Jane Adams

Jane Adams
1918 - 2014

Jane Adams  American Actress


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Jane Adams was previously married to Thomas Turnage (1945 - 2000) and John Custer Harold Smith (1940 - 1943).


American Actress Jane Adams was born Betty Jean Bierce on 7th August, 1918 in San Antonio, Texas, USA and passed away on 21st May 2014 Rancho Mirage,California, USA aged 95. She is most remembered for Law of the Panhandle. Her zodiac sign is Leo.

Jane Adams was in 3 on-screen matchups, including David Hyde Pierce in Frasier (1993), John C. Reilly in The Anniversary Party (2001) and Thomas Jane in Hung (2009).

Jane Adams is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and Actors from Texas.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 55 years, 11 months 30 years, 4 months 4 years, 8 months
Total2 55 years, 11 months 30 years, 4 months 4 years, 8 months


First Name Betty
Middle Name Jean
Last Name Adams
Maiden Name Bierce
Full Name at Birth Betty Jean Bierce
Alternative Name Jane "Poni" Adams, Betty Jane Bierce, Jane Adams, Poni, Poni Adams, Betty J. Turnage, Betty Jane Turnage
Age 95 (age at death) years
Birthday 7th August, 1918
Birthplace San Antonio, Texas, USA
Died 21st May, 2014
Place of Death Rancho Mirage,California, USA
Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Light
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University The Juilliard School
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Law of the Panhandle
Year(s) Active 1942–1953
Father Mason M
Mother Ethyl E. Bierce

Betty Jane Bierce, better known by her stage name Jane "Poni" Adams (August 7, 1918 – May 21, 2014), was an American actress in radio, film, and television in the 1940s and 1950s.

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Jane Adams95 LeoActress
Thomas Turnage77 CancerMilitary
John Custer Harold Smith26 Pisces


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Andrea GeneFemale5th September, 195566 years oldThomas Turnage
Robert MMale30th November, 195664 years oldThomas Turnage


Adventures of Superman1952Babette DuLoqueTV Show
Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok1951PeggyTV Show
The Adventures of Kit Carson1951Marguerita Bolton, Meg OwensTV Show
Street Bandits1951Jane Phillips, SecretaryMovie
The Cisco Kid1950Miss HarleyTV Show
The Girl from San Lorenzo1950Nora MalloyMovie
Dangerous Assignment1950Maria DelgadaTV Show
Law of the Panhandle1950Margie KendalMovie
Outlaw Gold1950Kathy MartinMovie
Batman and Robin1949Vicki ValeMovie
Tarzan's Magic Fountain1949Native Girl in Mountain Village (uncredited)Movie
Angels in Disguise1949First Pretty Nurse (uncredited)Movie
Master Minds1949Nancy MarloweMovie
Western Renegades1949Judy GordonMovie
Gun Law Justice1949Jane DarntonMovie
He Walked by Night1948Nurse Scanion (uncredited)Movie
Lost City of the Jungle1946Marjorie ElmoreMovie
The Brute Man1946Helen PaigeMovie
Night in Paradise1946Lotus (uncredited)Movie
Gunman's Code1946Laura BurtonMovie
The Runaround1946Miss Webster (uncredited)Movie
Rustlers Round-Up1946Josephine 'Jo' FremontMovie
Smooth as Silk1946Susan MarloweMovie
Lawless Breed1946Marjorie BradleyMovie
House of Dracula1945NinaMovie
Lady on a Train1945Circus Club Photographer (uncredited)Movie
Salome Where She Danced1945Salome Girl (as Poni Adams)Movie
This Love of Ours1945Chorus Girl (uncredited)Movie
Trail to Vengeance1945Dorothy Jackson (as Poni Adams)Movie
Code of the Lawless1945Julie Randall (as Poni Adams)Movie
So You Want to Give Up Smoking1942Smoker (uncredited)Short Film
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Posted commentsView all comments (7)

halfgoofyhalfgoofyNov 9, 2018

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brokenbodypartsbrokenbodypartsJul 1, 2009

I think people are getting confused with who she is. I even got confused myself. I was trying to update and add her to the TV series Hung instead I got this women.

PgenterPgenterFeb 24, 2009

This is not the woman from Father of the Bride Part II or even Lemony Snicket.

beatrizDec 6, 2007

this is weird!LOL

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