Audrey Landers is an accomplished actor, singer, writer, director, composer, producer, and
business woman. She is best known to fans all over the world for her memorable role as “Afton Cooper” for eight
years on “Dallas” and her expansive television career spanning hundreds of television gigs in the 1980s and 1990s.
Miss Landers reprised her role in the recent remake of “Dallas” series on TNT.
Keeping it all in the family, her mother Ruth has managed and produced Audrey’s
career for over 30 years, and continuing their long-standing business partnership, Audrey and Ruth co-created Landers STAR
Collection, a women’s clothing and accessories company, providing affordable glamorous fashion to women across the globe.
Their fashion philosophy is, “Every woman is a star and she deserves to shine.”
As a teen, Audrey studied music
at the Juilliard School in New York, while majoring in psychology at Columbia University and landing professional acting roles.
She literally grew up in front of the camera and on stage. As a child and young teen in the 1970s, she starred on daytime
television (Secret Storm and Somerset,) followed by hundreds of guest roles in the 1980s and 1990s (Love Boat, Fantasy Island,
The Cosby Show, Murder She Wrote, Hotel, The Dukes of Hazzard, MacGyver, among others) and, of course, her long-run on Dallas
through the 1980s to the show's end in the 1990s.
During that time, she also became a popular frequent celebrity participant on every game show from Match
Game and Hollywood Squares to $100,000 Pyramid and Password.
In 1985, she starred as “Val”
in A Chorus Line: The Movie. In 1990- 92 she co starred as Charlotte on the daytime drama One Life to Live. She also
continued to perform live shows in Europe, Las Vegas and Atlantic City, headlining with Billy Crystal, Glen Campbell, Bob
Hope, Rich Little, and many more. She co-starred and/co produced films such as Ghost Writer and California Casanova.
boys at home, Audrey co-wrote 47 half-hour episodes and 200+ original songs and also performed in the award-winning
musical educational children’s television series, The Huggabug Club. The TV series was produced by Ruth, who donated
the series to public television for five years. The Huggabug Club continues to run on various stations today.
In 2008, Audrey
co wrote and directed "Circus Island," a full length feature film, produced by Ruth Landers. It was a family adventure
in more ways than one!
Miss Landers has appeared in a recurring role as "Veronica" on USA
Network’s Burn Notice. She also costarred in Fox Films remake, Bachelor
Party, and costarred as Nadia in the Jackie Mason feature, In a Pickle. She also continues to produce and
direct music videos for a variety of up and coming recording artists. Miss Landers reprised her series role of Afton in the
recent remake of "Dallas" on TNT Network.
While working in the U.S., Miss Landers was breaking records in Europe as a singer
and composer. She has earned 10 gold singles, four gold albums and two platinum albums.
In 2012, the Florida Motion Picture
& Television Association, Inc. voted unanimously to bestow its Lifetime Achievement Award upon Audrey Landers at their
22nd Annual Crystal Reel Awards.
had stayed somewhat under the radar and behind the scenes in the U.S., raising her twin sons, managing and mentoring her son,
Daniel Landers in his rising music career. She continues to be a record-breaking singer/songwriter in Europe (recording and
performing in several languages). A children’s book series is in the works, and Landers Productions is developing a
mock reality situation comedy based on - the Landers Family.