Janet started her career as an actress, all the way back in 1976 on the CBS variety show The Jacksons. She appeared on the popular TV show with her siblings, Tito, Rebbie, Randy, Michael, Marlon, La Toya and Jackie. It was the role that pushed her into the American conscious and solidified her as an equally bankable star and talent. Her "Mae West" impersonation took her around the country, as Hollywood and the globe made her into a role model for undervalued youth at a time when the television industry appealed overwhelmingly to wealthier audiences.
A highlight of her most hilarious moments can be found below: