Janice Pennington

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Janice Pennington’s Birthday Highlights

Birth Name

Janice Pennington

Eye Color


Place Of Birth

Seattle, USA


79 years old

Birth Date

July 08, 1942

Star Sign


Janice Pennington Facts

Child Star?



Former Model

Net Worth

$13 million

Current Partner

Carlos de Abreu


Ann Pennington


1.7m (5'7"")



Chinese Year

Year of the Horse

About Janice Pennington

Janice Pennington was featured as a Playmate in the famous Playboy magazine in 1977.

Janice Pennington's first job was as a dancer. She was seen on screen in 2005 in stage shows.

Janice Pennington is a former actress, model, and author from Seattle seaport city of Washington, United States. She was one of the models on 'Barker's beauties' on 'The Price Is Right.' She was with this show between 1972 and 2000 since its premiere as its longest-running model.

Her elder sister, Ann Pennington, is a fellow model. She is married to Carlos de Abreu, a writer. Please continue reading to learn more about Janice Pennington, including her childhood, net worth, and career below.

Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Janice Pennington's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Janice Pennington is $12.5 million as of 2022.

How much does Janice Pennington earn per year?

The exact amount of income earned by Janice Pennington is not yet known. Her current source of earnings is not known. Janice Pennington previously earned as a model.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Janice Pennington?

Janice Pennington is 5 ft 8 in (173 cm) in height.

How old is Janice Pennington?

As of 2021, Janice Pennington is 79 years old. She will turn 80 in July 2022.

Childhood And Education

Janice Pennington was born in Seattle, Washington, on July 8, 1942, under the zodiac sign of Leo.

Janice Pennington was born with blonde hair and blue eyes. Janice's full name is Janice Maurice Pennington. She has not revealed any details about her parents, and there is also no information available about her educational background.

Her elder sister is Ann Pennington, an actress and model who appeared on 'Card Sharks' and 'The Nighttime Price Is Right' with Dennis James as its host in 1976.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Janice Pennington's partner?

Janice Pennington's first husband was Glen Jacobsen. They appeared together on an episode of 'To Tell The Truth,' which was a daytime version. They separated in 1973. She then married Fritz Stammberger in 1974. However, he disappeared in 1975 while mountain climbing in Afghanistan. Janice Pennington married Carlos de Abreu in 1984. He is a writer from Mozambique.

Career And Professional Highlights

Janice Pennington first worked as a showgirl and dancer in Las Vegas around the age of 19.

Janice Pennington moved to New York to become a model, signing with Eileen Ford Agency. She was seen in more than 70 commercials for brands like Whirlpool and Dove. Janice Pennington became a regular on the 'Laugh-In' show in 1969. She was a model for the 'Price Is Right' show for 28 years, starting in 1972. Janice Pennington handed the microphone to Bob Baker, Tom Kennedy, and Dennis James.

Janice Pennington suffered a severe injury in 1988 the show after she got hit by a camera and fell off the stage, unconscious. She went through surgery and recovered after weeks of rest. Her last appearance on the show was in 2000. Janice Pennington was later dismissed from 'The Price Is Right' with many other staffers. However, there was no official reason given for the dismissal of Janice. Pennington was recently seen in 'Hopper/Wells,' a documentary movie about Orson Wells and Dennis Hopper in 2020.

Best Known For…

Janice Pennington is best known for being a model for 'The Price Is Right' and television series like 'Lucas Tanner,' as 'Lottie Garland' in 'Merry Gentleman, 'The Courtship Of Eddie's Father,' and 'Ironside.'

Other Interesting Janice Pennington Facts And Trivia

  • Janice Pennington is the co-founder of the annual Hollywood Film Festival.

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