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Occupation
  
Actress

Children
  
Molly Elizabeth Brolin

Role
  
Television actress

Name
  
Jan Smithers

Years active
  
1973–1987


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Full Name
  
Karin Jan Smithers

Born
  
July 3, 1949 (age 74) (
1949-07-03
)
North Hollywood, California, U.S.

Spouse
  
James Brolin (m. 1986–1995), Kipp Whitman (m. 1971–1972)

Movies and TV shows
  
Similar People
  
Loni Anderson, Howard Hesseman, James Brolin, Gary Sandy, Jane Cameron Agee

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Jan smithers


Karin Jan Smithers (born July 3, 1949) is an American television and film actress, best known for playing Bailey Quarters on the television series WKRP in Cincinnati.

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Life and career

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Smithers grew up with her parents and three sisters in Woodland Hills, California, and attended William Howard Taft Charter High School there. She first reached the public eye as a teenager when she was featured on the March 21, 1966, cover of Newsweek, seated on a motorcycle.

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Smithers's first marriage was to Kipp Whitman from 1971 to 1972. From 1986 to 1995, she was married to actor James Brolin and was stepmother to his two sons from a previous marriage; together they have one daughter, Molly.

After living in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, she now lives in Ojai, California. In June 2014, Smithers attended a reunion of WKRP cast members hosted by the Paley Center for Media.

Filmography

Actress
1987
Mr. Nice Guy as
Lise
1984
Hotel (TV Series) as
Janice Copeland / Lacey Grant
- Triangles (1986) - Janice Copeland
- Encores (1984) - Lacey Grant
1985
Comedy Factory (TV Series) as
Barrie Shepherd
- The Columnist (1985) - Barrie Shepherd
1985
Murder, She Wrote (TV Series) as
Kathy Farrell
- Sudden Death (1985) - Kathy Farrell
1985
Cover Up (TV Series) as
Karen Morris
- The Assassin (1985) - Karen Morris
1985
The New Mike Hammer (TV Series) as
Shia Walters
- Firestorm (1985) - Shia Walters
1984
Finder of Lost Loves (TV Series) as
Barbara Hensen
- Old Friends (1984) - Barbara Hensen
1982
The Love Boat (TV Series) as
Sabrina Drake / Carol Cooperman / Aurora Adams
- By Hook or by Crook/Revenge with the Proper Stranger/Don't Get Mad, Get Even (1984) - Carol Cooperman
- Long Time No See/The Bear Essence/Kisses and Makeup (1983) - Aurora Adams
- The Spoonmaker Diamond/Papa Doc/The Role Model/Julie's Tycoon: Part 2 (1982) - Sabrina Drake
- The Spoonmaker Diamond/Papa Doc/The Role Model/Julie's Tycoon: Part 1 (1982) - Sabrina Drake
1984
Legmen (TV Series) as
Sarah Turner
- Take the Credit and Run (1984) - Sarah Turner
1983
The Fall Guy (TV Series) as
Cynthia Caldwell
- Spaced Out (1983) - Cynthia Caldwell
1978
WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) as
Bailey Quarters
- The Impossible Dream (1982) - Bailey Quarters
- To Err Is Human (1982) - Bailey Quarters
- Up and Down the Dial (1982) - Bailey Quarters
- The Creation of Venus (1982) - Bailey Quarters
- Dear Liar (1982) - Bailey Quarters
- Fire (1982) - Bailey Quarters
- Circumstantial Evidence (1982) - Bailey Quarters
- I'll Take Romance (1982) - Bailey Quarters
- Changes (1982) - Bailey Quarters
- Pills (1982) - Bailey Quarters
- Jennifer and Johnny's Charity (1982) - Bailey Quarters
- You Can't Go Out of Town Again (1982) - Bailey Quarters
- The Consultant (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Love, Exciting and New (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Jennifer and the Will (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Three Days of the Condo (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Who's on First? (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Straight from the Heart (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Rumors (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- The Union (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- An Explosive Affair: Part 2 (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- An Explosive Affair: Part 1 (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Clean Up Radio Everywhere (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Til Debt Do Us Part (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Nothing to Fear But- (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- A Simple Little Wedding (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Out to Lunch (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Secrets of Dayton Heights (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- I Am Woman (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Ask Jennifer (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Dr. Fever and Mr. Tide: Part 2 (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Dr. Fever and Mr. Tide: Part 1 (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Venus and the Man (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Frog Story (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Daydreams (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- The Painting (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Baby, It's Cold Inside (1981) - Bailey Quarters
- Bah, Humbug (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- A Mile in My Shoes (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- Hotel Oceanview (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- The Baby (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- Real Families (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- Jennifer Moves (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- The Airplane Show (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- Most Improved Station (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- Venus Rising (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- Filthy Pictures: Part 2 (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- Filthy Pictures: Part 1 (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- The Doctor's Daughter (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- In Concert (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- Les' Groupie (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- The Americanization of Ivan (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- Put Up or Shut Up (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- Herb's Dad (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- A Family Affair (1980) - Bailey Quarters
- God Talks to Johnny (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Sparky (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Jennifer's Home for Christmas (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Bailey's Big Break (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Baby, If You've Ever Wondered (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- The Patter of Little Feet (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Mike Fright (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Carlson for President (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Jennifer Falls in Love (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Baseball (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- For Love or Money: Part 2 (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- For Love or Money: Part 1 (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Preacher (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Fish Story (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Young Master Carlson (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- I Do, I Do- for Now (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Who Is Gordon Sims? (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Commercial Break (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- I Want to Keep My Baby (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Never Leave Me, Lucille (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Johnny Comes Back (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Goodbye Johnny (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- The Contest Nobody Could Win (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- A Date with Jennifer (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Mama's Review (1979) - Bailey Quarters
- Love Returns (1978) - Bailey Quarters
- Turkeys Away (1978) - Bailey Quarters
- Bailey's Show (1978) - Bailey Quarters
- Hoodlum Rock (1978) - Bailey Quarters
- Pilot: Part 2 (1978) - Bailey Quarters
- Pilot: Part 1 (1978) - Bailey Quarters
1980
The Love Tapes (TV Movie) as
Carol Clark
1978
Our Winning Season as
Cathy Wakefield
1976
Starsky and Hutch (TV Series) as
Sharman Crane
- Running (1976) - Sharman Crane
1974
When the North Wind Blows
1974
Where the Lilies Bloom as
Devola
1973
Love Story (TV Series) as
Barbara
- Beginner's Luck (1973) - Barbara
Soundtrack
1979
WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes)
- The Consultant (1981) - (performer: "N-E-S-T-L-E-S" - uncredited)
- The Union (1981) - (performer: "Union Label" - uncredited)
- Jennifer's Home for Christmas (1979) - (performer: "Good King Wenceslas" - uncredited)
- Commercial Break (1979) - ("Ferryman's Funerals", uncredited) / (performer: "Amazing Grace" - uncredited)
1973
The Midnight Special (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Host: Doc Severinsen; guests: Henry Mancini; Dobie Gray; Carol Burnett; Vicki Lawrence; Hoyt Axton (1973) - (performer: "Indian Warrior")
Self
2016
Entertainment Weekly Presents: '80s TV Stars - Where Are They Now? (TV Movie documentary) as
Self
2015
Earl Hamner Storyteller (Documentary) as
Self
1984
The 19th Academy of Country Music Awards (TV Special) as
Self
1980
All-Star Family Feud Special (TV Series) as
Self - Celebrity Contestant
- Special #8: Dallas vs. Benson; WKRP vs. Angie (1980) - Self - Celebrity Contestant
1979
Battle of the Network Stars VII (TV Special) as
Self - CBS Team
1979
The Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) as
Self - Actress
- Episode #19.41 (1979) - Self - Actress
1974
The Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) as
Self - wife of James Brolin
- Married Couples (1974) - Self - wife of James Brolin
1974
The Bob Braun Show (TV Series) as
Self - Actress
- Episode dated 11 February 1974 (1974) - Self - Actress
1973
The Midnight Special (TV Series) as
Self
- Host: Doc Severinsen; guests: Henry Mancini; Dobie Gray; Carol Burnett; Vicki Lawrence; Hoyt Axton (1973) - Self (as Hot Cup of Friends)
Archive Footage
1991
The New WKRP in Cincinnati (TV Series) as
Bailey Quarters
- How Did We Get Here? (1991) - Bailey Quarters

References

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