June Lockhart

June Lockhart


6/25/1925, New York, New York, USA

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Born in New York City, the daughter of actors Gene and Kathleen Lockhart, only child June made her professional debut at age eight in a Metropolitan Opera production of "Peter Ibbetson", playing Mimsey in the dream sequence. In the mid-1930s, the Lockharts relocated to California, where father Gene…more


Trivia and Quotes

  • Trivia

    • June and her daughter Anne appeared with Jose and Miguel Ferrer in the "Magnum P. I." episode, "Lest We Forget." The Anne and Miguel played their parents' characters in flashback sequences.

    • She had a cameo appearance in the film version of "Lost in Space." She played Will Robinson's school principal.

    • In the 1950s, she was a panelist, along with White House correspondents, on the TV quiz show "Who Said That?" (1948). Ever since then, she has had an open invitation to attend White House press briefings, which she considers fun.

    • She was fired from her "Miss U.S.A Pageant" co-hosting job because the association found out she was co-inhabiting with a much younger man.

    • June is an Ambassador of the California State Parks system.

    • Her daughter Lizabeth Lockhart appeared on "Petticoat Junction" (1963).

  • Quotes

  • she made her name playing in tv's "Lassie" opposite that dimpled dork john provost.

    "would you like some more coffee?", "dinner is ready", "let's pick some vegetables from the hydoponic garden" are some of the dialogue of june lockhart as maureen robinson. she was the real goody two shoes of the robinson family. she hardly was mean to anyone except occasionally dr. smith. "oh! dr. smith, how could you" was her favorite expression. it wasn't her fault, irwin allen just redused her part after the arrival of smith and the robot. i wouldn't have her any other way. she was the worrysome mother of the robinson clan. i really liked her in this rolemoreless