Jane Badler is a popular American-Australian actress and singer. She rose to stardom for her role as Diana, the main antagonist in NBC’s science fiction series V between 1983 and 1985. In 2011, Badler starred as an alien named Diana in the ABC version of V. This time, she’s the mother of the series’ main antagonist, Anna, who just so happens to be a suffragette with telekinetic abilities. Badler has released three albums and is a well-known nightclub crooner in Australia, where she resides. She starred in the paranormal horror film Surrogate (2022). Who Is Jane Badler’s Husband, Stephen Hains?
Jane Badler Age
How old is Jane Badler? She was born on December 31, 1953 in Brooklyn, NY. She is 68 years old, as of 2022. She as sons named Harry and Sam with businessman Stephen Hains. As per her education, her family is Jewish. Badler spent her teen years in Great Neck, New York. She moved to Manchester, New Hampshire when she was in high school. But tragedy struck when Badler was only 18 and her father and brother were killed in a plane crash.
Jane Badler Height & Weight
How tall is Jane Badler? She is 5 ft 6 inches tall and weighs around 64 Kg. Her attractive body measures 38-28-42 inches. She feels comfortable wearing 6.5 (US) size shoes. She looks elegant in her long and straight hair which is blonde in color.
Jane Badler’s Husband
Jane Badler married Australian businessman Stephen Hains in 1990. While she was filming Mission: Impossible in Australia, the pair met. Badler stayed in Australia while the couple moved to Melbourne. Couple is also blessed with children. They have two children. On January 7, 2020, Badler announced that her 27-year-old son, actor Harry Hains, died of a fentanyl overdose following a battle with “mental illness, chronic sleeping disorders, and addiction”.
Jane Badler Career
|Jane Badler||Acting Career Highlights|
|first television role||Melinda Cramer Janssen on the American|
daytime soap opera One Life to Live
|appeared in a 1979 episode||primetime series Fantasy Island|
|from 1981 to 1982||starred on The Doctors as Natalie Bell|
|from 1984 to 1985||V: The Final Battle (1984) and|
again on V: The Series
|in 1995||Snowy River: The McGregor Saga|
|In November 2020||played Lauren Balmer in Surrogate|
|released her second album||Tears Again, in 2011|
Jane Badler Musical Career Explored
Already an able singer when she competed in the Miss New Hampshire and Miss America Pageants, Badler forged a career in cabaret and on the stage in the 2005 Magnormos production of archy & mehitabel, based on Don Marquis’s books of poetry.
She has also performed in Sextet, Big Hair in America, and with renowned Australian director Robert Chuter she appeared in The Singing Forest, The Great Gatsby, and her one-woman show Shakin’ the Blues Away, all of which included singing. She has worked on numerous Magnormos productions including a performance of musical Rebecca and OzMade Musicals’ Aesop’s Fables.