B. J. Ward

actress and singer
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Betty Jean Ward (born September 16, 1944), professionally known as B. J. Ward, is an American actress and singer. She is the creator and star of Stand-Up Opera. She was born in Wilmington, Delaware. She toured with the Groundlings for a short while before starting her voice over career on Hanna-Barbera's Jana of the Jungle in 1978.[1]

From 1966 to 1978, she was married to pianist Donn Trenner. Later, she was married to director Gordon Hunt from 1995 until his death in 2016. They had a daughter.


  1. Don Heckman (March 13, 1987). "B.J. Ward: She Talks A Good Show". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved January 5, 2017.

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