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Dan Jansen was born on May 17, 1965 in West Allis, Wisconsin, USA as Daniel Erwin Jansen. He is known for his work on A Brother's Promise: The Dan Jansen Story (1996), On Thin Ice (2021) and Jeopardy! (1984). He has been married to Karen Palacios since December 29, 2000. He was previously married to Robin Wicker. See full bio »

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 1996 A Brother's Promise: The Dan Jansen Story (TV Movie) (technical advisor)
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 2021 On Thin Ice (Documentary)
 2018 Today (TV Series)
Self - Guest
- Episode dated 5 February 2018 (2018) ... Self - Guest
 2010 Gylne tider (TV Series documentary)
- Episode #4.1 (2010) ... Self
 2010 Vancouver 2010: XXI Olympic Winter Games (TV Mini-Series)
Self - Speed Skating Commentator (2010)
 2007 ESPN 25: Who's #1? (TV Series documentary)
- Gutsiest Performances (2007) ... Self
 2006 Soul of a Champion (TV Series)
 2006 17th Annual American Century Championship (TV Mini-Series)
 2005 16th Annual American Century Championship (TV Mini-Series)
 2002 XIX Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony (TV Special)
Self - Speed Skating Analyst
 1999-2002 ESPN SportsCentury (TV Series documentary)
- Bonnie Blair (2002) ... Self
- Eric Heiden (1999) ... Self
 1996 Crook & Chase (TV Series)
- James Reynolds & Dan Jansen (1996) ... Self
 1994-1996 Late Show with David Letterman (TV Series)
- Episode #3.24 (1996) ... Self
- Episode dated 1 March 1994 (1994) ... Self
 1995 Jeopardy! (TV Series)
Self - Contestant
- 1995 Celebrity Jeopardy!: Game 2 (1995) ... Self - Contestant
 1995 Sea World/Busch Gardens Party for the Planet (TV Movie)
Self - Guest
 1994 Olympiske høydepunkter, Lillehammer '94 (Video)
Self (as Daniel Jansen)
 1988 The Official 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics Video (Video documentary)
Self / American Speed Skater
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1 Biographical Movie | 1 Interview | See more »

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Has two daughters, Justine (born in 1992) & Olivia (born in 1996). See more »

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