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Janice Karman

1954-05-21 Los Angeles, California, USA

Image of Janice Karman


Janice Felice Karman (born May 21, 1954) is an American actress, film producer, record producer, singer, and voice artist. She is the co-owner of Bagdasarian Productions with her husband Ross Bagdasarian Jr. Karman was born in Los Angeles, California. Her father was psychologist Harvey Leroy Karman (born Harvey Walters). Her mother, Felice Karman, was also a psychologist. Karman played the role of Bunny in the 1975 film Switchblade Sisters (alternate title: The Jezebels), and Hank in the 1976 exploitation film Slumber Party '57. The focus of Bagdasarian Productions company is on creating albums, cartoons, and other products based on the Alvin and the Chipmunks characters, who were created by Bagdasarian's father Ross Bagdasarian, Sr., besides helping to produce the records and cartoons. Karman provides the singing voices of Theodore and the members of the female spin-off group The Chipettes: Brittany, Jeanette, and Eleanor (Dody Goodman also did the voice of Miss Beatrice Miller as well). In Little Alvin and the Mini-Munks, Janice also got to play the role of La-Lu. She originally voiced Theodore in the live-action/computer-animated film adaptation, but for promotional reasons Theodore was re-recorded by the singer and actor Jesse McCartney. However, her singing was kept in. Karman and her husband have two children, a daughter Vanessa (1986) and a son Michael (b. January 18, 1990).


Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip Theodore / The Chipettes (singing voice) 2015-12-17
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Driving Dave Crazy Theodore 2013-07-13
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Batmunk Theodore Seville, Brittany Miller, Jeanette Miller, Eleanor Miller 2012-07-10
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked Theodore / The Chipettes (singing voice) (uncredited) 2011-12-14
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel Theodore / The Chipettes (singing voice) (uncredited) 2009-12-21
Alvin and the Chipmunks Theodore (singing voice) (uncredited) 2007-12-13
Little Alvin and the Mini-Munks Lalu / Theodore / Brittany / Jeanette / Eleanor 2003-11-15
Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet the Wolfman Theodore / Brittany / Jeanette / Eleanor (voice) 2000-08-29
Alvin and the Chipmunks Meet Frankenstein Theodore Seville (voice) 1999-09-28
The Easter Chipmunk Theodore Seville 1995-04-14
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Trick or Treason Theodore Seville 1994-01-01
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Alvin's Christmas Carol Theodore / Grandma Seville (voice) 1993-09-29
The Chipmunks Rockin' Through The Decades Theodore / Brittany (voice) 1990-12-09
Alvin and the Chipmunks Go to the Movies: Star Wreck Theodore Seville 1990-11-10
Cartoon All-Stars to the Rescue Theodore (voice) 1990-04-21
The Chipmunk Adventure Theodore Seville / Brittany Miller / Jeanette Miller / Eleanor Miller 1987-05-22
Alvin Goes Back to School 1986-09-12
A Chipmunk Reunion Theodore Seville / Brittany / Jeanette / Eleanor (voice) 1985-04-13
A Chipmunk Christmas Theodore, Tommy's sister (voice) 1981-12-14
Breaking Up Is Hard to Do Beth 1979-09-05
Silent Victory: The Kitty O'Neil Story 3rd Teacher 1979-02-24
Slumber Party '57 Hank 1976-08-31
The Switchblade Sisters Bunny 1975-01-05
Wam Bam Thank You Spaceman Prostitute (uncredited) 1974-12-31