Jayne Meadows Net Worth

Jayne Meadows Net Worth is
$10 Million

Jayne Meadows Biography

Jayne Meadows net well worth: Jayne Meadows was an American celebrity, writer, and lecturer who had a net worthy of of $10 million. Meadows was also a normal panelist on it game displays I’ve Got a Magic formula and To Tell the reality. Jayne Meadows passed on on April 26, 2015 at 95 years outdated. She was nominated for three Primetime Emmys during her profession. In 1983 she starred as Ruth Longer in it series IT ISN’T Easy. She starred as Alice Morgan in the series Great Culture from 1995 to 1996. Meadows had recurring functions in it series Risk, The Steve Allen Plymouth Present, The Crimson Skelton Hour, The Eleventh Hour, Meeting of Thoughts, Fantasy Island, and The Like Boat. She also starred in the films Undercurrent, Woman in the Lake, Dark Delusion, Tune of the Thin Guy, The Good fortune of the Irish, Enchantment, David and Bathsheba, IT JUST HAPPENED to Jane, University Confidential, Town Slickers, The Player, Town Slickers II: The Legend of Curly’s Gold, Gambling house, and The Story folks. Jayne Meadows was created in Wu-ch’ang, Heilongjiang, China in September 1919 and passed on in April 2015. Jayne Meadows starred as Nurse Chambers in the tv screen series INFIRMARY from 1969 to 1972. Jayne was wedded to Steve Allen from 1954 until his moving in 2000. Jayne was the elder sister of Audrey Meadows.

Known for movies

Quick Facts

Full NameJayne Meadows
Net Worth$10 Million
Date Of BirthSeptember 27, 1919
DiedApril 26, 2015, Encino, Los Angeles, California, United States
ProfessionAuthor, Actor
SpouseSteve Allen, Milton Krims
ChildrenBill Allen
ParentsFrancis James Meadows Cotter, Ida Miller Taylor
SiblingsAudrey Meadows
NominationsPrimetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress - Single Appearance in a Drama or Comedy Series
MoviesLady in the Lake, Song of the Thin Man, City Slickers, Undercurrent, The Story of Us, David and Bathsheba, Enchantment, City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold, Norman... Is That You?, Dark Delusion, College Confidential, It Happened to Jane, The Fat Man, Alice in Wonderland, The Parent Trap IV: Hawaiian Honeymoon, Miss All-American Beauty, The Luck of the Irish, The Ratings Game, A Masterpiece of Murder, James Dean, Starfest
TV ShowsHigh Society, Meeting of Minds, Medical Center, I've Got a Secret, It's Not Easy

Interesting Facts

1 Longtime friend of Julie London.
2 She is buried at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Hollywood Hills, California, beside her beloved husband, Steve Allen.
3 Attended an event at the American Cinematheque's Egyptian Theatre marking the 50th anniversary of the untimely passing of actor Tyrone Power. Four of his films were screened: Love Is News (1937), The Mark of Zorro (1940), The Razor's Edge (1946) and Nightmare Alley (1947). Also in attendance were his children, Tyrone Power Jr., Taryn Power and Romina Power, and other actors who have worked with him, including Coleen Gray, Piper Laurie and Terry Moore. [November 2008]
4 She quietly lived out her retirement in Encino, California until her death in April 2015.
5 She was a lifelong staunch conservative Republican and anti-communist.
6 Her first language was Chinese.
7 Her father was Francis Meadows Cotter, an Episcopal missionary. Her mother's name was Ida Miller Taylor.
8 In 1965, Jayne was attending college to study Chinese language.
9 In 1988, she received the "America Book Award".
10 She was the older sister of actress Audrey Meadows.
11 In 1991, she received the Women's International Center Living Legacy Award.


1 Often portrayed city girls, socialites and businesswomen
2 New England accent


1 I have this tremendous energy. I just loved and love life. I love it today. I never want to die.


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Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1996 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series High Society (1995)
1987 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Guest Performer in a Drama Series St. Elsewhere (1982)
1978 Primetime Emmy Primetime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress for a Single Appearance in a Drama or Comedy Series Meeting of Minds (1977)



The Story of Us 1999 Dot
Diagnosis Murder 1999 TV Series Connie Masters
Homicide: Life on the Street 1998 TV Series Mrs. Cochran
The Nanny 1997 TV Series Jayne Meadows
High Society 1995-1996 TV Series Alice Morgan
City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold 1994 Mitch's Mother
Tom 1994 TV Series Marianne
For Goodness Sake 1993 Short
Sisters 1993 TV Series Ida Benbow
The Player 1992 Jayne Meadows
Square One Television 1991 TV Series Lady Esther Astor Astute
City Slickers 1991 Mitch's Mom
Mathnet 1991 TV Series Lady Esther Astor Astute
Murder by Numbers 1990 Pamela
The Jackie Bison Show 1990 TV Movie Mrs. St. Fawn (voice)
Parent Trap: Hawaiian Honeymoon 1989 TV Movie Charlotte Brink
St. Elsewhere 1987-1988 TV Series Olga Osoranski
Crazy Like a Fox 1986 TV Series
The Love Boat 1978-1986 TV Series Janice / Mrs. Tate / Gwen Finley / ...
A Masterpiece of Murder 1986 TV Movie Matilda Hussey
Murder, She Wrote 1986 TV Series Lila Lee Amberson
Alice in Wonderland 1985 TV Movie The Queen of Hearts
Da Capo 1985 Mrs. Thomas
Hotel 1985 TV Series Fran Clark
Fantasy Island 1979-1983 TV Series Margaret Wharton / Beatrice Solomon / Contessa / ...
Matt Houston 1983 TV Series Holly Harkens
It's Not Easy 1982-1983 TV Series Ruth Long
Miss All-American Beauty 1982 TV Movie Gertrude Hunnicutt
Trapper John, M.D. 1980-1982 TV Series Melissa / Edwina Garth
Meeting of Minds 1977-1981 TV Series Catherine the Great Margaret Sanger Florence Nightingale ...
Aloha Paradise 1981 TV Series
Rise and Shine 1981 TV Series Mrs. Moffett
The Gossip Columnist 1980 TV Movie
Tenspeed and Brown Shoe 1980 TV Series Ruth LaCross
Hawaii Five-O 1979 TV Series Jessica Humboldt
Project U.F.O. 1979 TV Series Marlene Baker
The Paper Chase 1979 TV Series Marian Chandler
Have I Got a Christmas for You 1977 TV Movie Rita
Sex and the Married Woman 1977 TV Movie Irma Caddish
Switch 1977 TV Series Andrea
The Nancy Walker Show 1976 TV Series Georgia
The Practice 1976 TV Series Mrs. Milnor
Norman... Is That You? 1976 Adele Hobart
James Dean 1976 TV Movie Reva Randall
The Girl with Something Extra 1974 TV Series
Witness to Yesterday 1974 TV Series Cleopatra
Adam-12 1973 TV Series Ida Huntington
The New Temperatures Rising Show 1972 TV Series Miss Brandon
Medical Center 1969-1972 TV Series Nurse Chambers
Here's Lucy 1970 TV Series Laura Trenton
Love, American Style 1970 TV Series Tana Wright (segment "Love and the Many Married Couple")
Here Come the Brides 1969 TV Series Eleanor Tangiers
Now You See It, Now You Don't 1968 TV Movie Ida
Good Morning, World 1968 TV Series Mary Margaret
The Steve Allen Comedy Hour 1967 TV Series
The Eleventh Hour 1964 TV Series Mrs. Bredan
The Red Skelton Hour 1957-1963 TV Series Mrs. Cavendish / Gloria Dalton / Ruby / ...
The DuPont Show of the Week 1962 TV Series Myra
The New Steve Allen Show 1961 TV Series Regular
General Electric Theater 1960 TV Series Jean Fletcher
College Confidential 1960 Betty Duquesne
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show 1957-1960 TV Series Wife of Frankenstein / Comedian-Babies Nurse / Comedian-Babies Mother / ...
The Ann Sothern Show 1959 TV Series Liza Vincent
It Happened to Jane 1959 Jayne Meadows - Panelist
Studio One in Hollywood 1956 TV Series Leslie Abbott
Jane Wyman Presents The Fireside Theatre 1955 TV Series Alice
The United States Steel Hour 1955 TV Series Cora
Ponds Theater 1954 TV Series
Danger 1952-1953 TV Series
The Web 1953 TV Series
Suspense 1953 TV Series Helen Brady
Kraft Theatre 1952 TV Series
Pulitzer Prize Playhouse 1952 TV Series
Woman with a Sword 1952 TV Movie Anna Ella Carroll
Robert Montgomery Presents 1952 TV Series
David and Bathsheba 1951 Michal
The Fat Man 1951 Jane Adams
Enchantment 1948 Selina Dane
The Luck of the Irish 1948 Frances Augur
Song of the Thin Man 1947 Janet Thayar
Dark Delusion 1947 Mrs. Selkirk
Lady in the Lake 1947 Mildred Havelend
Undercurrent 1946 Sylvia Lea Burton


Alice in Wonderland 1985 TV Movie performer: "Off With Their Heads", "Can You Hear Us, Alice?"
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show 1958 TV Series performer - 1 episode


Fantasy Island 1983 TV Series story - 1 episode


The Adventures of Errol Flynn 2005 TV Movie documentary special thanks


Tyrone Power: Prince of Fox 2008 Video short Herself
Son of Fury: Behind the Scenes 2007 Video short Herself
Biography 2001 TV Series documentary Herself
Inside TV Land: The Honeymooners 2000 TV Movie documentary Herself
Love, Lust & Marriage: Why We Stray and Why We Stay 1997 TV Movie documentary
Steve Allen's 75th Birthday Celebration 1997 TV Movie documentary Herself
James Dean: A Portrait 1996 TV Movie documentary Herself
The 48th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1996 TV Special Herself - Nominated: Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series
The Bold and the Beautiful 1993 TV Series Herself
AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Elizabeth Taylor 1993 TV Special documentary Herself (uncredited)
Vicki! 1993 TV Series
Civil Wars 1992 TV Series Herself
Tom Arnold: The Naked Truth 2 1992 TV Special documentary Herself
Night of 100 Stars III 1990 TV Movie Herself
The New Hollywood Squares 1987-1989 TV Series Herself - Panelist / Herself / Herself - Center Square
Family Feud 1989 TV Series Herself
The Wil Shriner Show 1987 TV Series Herself
The 39th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1987 TV Special Herself - Nominee (as Jayne Meadows Allen)
The Love Boat 1987 TV Series Herself
The 38th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1986 TV Special Herself
All-Star Party for 'Dutch' Reagan 1985 TV Special Herself
The Ratings Game 1984 TV Movie Herself
Trivia Trap 1984 TV Series Herself
Match Game/Hollywood Squares Hour 1984 TV Series Herself - Panelist
Don't Ask Me, Ask God 1984 TV Movie Herself - Question Presenter
The 5th Annual Cable Ace Awards 1983 TV Special Herself - Presenter
Starfest: The Stars Salute Public Television 1983 TV Special Herself
Password Plus 1981 TV Series Herself
The 16th Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner of National Conference of Christians and Jews 1979 TV Special Herself
The Muppets Go Hollywood 1979 TV Special Herself (uncredited)
The 30th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1978 TV Special Herself - Nominated: Outstanding Lead Actress for a Single Appearance in a Drama or Comedy Series
The Mike Douglas Show 1964-1978 TV Series Herself - TV Personality / Herself - Entertainer / Herself - Actress / ...
The Cry of a Hurting World... I'm Hungry! 1977 TV Movie documentary Herself
Laugh Back 1976 TV Series Herself
The Merv Griffin Show 1965-1976 TV Series Herself
The Second Annual Comedy Awards 1976 TV Special Herself
Tattletales 1974 TV Series Herself
ABC Late Night 1974 TV Series Herself - Judge
The Joker's Wild 1974 TV Series Herself
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson 1967-1973 TV Series Herself - Guest
Celebrity Bowling 1973 TV Series Herself
All About Faces 1971 TV Series Herself
The Hollywood Palace 1968-1970 TV Series Herself - Sketch Actor / Herself / Singer
The Joey Bishop Show 1969 TV Series Herself
Della 1969 TV Series Herself
The Hollywood Squares 1967-1968 TV Series Herself - Panelist
Showtime 1968 TV Series Herself
The Steve Allen Show 1968 TV Series Herself - Comedienne
The Match Game 1965-1968 TV Series Herself - Team Captain
The Pat Boone Show 1968 TV Series Herself
The Steve Allen Comedy Hour 1967 TV Series Herself
What's My Line? 1954-1967 TV Series Herself - Panelist / Herself - Mystery Guest
I've Got a Secret 1952-1967 TV Series Herself - Panelist / Herself - Celebrity Guest / Herself - Guest
The Hollywood Stars of Tomorrow Awards 1967 TV Special Herself - Co-Host
The Milton Berle Show 1966-1967 TV Series Herself
The Jackie Gleason Show 1966 TV Series Herself
Hollywood Deb Star Ball 1966 TV Movie Herself - Co-Host
The Celebrity Game 1965 TV Series Herself - Panelist
Girl Talk 1965 TV Series Herself
The Steve Allen Playhouse 1963-1964 TV Series Herself
The New Steve Allen Show 1964 TV Series Herself
The Judy Garland Show 1964 TV Series Herself
The Art Linkletter Show 1963 TV Series Regular (Apr - Sept, 1963)
Password All-Stars 1961-1962 TV Series Herself
To Tell the Truth 1957-1961 TV Series Herself - Panelist
Miss Universe Pageant 1961 TV Special
The 33rd Annual Academy Awards 1961 TV Special Herself - Co-Presenter: Best Original Song
Here's Hollywood 1960 TV Series Herself
About Faces 1960 TV Series Herself
Masquerade Party 1957-1960 TV Series Herself
The Steve Allen Plymouth Show 1958-1960 TV Series Herself - Guest / Herself - Comedienne / Herself - Singer / ...
The Juke Box Jury 1959 TV Series Herself
This Is Your Life 1958 TV Series Herself
Tonight! 1957 TV Series Herself - Guest
The Name's the Same 1955 TV Series Herself - Guest Panelist / Herself - Contestant
Person to Person 1954-1955 TV Series documentary Herself / Herself - Actress
Your Show of Shows 1954 TV Series Herself - Guest Performer
The Colgate Comedy Hour 1952 TV Series Herself, Actress - Shampoo Commerical

Archive Footage

22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2016 TV Special Herself - In Memoriam
Casino 1995 Jayne Meadows

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