) ... The Stewardess (as Joanne Moriarity)
 1961 The Tab Hunter Show (TV Series)
- Weekend on Ice (1961) ... Blonde (as Joanne Moriarty)

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Alternate Names:

Jan Moriarity | Joanne Moriarity | Joanne Moriarty

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She died at home from a sleeping pill overdose less than two months into her marriage with Michael Parks, who found her early one morning when he returned from a late night meeting with a director.

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