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Name: Janine Turner  
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Date of Birth: 6th December 1962
Place of Birth: Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
Profession: Actress
From Wikipedia, the free Encyclopedia
Janine Turner

Janine Turner (born Janine Gauntt December 6, 1962 in Lincoln, Nebraska and raised in Euless, Texas) is an American actress, best known for her starring role on the television show Northern Exposure from 1990 to 1995 and on General Hospital from 1982 to 1983.

At the age of 15 she left home to pursue a modeling career with the Wilhelmina Modeling Agency. She began her acting career in 1980, at the age of 18, in an episode of Dallas In 1983 she became engaged to Alec Baldwin but the two never made it to the altar.

After her breakthrough in Northern Exposure she appeared in the poorly received, big budget action film Cliffhanger, starring Sylvester Stallone. She currently lives on a ranch outside of Dallas, Texas with her daughter Juliette (born Nov. 22, 1997).

She is also known for her role as Dr. Dana Stowe on the Lifetime original series, Strong Medicine.

Selected Filmography

  • The Night of the White Pants (2006)
  • Strong Medicine (2000) (TV series) (2000–2002)
  • Leave It to Beaver (1997)
  • Cliffhanger (1993)
  • Northern Exposure (1990) (TV series)
  • Steel Magnolias (1989)
  • Another World (1964) (TV series) (1986–1987)
  • General Hospital (1963) (TV series) (1982–1983)

External link

  • Janine Turner at the Internet Movie Database

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