Jane (I) Adams

as First Pretty Nurse in the movie Angels in Disguise

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Real name is Betty Jean Bierce
Was born at 7 August 1918 in San Antonio, Texas, USA . Died at 21 May 2014, Bellingham, Washington, USA

Jane turned down a full scholarship to study violin at Juilliard, optingto spend four years studying acting at the Pasadena Playhouse. She gother start acting in radio, working on Lux Radio Theatre and theWhistler. Her first brief marriage to a Navy pilot ended when he waskilled in action during World War II. Shortly after marrying TomTurnage, she retired from acting, returning briefly to television rolesin the early 50s when her husband was sent to Korea.


There is some small facts about Jane (I) Adams:
  • Once signed with the Harry Conover Modeling Agency before being discovered for pictures.
  • Universal supposedly nicknamed her "Poni" because of her horseback riding abilities, but the truth was she was given that name while working as a model for Conover just because it was different.
  • Best remembered as the sympathetic hunchbacked nurse, Nina, in House of Dracula (1945) .
  • Husband Thomas Turnage was a decorated Major General with the Army who earned the Distinguished Service Medal and Bronze Star. He later served as the last administrator for the Veterans Administration before the VA became a cabinet department during 'Ronald Reagan (I)' 's presidential term.
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There is the list of movies, where Jane (I) Adams was taked part:
1 Angels in Disguise movie Angels in Disguise 1949 as First Pretty Nurse
2 Lawless Breed movie Lawless Breed 1946 as Marjorie 'Maggie' Bradley
3 Lost City of the Jungle movie Lost City of the Jungle 1946 as Marjorie Elmore
4 So You Want to Give Up Smoking movie So You Want to Give Up Smoking 1942 as Smoker
5 Street Bandits movie Street Bandits 1951 as Jane Phillips, Secretary
6 Tarzans Magic Fountain movie Tarzans Magic Fountain 1949 as Native Girl in Mountain Village
7 The Girl from San Lorenzo movie The Girl from San Lorenzo 1950 as Nora Malloy
8 Adventures of Superman movie Adventures of Superman 1952 as Babette DuLoque
9 Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok movie Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok 1951 as Peggy
10 The Adventures of Kit Carson movie The Adventures of Kit Carson 1951 as Meg Owens
11 Batman and Robin movie Batman and Robin 1949 as Vicki Vale
12 Blazing Guns movie Blazing Guns 1949 as Jo Fremont
13 Code of the Lawless movie Code of the Lawless 1945 as Julie Randall
14 Gun Law Justice movie Gun Law Justice 1949 as Jane Darnton
15 Gunmans Code movie Gunmans Code 1946 as Laura Burton
16 He Walked by Night movie He Walked by Night 1948 as Nurse Scanion
17 House of Dracula movie House of Dracula 1945 as Nina
18 Lady on a Train movie Lady on a Train 1945 as Circus Club Photographer
19 Law of the Panhandle movie Law of the Panhandle 1950 as Margie Kendal
20 Master Minds movie Master Minds 1949 as Nancy Marlowe
21 Night in Paradise movie Night in Paradise 1946 as Lotus
22 Outlaw Gold movie Outlaw Gold 1950 as Kathy Martin
23 Rustlers Round-up movie Rustlers Round-up 1946 as Josephine Fremont
24 Salome Where She Danced movie Salome Where She Danced 1945 as Salome Girl
25 Secret of Outlaw Flats movie Secret of Outlaw Flats 1953 as Peggy
26 Smooth as Silk movie Smooth as Silk 1946 as Susan Marlowe
27 The Brute Man movie The Brute Man 1946 as Helen Paige
28 The Runaround movie The Runaround 1946 as Miss Webster
29 This Love of Ours movie This Love of Ours 1945 as Chorus Girl
30 Trail to Vengeance movie Trail to Vengeance 1945 as Dorothy Jackson
31 Western Renegades movie Western Renegades 1949 as Judy Gordon
32 Cinemassacres Monster Madness movie Cinemassacres Monster Madness 2007 as Nina
33 Dangerous Assignment movie Dangerous Assignment 1952 as Maria Delgada
34 The Cisco Kid movie The Cisco Kid 1950 as Miss Harley
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